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So far as may be Lawful

In a recent provocative article for The Guardian the Unite General Secretary Len McCluskey explains the background to a recent Rules change in the Union’s constitution that could pave the way for a major showdown with the the next Government (if Conservative led) over its trade union legislation. 1,221 more words

Trade Union Rules

Successful schools' strike in Lewisham against plans for academy status

Ian Crosson reports on last week’s strikes in Lewisham schools against academisation

On Tuesday 24 and Wednesday 25 March there was a very well supported strike in the three Lewisham Borough secondary schools in south east London who are part of the Prendergast federation. 386 more words

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Dunnes Stores Workers To Strike Against 'Precarious' Working Conditions

Dunnes Stores workers will go on strike Thursday 2nd April after their employer ‘refused to enter negotiations with them through their union’.

The planned industrial action is over issues such as secure working hours and earnings, job security, fair pay and the right to trade union representation’. 88 more words

Ireland

Randoms : Sorry!

I am so sorry for being MIA, school has been crazy these past few weeks for me. I’m a marketing major and let me tell you this, there are a lot of group projects. 106 more words

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EAC unions call off strike

EAC workers demonstrating in Nicosia earlier this week (Christos Theodorides)

By Andria Kades – The Cyprus-Mail

UNIONS representing workers at the Electricity Authority of Cyprus (EAC) on Thursday called off their planned strike action, after the government agreed to delay the first stage in a process seen as culminating in the power utility’s privatisation. 535 more words

Property Management

A Note to SoPhiA

“We have a surprising number of defectives in the Party. Either it is because of the circumstances under which we work – or the movement itself promotes a selection of defectives.” 855 more words

Philosophy

Striking U of T staff to vote today on accepting binding arbitration

WATCH: Striking U of T staff to vote on accepting binding arbitration

TORONTO – University of Toronto teaching assistants currently on strike will vote Thursday afternoon whether to accept the… 184 more words

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