THE shadow chancellor outlined plans yesterday that Labour will put in motion if it kicks the Tories out of office at the next general election.
John McDonnell said that, within its first 100 days in government, the party would scrap the hated Trade Union Act that has limited...
Wednesday 15th Jun 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Neoliberalism at the heart of the EU project, bakers are told
Tuesday 14th Jun 2016
A FAST-FOOD restaurant worker said yesterday that she was paid £43 for a 10-hour shift merely because she is aged under 25.
April Walcott told delegates at the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU) conference that lower pay for young workers is “deeply...
It is about time that the profit-makers got a little more of the profits when the profit-takers divide the pie, says
Monday 13th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
Long-serving employee of Tory donors is pushed out after reporting efforts to undermine minimum wage – and another union rep’s job is also threatened
Thursday 9th Jun 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
DAVID CAMERON cynically offered a “guarantee” of workers’ rights yesterday if Britain stays in the European Union — just weeks after hitting trade unions with fresh restrictions.
The Tory Prime Minister twice used a speech during a cross-party Remain campaign...
Tuesday 7th Jun 2016
FOOD-PROCESSING workers in Yorkshire completed their second 48-hour strike yesterday over their bosses’ bid to slash wages by 33 per cent, writes Peter Lazenby.
The Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union (BFAWU), which represents most of the 800-strong workforce at Pennine Foods...
posted by Morning Star in Britain
THREE unions hit out at the “anti-worker” EU yesterday in a joint statement opposing Britain’s membership.
Rail unions RMT and Aslef and bakers’ union BFAWU set out the left agenda for Brexit, distancing themselves from Ukip’s “fortress...
Thursday 19th May 2016
TORY BICKERING is drowning out workers’ concerns over the European Union, a top trade unionist warns today.
Senior Conservatives were in a state of panic last night as London Mayor and aspiring prime minister Boris Johnson announced his support for a British exit from...
Monday 22nd Feb 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
Cameron forced to cancel Cabinet as negotiations continue
Saturday 20th Feb 2016