Unions pay tribute to the workers who rushed to keep Londoners safe
Friday 24th Mar 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
SUPERMARKET security staff could soon be protecting Britain’s nuclear weapons under ideologically driven Tory plans to privatise the work, the Unite union warned yesterday.
The government is planning to privatise the Ministry of Defence Guard Service (MGS), which is responsible...
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
Coyne is betraying everything a trade union should stand for, argues ANN FIELD
posted by Morning Star in Features
HUNDREDS of workers at Britain’s two Trident nuclear weapons factories will walk out on strike today in a long-running dispute over pensions.
The strike is the latest in a series at Aldermaston and Burghfield Atomic Weapons Establishments (AWEs) in Berkshire.
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Unite leader McCluskey hits back at ‘backstabbing’ deputy Labour leader
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
CAN any Labour Party member imagine Tony Blair’s deputy John Prescott doing the rounds on TV and radio studios to wallow in his own disloyal and dishonest conduct?
Would Harriet Harman as Gordon Brown’s deputy leader have done so even despite nursing a justified grievance...
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
by Lamiat Sabin and Felicity Collier
SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell warned Labour deputy leader Tom Watson yesterday against meddling in the Unite leadership race after the latter claimed there was a “hard left” plot to seize control of Labour.
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
EXPLOITATION of construction workers is driving employees to suicide, new figures revealed yesterday.
Labourers in the construction industry are three times more likely to take their own lives than the national average, data from the government’s Office of National Statistics...
MAKE no mistake — the artificial row being gleefully whipped up over the relationship between Unite, the Labour Party and Momentum is simply another stage in the campaign to remove Jeremy Corbyn.
Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson can huff and puff about...
Monday 20th Mar 2017
A MEDIA attempt to embarrass Unite leader Len McCluskey over alleged involvement in a “hard-left plot” by Momentum was dismissed by the union yesterday.
The Observer newspaper claimed that a “secret recording” of Momentum founder Jon Lansman — actually...