Workers

Unite against the cuts
Trade Unions United Kingdom

Unite against the cuts

Unemployment is growing, and workers all over the UK are becoming more anxious about job security, education and health service. Is there an alternative to the massive cuts being made by the government to pay down the deficit? There is an alternative, says Unite the Union, one that is more […]

Network X mobilising the opposition
Struggles United Kingdom

Network X mobilising the opposition

They are calling a gathering on the weekend of the 15th of January in Manchester for all networks, affiliations, organisations and individuals alike against both cuts and capitalism to join and unite as one powerful community. Since the Coalition has come into power they have responded to the tough economic […]

Tax corporations, not the poor
Struggles United Kingdom

Tax corporations, not the poor

This will be one of many calls reverberating through the streets of central London on January 15th, as protesters plan to demonstrate against the 2.5% increase in VAT. The event’s organisers UK Uncut plan to meet outside the Vodafone store at 350 Oxford Street at 1pm and move on to […]

The Black Lists
Struggles

The Black Lists

Every fight has its price and sometimes one of these is the stigmatization of the workers who organize for their rights. This could mean that workers are not able to find employment as easily or that companies fabricate excuses to dismiss them. Jacob Lagnado These cases demonstrate that blacklists exist […]