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20 October 2021

Fight for a socialist recovery

For higher wages, permanent jobs, fully funded services. Boris Johnson and the Tories' talk of a 'high-wage economy' will stick in the throats of workers at Weetabix, Clarks and elsewhere.

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20 October 2021

University workers ballot for strike action

University and College Union (UCU) members in universities are being balloted over whether to take industrial action in two disputes

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20 October 2021

Napo AGM 2021: Union placed on war footing

"Should this engagement with the employer not result in an improved offer, formal notice of a trade dispute should be lodged and members balloted on industrial action, including strike action and action short of strike action."

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20 October 2021

Gwent valleys Stagecoach bus drivers strike for fair pay

It was pouring with rain but pickets had been out since 4am this morning at Blackwood, Cwmbran and Brynmawr Stagecoach depots fighting for a decent pay rise.

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20 October 2021

Scunthorpe scaffs strike for pay

"The picket line is here and we're not leaving": Around 60 scaffolders, members of Unite the Union, who work on the maintenance contract at British Steel in Scunthorpe, are on all-out strike to win the industry rate for the job

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20 October 2021

Obituary - Tony Davison: "I work for Militant, but Laing's pay my wages"

Socialist Party member Tony Davison, from Beverley in East Yorkshire, has sadly passed away. He will leave a huge hole. Our thoughts are very much with his wife Sue and his family.

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13 October 2021

College strikes continue into third week

UCU strikes have continued into their third week at five FE colleges

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13 October 2021

Workers need a pay rise

Prepare for coordinated trade union action: After a decade of austerity, followed by a devastating pandemic and with prices rising - workers are ready to struggle for a pay rise. Health unions Unison, RCN, Unite and GMB ran ballots on the 3% NHS pay offer over the summer, and all came back with a resounding rejection and a willingness to fight.

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13 October 2021

Fight for the pay rise we deserve

Saviour Boris is at it again! At the Tory party conference, he criticised bosses for shortages due to failure to invest in people and pay. A sentiment that, if it stood alone, we could agree with. But

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13 October 2021

National Education Union deputy general secretary election

'Why I'm voting for a fighting strategy to win on workload, pay and cuts': Socialist Party member and teacher Martin Powell-Davies is running as a candidate for National Education Union (NEU) deputy general secretary

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6 October 2021

Scunthorpe steel scaffolders strike for pay rise

"I've worked here eleven years and only ever had one pay rise", one scaffolder told me on the picket line. Another added: "That was three years ago but was self-funded!"

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6 October 2021

Unison LG members reject insulting pay offer

In a Unison consultative ballot of local government workers, 79% of members in England, Wales and Northern Ireland who voted put a cross on the ballot form to reject the employers' insulting offer of 1.75%

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6 October 2021

Coordinated FE strike against measly pay offer

College workers at ten University and College Union (UCU) branches initiated strike action as part of a coordinated fightback on pay on 28 September

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6 October 2021

Youth Fight for Jobs - why we're marching on 9 October

"One month I didn't have any money at all": On 9 October, Youth Fight for Jobs is organising protests and marches in 14 towns and cities. This is just after the Tories remove the safety net of furlough, which will disrupt the lives of up to one

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6 October 2021

Railway bosses cook the books in another capitalist market failure

In an episode of the classic Channel 4 sitcom, Father Ted claimed the money was "just 'resting' in my account" when desperately trying to explain away some financial irregularities.

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6 October 2021

Glasgow's equal pay battle set to re-erupt

Three years ago this month saw an heroic 48-hour mass strike for equal pay. 8,000 Glasgow council workers, organised by Unison and the GMB, took the action. The majority female workforce had been underpaid

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6 October 2021

Pay NHS and care staff to address worker shortages

Boris Johnson's suggestion of a pay rise for HGV drivers to attract more workers into this essential job is very welcome

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6 October 2021

NEU: National executive agrees campaign on pay

Vote Martin Powell-Davies for DGS to ensure a campaigning, socialist lead from the top: Socialist Party members on the National Education Union (NEU) executive are able to report to their members that, following the national executive meeting that took place on 2 October, there will now be a national campaign on pay, including 'potentially' industrial action

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6 October 2021

Unite health members say no to 3% and vote for action

Health service members of Unite the Union in England have voted by 90% to reject the government's 3% pay offer for this year.

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29 September 2021

End profit-fuelled crisis

Queues at petrol stations, fuel bills rising, the risk of empty supermarket shelves for Christmas - all symptoms of a sick system.

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