Tag: Mark Serwotka

Popular coalition against austerity
Politiks Struggles Workers

Popular coalition against austerity

The cutting measures undertaken by David Cameron’s Conservative government  continue to face opposition. On Saturday 22 June there will be a meeting to join forces against these policies.   Since the introduction of austerity measures in the UK, the welfare state has been threatened. Similarly, the rights of workers are […]

Protests arise from salary cuts
Struggles Workers

Protests arise from salary cuts

They could mobilise more than 250,000 public sector workers. The date will be the 5th. of April, a date that marks the end of the tax year 2012/13, and the moment when new contributions will be applied.   The deficit contingency plan of the British Government has been the main […]

November: United against austerity
Struggles Trade Unions Workers

November: United against austerity

Unions and activists are calling for action against cut-based measures undertaken in the UK with potential for a general strike. The event will take place on March 16th. The austerity decisions reached by various European countries have resulted in a number of protests across the continent. The general strike which […]