Tag Archives: TUC

Today seems like a good day to debunk some public service pension myths…

Public Service Pensions – myth and reality

30th June 2011 Alice Hood TUC Today seems like a good day to debunk some public service pension myths… Myth [...]
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After the cuts protest, what next?

The huge turnout of protesters means the TUC is burdened with great expectations; now unions must push the cuts campaign [...]
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250,000 or more on TUC demonstration

An estimated 250,000 or more people attended today’s demonstration. [...]
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ACT NOW to save Iranian trade unionist Mansour Osanloo

As Iranian people demonstrate for freedom on the streets of Iran’s major cities, the TUC is joining Amnesty International to [...]
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TUC statement on the union industrial response to government spending cuts

We await reports from inside today’s TUC meeting. Below is the response of Brendan Barber. Fearing the discussion on “coordinated [...]
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Hundreds to lobby TUC leaders, demanding national demo against Con-Dem cuts

Hundreds of angry union members from across Britain will gather in Manchester this Sunday (12 September) for a vocal lobby [...]
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RMT motion at TUC calls for coordinated strike action, national demonstration and link up with community groups in fight against the cuts

Publication Date: August 2 2010 TRANSPORT UNION RMT has tabled a motion for the TUC Congress in Manchester in September [...]
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Call on TUC to scrap Cameron invite

The following motion was passed unanimously at last night’s meeting of the Bristol and District Amal. Branch Central Committee. The [...]
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RMT's Bob Crow calls for emergency meeting of Trade Union Congress to plan co-ordinated action against Government attacks on jobs, pay and pensions

TRANSPORT UNION leader Bob Crow today issued a call for an emergency meeting of the Trade Union Congress to be [...]
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The right to strike under threat – a European Taff Vale?

SOLIDARITY Editor Martin Wicks examines the implications of two recent injunctions against strike action by UNITE and the RMT. This [...]
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South West Trades Unionists support call for Trades Councils' rights

This is a Bridgwater TUC Press release on a debate which took place at the AGM of the South West [...]
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TUC win 'Pole tax' reform for Polish workers over-paying tax

An important victory here which indicates the benefits of union membership for migrant workers and should help in the unionisation [...]
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