Unite frontrunner pledges to investigate claims that officials shopped militants
Monday 19th Dec 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
CONSTRUCTION union Ucatt has welcomed a parliamentary early day motion tabled by Labour MP Stephen Hepburn calling for London’s Crossrail to improve industrial relations.
Mr Hepburn tabled the motion on Monday amid concerns over blacklisting of trade union activists and...
Thursday 24th Nov 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
A NOTORIOUS developer at the heart of Britain’s blacklisting scandal has been slammed in the Scottish Parliament for still refusing trade unions access to building sites.
Construction giant Laing O’Rourke gave funds to the now defunct Consulting Association, which compiled...
Friday 18th Nov 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
CONSTRUCTION workers in Scotland launched a series of protests yesterday against developer Laing O’Rourke over its involvement in blacklisting.
The company is known in the construction industry for its aggressive opposition to trade unions.
Union Ucatt and its members are...
Friday 4th Nov 2016
BlacklistedDirected by Tom Wood5/5
CONSPIRATORIAL bosses, undercover police, rigged courts, telephone tapping, victimisation, bullying, appallingly dangerous working conditions, workers dead and injured. Not a pretty list,...
Friday 14th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Arts
The Blacklist Support Group wants the people responsible for ruining countless lives to be grilled in court so that the truth of the scandal is fully exposed, writes Davie Smith
Friday 7th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
GAIL CARTMAIL outlines her union’s practical proposals to stamp out a practice that ruins innocent workers’ lives
Thursday 14th Jul 2016
Unlike the Blairites, Corbyn and McDonnell have a long history of defending trade unionists in struggle. In their hour of need we must decide whose side we are on, says DAVE SMITH
Friday 1st Jul 2016
BOSSES who blacklist workers should face “criminal penalties,” according to a Manifesto for Labour Law unveiled yesterday.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell and shadow trade unions minister Ian Lavery were due to speak last night at the launch of the manifesto, which was...
Wednesday 29th Jun 2016
Revellers join in for Sean Taylor track singalong
Saturday 25th Jun 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain