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14 June 2017

Young workers in unions earn 20% more

Want a pay rise? Join a union. That's the message from recently published government data showing that being in a trade union increases pay for the majority of workers, writes Tessa Warrington, PCS union rep.

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6 June 2017

Huge crowd turns out to hear Jeremy Corbyn

Tyneside turned out en masse to hear Jeremy Corbyn speak in Gateshead

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24 May 2017

Work doesn't pay: Tory policies have meant another wages cut

While wages still sit 16 a week below their 2008 pre-recession peak, government figures have shown that the Tories have pushed pay 'growth' back below inflation - meanwhile, Corbyn pledges a higher minimum wage, end to the public sector pay cap, and ban on zero-hour contracts

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17 May 2017

Kick out the Tories: For a Corbyn-led government

Fight for jobs, pay and services: "The Conservative Party has always been the true party of workers," claims Theresa May. What a joke! Try telling that to the millions of workers living on poverty pay, in precarious employment.

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17 May 2017

Corbyn's alternative for young people

Free education, EMA, 10/hr, no zero-hours: Jeremy Corbyn's manifesto has been greeted with enormous enthusiasm by working class people but especially by young people.

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17 May 2017

Tories out! Corbyn can win with socialist policies

Build a new workers' party. take the wealth off the 1%: An overview of Jeremy Corbyn's manifesto.

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10 May 2017

US: women ice hockey players' strike threat wins living wage

On 15 March, a group of women in the US announced a strike that became headline news across the country

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3 May 2017

Buy your ticket now for the political event of the year: Socialism 2017

20% discount available now: We are very excited to announce Kshama Sawant, fresh from the fight against Trump, Seattle's socialist council member who led the successful fight for a $15 an hour minimum wage and much more!

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3 May 2017

Jeremy Corbyn's workers' charter

Restoring, defending and strengthening trade union rights - as the most effective way to fight for more secure employment and better wages - is a major theme of the programme

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26 April 2017

How Blairism sank its claws into the Labour Party

2nd May, as well as being in the midst of preparations for the upcoming snap election, marks 20 years since another general election - the one in 1997 which brought Tony Blair and New Labour to power.

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26 April 2017

TUSC's programme for jobs and services

Steve Williams, TUSC candidate for Doncaster mayor, sent his apologies to a Chamber of Commerce invitation

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26 April 2017

Workplace news in brief

Short reports on some of the latest trade union struggles including the CWU conference latest and a London security strike.

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12 April 2017

Derby teaching assistants accept offer to end pay dispute

Following negotiations and a ballot of Unison members the Derby teaching assistants' dispute ended on 5 April. The members voted nine-to-one to accept the offer from Derby council.

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8 April 2017

Victory! Health workers walk out against attack from boss

'We'll defend our rights' - was the message from 160 domestics

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5 April 2017

Homeless due to the housing crisis

A recent meeting of Waltham Forest Housing Action, set up by the local trades council, heard from several housing campaigns and people affected by the housing crisis. One was Claire Murphy, who told her story.

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5 April 2017

Solid Picturehouse picket and protest

Around 30 striking workers and their supporters gathered outside Hackney Picturehouse on 31 March for a three-hour protest and picket. This marked the sixteenth strike organised by these workers since October 2016.

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5 April 2017

Them & Us

It's one world for the super-rich, and another one for the rest of us including top bosses' wages, luxury goods and licence fees.

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5 April 2017

Fight Tories' callous cuts pushing 200,000 more kids into poverty

A raft of callous Tory measures starting on 6 April will push another 200,000 kids below the breadline, according to the Child Poverty Action Group.

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15 March 2017

Disabled workers deserve a living wage

Rosa Monckton, one of the trustees of Team Domenica, a 'charity' which claims to help disabled people get into work, has said that businesses should be allowed to pay disabled people less than the minimum wage.

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8 March 2017

MPs take 1k raise

Put MPs on workers' wages: 18% worse off. The Institute for Fiscal Studies calculates that UK households will have living standards 18% lower by 2021 than they would have been had the economic crisis never happened.

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