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22 March 2017

Fight Tory attacks on women and children

Four million kids in poverty, single parents to lose 2,850, and a paltry 5 million to help mothers back into work

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15 March 2017

Glenfield heart unit: "Children will die" angry parents tell NHS England

"Can you imagine how we feel knowing that our precious daughter could have to travel for hours in an emergency situation to get to life saving surgery when she may not have hours? If you go ahead with your proposal children will die, it's a simple as that. How can that ever be an acceptable outcome?"

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8 March 2017

Struggling to care against a backcloth of cuts

The following is an account of years of struggle by parents of a disabled child to secure the proper resources to meet their daughter's needs. A situation made more difficult by draconian cuts in funding local services.

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8 March 2017

Workplace news in brief

Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles including Bromley library victory, academy opposition in Camden and a Liverpool dockers strike.

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1 March 2017

Fight like Poplar's women councillors to change the lives of family carers

Even in the heyday of the welfare state, parents of disabled children received little help, understanding or support. The Tories want to drive us back to the days when family care was the norm

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28 February 2017

Heart centre closure consultation 'farce'

Families of heart patients at the threatened East Midlands Congenital Heart Centre at Glenfield Hospital have condemned NHS England for a "totally inadequate" public consultation

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11 January 2017

Closing of the children's centres could cost lives

Children's centres in Liverpool are at risk of closure with many unsure about their future. With the government making cuts to a much-needed service, do they not realise how detrimental it could potentially be to parents and children?

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14 December 2016

Education for all - not exam factories

It is without doubt that our children are the most tested in the world.

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7 December 2016

Spain: Government forced back by Student Union mobilisations

Just days after the last general strike that was called by the Sindicato de Estudiantes against the "Revalidas Fanquistas" (introduction of matriculation), we have been proved correct in what we always said - struggle works.

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30 November 2016

Leicester playground protest

Leicester's adventure playgrounds are used by over 10,000 children citywide. The city's Labour council plans to close them. Parents and campaigners lobbied the council in protest.

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28 September 2016

"Suspended adulthood" the norm for young people

A damning study by the Young Women's Trust has found that 18 to 30 year olds are living in a "suspended adulthood" due to a combination of lack of work and low pay.

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28 September 2016

NHS heart centre campaign intensifies

The fight to stop the closure of the East Midlands Congenital Heart Centre at Glenfield Hospital, Leicester, stepped up a gear following a hugely successful public meeting on 24 September.

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27 July 2016

Pent Valley school closure judicial review blocked

The campaign to save Pent Valley School in Kent has had its application for a Judicial Review refused.

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29 June 2016

Stand up for education!

NUT members in England voted 91.7% 'Yes' for strike action

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22 June 2016

Parents in Leeds discuss attacks on education

"I want my children's education to not be jam-packed full of pointless tests that I can't do!" was just one of the posters filled in by angry parents at a public meeting in Harehills, Leeds on 9 June.

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1 June 2016

George Tomlinson school: Academy fears

Parents of pupils at George Tomlinson primary school are furious. They fear their east London school could become an academy. Academy company Lime is on an expansion drive and has installed its own staff at the school.

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1 June 2016

Pent Valley campaigners take council to judicial review

Kelly Griffiths, parent of a year 10 student at Pent Valley, is taking legal action against Kent County Council

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11 May 2016

Let kids be kids: children 'strike' against Sats tests

Along with thousands of other children, my daughter went on strike on 3 May. She was aware she was on strike and why, and this in itself is a valuable lesson in standing up for what you believe in.

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23 March 2016

Uniting to defeat John Roan academy plans

The government has declared that it will begin forcing all schools to become academies. This is a huge attack which requires a huge response from the trade unions, teachers, parents and students.

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23 March 2016

Joyless recovery

18. The supposed economic recovery of recent years has been joyless for the overwhelming majority. A study by the London School of Economics has shown that real median wages fell by almost 10% from 2008

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