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Brixton Rises Up As Rage Against The Rich Explodes Across The Capital

On the Sunday Politics show yesterday Labour’s Tessa Jowell admitted that her party’s proposed three year tenancies are voluntary.  Tenants will be able to ‘negotiate’ a three year contract but landlords will be under no obligation to provide one. 750 more words

Fighting Back

Workers Memorial Day Event

Here is a message about Workers Memorial Day from our friends at the Trades Council

Dear comrades,

 

Please see below details of this year’s Workers’ Memorial Day event at St Thomas Church, County Durham, supported by County Durham Trades Union Council (CDTUC). 517 more words

Week Of Action Against Workfare And Sanctions Begins Tomorrow: Events Announced So Far

No workfare. No sanctions. Whoever wins we will resist!

Latest details at: http://www.boycottworkfare.org/?p=4239

25th April, London – Sanction Greenwich & Bexley Community Hospice Shops: http://www.boycottworkfare.org/?p=4298… 145 more words

DWP

Strike action confirmed for Ambulance Service on May 6th

Thursday 23rd April

Newsdesks

Unite’s Ambulance Service members will join Translink workers for twenty-four hour stoppage on May 6th

Union members across health service to refuse to work unpaid overtime from April 30th… 249 more words

Press Releases

County Durham Socialist Clothing Bank.

Amazing. Just amazing. Since our appeal for prom dresses a fortnight ago we have received over 40 stunningly beautiful, gorgeous, some still brand new dresses in various colours, shapes and sizes, Check out the Facebook page  299 more words

Deconstructing The So Called Jobs Miracle And Why It Has Nothing To Do With Iain Duncan Smith

Repeatedly over the last few months the Tories have cheered that there are more people working than ever before as if this was some kind of fucking miracle.  874 more words

Welfare Reform