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A victory for domestic workers
Trade Unions

A victory for domestic workers

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) recently held its 99th conference, in which for the first time in history, a section was dedicated to the plight of domestic workers. Laura Sánchez Employers, governments, organisations and trade unions from all over the world have met to discuss the employment situation of this […]

Restaurant and hotel workers: Fair tips win:
Trade Unions

Restaurant and hotel workers: Fair tips win:

The fair tips victory won late last year by low-paid, mostly migrant and immigrant workers in London’s restaurants and hotels, was not just a victory for social justice. Paul Haste The victory proves that even the most vulnerable and marginalised workers can unionise and fight for their rights. After a […]

Union City, art & resistance
On Stage Trade Unions

Union City, art & resistance

The cuts announced in the United Kingdom have led to a springboard of responses—students, workers and communities protesting, discussions led weekly—and now, Union City is back with another night of artists expressing their opposition on Monday, 13 December at the Camden Barfly. Union City is a London-based collective of artists […]