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8 November 2017
Paul Randall was a former sheet metal worker and founding member of our Huddersfield branch in the 1980s
7 November 2017
Fight for socialism! The Paradise Papers have reignited working class anger at massive inequality under capitalism
3 November 2017
Derek Robinson, one of the most famous trade unionists of the 1970s, has died aged 90
1 November 2017
Over 1,000 teachers, staff, parents and students put the question to MPs on 24 October: "What are you going to do to end the school funding crisis?"
18 October 2017
'Southampton Fair Funding for All Schools' brought teachers, students, TAs, heads and parents onto the streets on 14 October to protest against the growing crisis in Southampton schools. The action took place ahead of the national lobby of MPs at Westminster on 24 October, which the campaign has built for.
11 October 2017
A standing ovation greeted Jeremy Corbin's pledges on housing at Labour's conference: to stop 'social cleansing' regeneration schemes and give residents a vote on regeneration proposals; to build more council homes and to control rents.
27 September 2017
Leicester Socialist Party and the National Shop Stewards Network (NSSN) attended an emergency branch meeting for workers from Tulip, a food processing plant in Coalville. The members present on 24 September voted unanimously to ballot for industrial action due to a series of abuses by their employers.
6 September 2017
Schools return this week for a new academic year with the usual mix of emotions but with the prospect of budget cuts lingering in the background
30 August 2017
UK education spending is behind many eastern European countries, according to EU figures
9 August 2017
In Peru, the working class are fighting against sharp attacks on healthcare, education and working conditions. Doctors and teachers are striking nationwide.
26 July 2017
120,000 children are currently in temporary accommodation according to the Local Government Association (LGA)
5 July 2017
Strike to smash the cap: A stark new report by the government's own advisors on public sector pay has shown that there was a 6% drop in average wages from 2005 to 2015
21 June 2017
Trade unions representing housing workers, firefighters and teachers draw on their expertise to demand immediate action after Grenfell
31 May 2017
The Conservatives' manifesto pledges a slashing of school budgets unseen in generations
31 May 2017
Education workers, parents and students are uniting in protest
24 May 2017
Rhodri operated in a period before austerity, when some small reforms could be delivered without a major battle - but had also started implementing cuts
24 May 2017
In Bristol, schools are due to lose more than £32 million, the equivalent of 1,000 teachers.
8 May 2017
Tenants refuse to pay outrageous 40% rent increase
26 April 2017
200 staff and parents marched through the streets of Catford in support of Forest Hill School, Lewisham, south London on 22 April
19 April 2017
The main theme at the Easter conferences of the education unions NUT, ATL and NASUWT is one of a fightback taking place
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