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Fermanagh and Omagh District Council becomes third in Northern Ireland to become a Living Wage employer

Unite Regional Secretary, Jimmy Kelly, calls on other councils to follow-suit and lead fight against poverty pay

Decision reflects growing confidence of trade union movement in council area… 254 more words

Press Releases

It’s Time for a Real Right to Work

In 1912, when the labor leader Eugene V. Debs ran for President for the fourth time as the Socialist Party candidate, in his acceptance speech… 433 more words

On Labor

Planned Meeting With Shadow Cabinet Over Samworth Dispute

We all reap the benefit of the struggles that trade unions have successfully waged against mean-fisted bosses and governments for well over a hundred years. No one would argue that things are anywhere near perfect at present, but this is nothing that collective organising cannot serve to remedy. 610 more words

Labour Party

Today’s News & Commentary — November 30, 2016

On Tuesday, the SEIU-backed Fight for $15 movement staged a nationwide “day of disruption” to demand, according to the New York Times and Politico, a $15-an-hour minimum wage, the right to form a union, and health benefits for low-wage workers.   312 more words

On Labor

Making it a just Christmas

December is nearly upon us and with it the Christmas celebrations are beginning. By the end of this week we’ll have already been to 4 Christmas parties! 660 more words

Environmental Justice