Tag: wages

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 […]

Rights and legal reform
Struggles Trade Unions Workers

Rights and legal reform

The new legalisation establishes cuts in social spending which will have repercussions on the most vulnerable sector of society. Immigrants should know about certain measures which they can take to ensure that their worker’s and human rights are not violated.   The austerity measures imposed by European governments regarding cuts […]

Chile: equality, but “in progress”
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Chile: equality, but “in progress”

The South American country is experiencing noticeable growth within the global economy, but social inequality, an out-dated education system and the nature of its labour market could pose a threat to its future. . Ramón Alabau . Chile is synonymous with economic growth. Data published by a number of international […]

Spanish migrants: without rights
Migrants Multiculture

Spanish migrants: without rights

As many as 200,000 Spaniards are thought to have migrated to the UK in the past year. However, falling migrant wages and the issue’s total absence from Spanish public policy has put many migrants in a vulnerable position. – – Inés Giménez – The majority of migrants registered in the […]