Cameron issued with court threat even as government
Wednesday 20th Apr 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
PCS Scottish secretary Lynn Henderson condemned the Trade Union Bill as an “overt ideological assault on our members, on our movement and on our class” at the STUC Congress yesterday.
Speaking at the Morning Star, People’s Assembly and Scottish Left Review fringe...
Tuesday 19th Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
JOURNALISTS vowed to fight the Tories’ vicious Trade Union Bill “by whatever means necessary” at their conference at the weekend, writes Peter Lazenby.
Delegates at the National Union of Journalists (NUJ) conference in Southport voted unanimously to resist the Bill,...
Monday 18th Apr 2016
LEFT-WING barrister John Hendy QC condemned the “pernicious” Trade Union Bill yesterday.
He warned the National Union of Journalists conference that the Bill was a particular threat to collective bargaining.
Mr Hendy listed some of the Bill’s vicious clauses...
Saturday 16th Apr 2016
by Jamie Caldwell
Friday 1st Apr 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
By Denise Christie
Tuesday 22nd Mar 2016
FRANCES O’GRADY has pledged to throw everything she has at the Tories in a last-ditch bid to stop the Trade Union Bill.
The TUC general secretary had said she was prepared to “throw the kitchen sink” at the government when it published the Bill weeks after the last...
Monday 21st Mar 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
by Diana Holland
Wednesday 9th Mar 2016
LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn and singing socialist Charlotte Church will put on a display of “trade union pride” today with hundreds of Welsh workers.
The high-profile pair will be among politicians and celebrities marching through Cardiff alongside steel workers, teachers...
Saturday 5th Mar 2016
Lords urge Tories to dilute changes to party funding
Thursday 3rd Mar 2016