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Austerity, unemployment and poverty
Struggles Workers

Austerity, unemployment and poverty

In order to speak out against the cutbacks that the British government is imposing – cutbacks that affect the rights of workers – protests in the UK are being organized for the 1st of May.   International Workers’ Day has always been a date for social and labour demands. It […]

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 […]