PCS members working for The Pensions Regulator in Brighton have begun a two-week strike for fair pay today.
Richard Price reports from the pension reform protests held across France this week - "the French public has resisted calls to ‘move on’, and polling indicates that two thirds of voters remain opposed to the changes" -
Richard Price gauges the mood of anger as demonstrators prepare to take further action against Macron's pension reform on May 1st.
"The French government cowers behind a wall of riot shields and police batons, using tear gas against protestors and legal threats against striking workers."
With pension age rises kicking off mass demonstrations against pension reform in France, Michael Roberts breaks down the neoliberal "reform" of the pensions system.
National demonstrations against Macron's pensions plans are under-way in France. The movements involved are fighting for the future of France's social model, writes Richard Price.