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14 October 2015
There are only three places in England the homes would be cheap enough to buy on the new £9 'National Living (minimum) Wage': Barrow-in-Furness, Southport, and Hull.
30 September 2015
On 4 October thousands will throng through the streets of Manchester to demonstrate against a vicious government of the rich. As the popularity of Jeremy Corbyn's Labour leadership campaign has shown, big numbers of people want an alternative to austerity.
9 September 2015
Are schoolchildren getting more badly behaved? If so, why?
24 June 2015
The emergence of a new younger generation of activists is a shot in the arm to older workers who are perhaps feeling a little down after the Tory election victory.
18 March 2015
Assem Allam, multi-millionaire owner of Hull City AFC, has issued eviction notices to community sporting organisations which use City's facilities, writes Eric Kelly and Phil Culshaw.
4 March 2015
Councillors in Leicester and Hull put forward anti-austerity budgets
25 February 2015
Review: Turning the Tide: Turning the Tide by local historian Rupert Creed is a true story, detailing the 1968 tragedy that saw the loss of 58 Hull trawlermen's lives
25 February 2015
Councils across the country are setting budgets, again forcing through tens of millions - in some cases hundreds of millions - of pounds of cuts
3 December 2014
Provocative staff survey clearly designed to help slash workers' terms and conditions
19 November 2014
Hull: A year after determined Hull council trade unions stopped the worst attacks of a Labour-led council on it workforce, the council leadership is now preparing the way for a fresh onslaught
23 July 2014
Over 300 people gathered in Hull to protest at the continued bombing and blockade of Gaza by Israeli armed forces. Speakers described the horrors and oppression experienced on a daily basis in Gaza
18 June 2014
The Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) campaign in Yorkshire was a success before a single vote was cast
7 May 2014
Standing 560 TUSC candidates for the local elections is a magnificent achievement; but unfortunately it is short of the too-high requirement for a national election broadcast, writes Dave Nellist, National chair, TUSC.
28 February 2014
It was no surprise to campaigners and trade unionists in Hull that the Labour council has agreed cuts of £48 million to services over the next two years with a loss of up to 500 jobs
27 November 2013
The threat of industrial action by Hull council unions has forced a climb-down by the authority in its attempts to impose huge cuts in terms and conditions
27 November 2013
Russ Bowering has won a victory against victimisation by Hull waste disposal contractor FCC
9 October 2013
More than 30 socialists of all ages met in Hull recently to hear Tony Mulhearn link the struggle of Liverpool City Council in the 1980s to the emerging battle to defend jobs and services in Hull today
25 September 2013
It has been a week of twists and turns in the battle to defend terms and conditions for Hull council workers, writes Mick Whale.
18 September 2013
Hull city council workers have rejected the worsening of terms and conditions
19 July 2013
An emergency Local Government committee of Hull council Unison branch voted unanimously to recommend to members the rejection of management's cuts
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