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ASU(NSW-ACT) Sec. Sally McManus: Unions Support Democratic Reform & A Democratic ALP

Sally McManus , Secretary of the ASU – NSW & ACT Branch, addressed the NSW state Labor Conference today and stated that it is important that trade unions have a say in parliament to protect workers rights and conditions from being stripped by employers who are anti-union.   98 more words

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Liverpool: James Larkin march 2014

Pictures from the James Larkin march 2014….

Liverpool Old Blind School trade union mural

Deteriorating mural at the Merseyside Trades Union centre aka Old Blind School, Hardman St, Liverpool.

Artist: Mick Jones (1944-2012)

PCS – stop sanctioning people or fuck off

Whilst I have found it difficult to find accurate figures, it would seem that in the last year at least 530,000 claimants have been ‘sanctioned’, including over 100,000 people with physical or mental health problems. 464 more words

The Green Party Support for the 10th July Strikes.

Members of  Leeds Green Party including Leeds West PPC Andrew Pointon were proud to be part of a 5000 strong strike march in Leeds city centre. 334 more words

Andrew Pointon

Lessons from Shantigram: Is this the shape of things to come in new India?


As India’s new administration comes into power, unions in Ahmedabad are facing barriers from both employers and state as they battle to raise awareness of workers’ rights. 314 more words

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