Figen Yuksekdag refuses to enter court after delegation barred
Tuesday 19th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in World
8.20 Bomb goes off on 8.20 London Tube line
9.30 Planned announcement of TfL jobs cull is quietly spiked
Saturday 16th Sep 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Fourteen unions demand 3.9 per cent rise for cash-strapped members
COLOMBIA’S peace agreement is the most valuable asset of the country’s people, but it is under threat from the “far right” and the rich, Congress heard yesterday.
Trade union leader Huber Ballesteros told TUC delegates in Brighton that the deal offered hope, but...
Thursday 14th Sep 2017
TRADE UNIONS pledged solidarity with progressive forces in Turkey yesterday and vowed to build a mass campaign for the release of jailed Kurdish leader Abdullah Ocalan.
Unite delegate Tommy Murphy told TUC delegates that the situation in Turkey has “dramatically...
Ambassador warns of obstacles to rebuilding
Wednesday 13th Sep 2017
MILLIONS must mobilise to deliver Jeremy Corbyn’s vision of a society for the many not the few, TUC delegates heard in Brighton yesterday.
CWU general secretary Dave Ward called for a “million workers [to get] out on the streets” at a Morning Star...
Unions will increase awareness in the British workplace
Tuesday 12th Sep 2017
MINISTERS must stop playing political games with members over pay, warned Prison Officers Association (POA) general secretary Steve Gillan in Brighton yesterday.
Speaking exclusively to the Star, Mr Gillan said he wasn’t holding his breath on rumours of a...
MPs ‘must defend all lawful industrial action’
Monday 11th Sep 2017