Category Archives: Trade Unions

Unite warns voters ‘Tories are no friends of the North’

The Conservative Party is ‘no friend of the North’ but instead the party of the ‘leafy shires and the lucky few’, Unite the country’s largest union is warning. Billboards carrying that message will appear across the North of England today … Continue reading

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Finnish Unions Create New Industrial Union

Three Finnish trade unions have come together to create a new union – the Finnish Industrial Union. The merger was initially repoerted on this site in December 2016. The industrial and general union TEAM, the Metal Workers’ Union and the … Continue reading

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What Is Really Happenning In Venezuela – Watch Here.

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Labour’s Workers Charter

At last a radical employment rights programme set out by the Labour Party – can anyone disagree with these proposals? LABOUR’S WORKERS CHARTER Give all workers equal rights from day one, whether part-time or full-time, temporary or permanent – so … Continue reading

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Brexit, UK Automotive and Implications For Industrial Policy

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United Steelworkers Convention 2017 – Len McCluskey

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United Steelworkers Convention 2017 – Tony Burke

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United Steelworkers Convention 2017 – Free Trade

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United Steelworkers Convention 2017 – Power Of Unity

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McCluskey demolishes Jack Dromey MP as an ‘Olympic Sized Self Publicist’

Unite’s Len McCluskey demolishes Jack Dromey MP as an ‘Olympic Sized Self Publicist’ and reveals far from ‘saving the car industry’ Gerard Coyne has never set foot in JLR.  Speaking recently to shop stewards and members at Unite’s biggest branch … Continue reading

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