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Posted on 27 November 2012 at 11:04 GMT

Video of Defend the Unison Four campaign

Four Unison members, all members of the Socialist Party, recently made legal history in defending the right of union members to defend themselves from being attacked by union bureaucracies seeking to silence them.

The four were disciplined by Unison on trumped-up charges of racism, after producing a leaflet at the 2007 Unison conference that challenged the Standing Orders Committee about ruling resolutions off the conference agenda.

Now, five and a half years later, Unison has caved in and accepted that it has acted illegally.

For ReelNews video, go to: http://youtu.be/HDdKmGNAYLw

For Socialist Party article, go to: historic-victory-for-witch-hunted-unison-four

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