TORY governments rarely allow anything to obstruct big business profits, so Communities Secretary Sajid Javid’s green light for Cuadrilla’s fracking trial comes as no surprise.
Giving the go-ahead to extraction of gas at Little Plumpton by horizontal drilling through...
Friday 7th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Labour pledge to build public-sector homes will widen inequality,’ says minister
Tuesday 4th Oct 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
SAJID JAVID must press Tata to “stick to its promise” and secure thousands of jobs in the ailing steel industry, unions said ahead of a crunch meeting with bosses in India today.
The Business Secretary will arrive in Mumbai this morning for talks with Tata’s board,...
Friday 8th Jul 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Tories shut TUC out of Brexit talks
Wednesday 29th Jun 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
Unite lodges claim with employment tribunal
Tuesday 7th Jun 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
An open letter from ARTHUR SCARGILL, former NUM president
Monday 6th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
BRITAIN’S 130,000 steelworkers could face poverty in retirement after Tory ministers unveiled plans yesterday to illegally downgrade their pensions.
The government announced that it could abolish some Pensions Act statutes that ensure pension increases match RPI inflation.
Friday 27th May 2016
TORY ministers cannot look at an industrial crisis without viewing it as an opportunity to slash workers’ share of the wealth that their labour creates.
That is the logical conclusion to draw from Business Innovation and Skills Minister Sajid Javid’s proposal that Tata...
Unions warn cuts will lead to PO’s destruction
Wednesday 18th May 2016
Government bows to pressure to support ailing industry
Friday 22nd Apr 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain