The Tory Strikes Bill is making it's way through parliament despite mass opposition in the streets, at picket lines and in the House of Lords. George Binette writes on the defence of the right to strike.
Defend the Right to Strike: Emergency Protest on Monday – PCS
"Every union member is under attack from these new laws. We must defend the right to strike" - the TUC's emergency demo takes place on Monday, May 22nd.
Rana Plaza: Ten Years Later – The TUC
"As we mark the 10 year anniversary of the heart-breaking events at Rana Plaza, it is important to remember workers require our solidarity as much now as they did in 2013."
Budget 2023… was that it? – The Trades Union Congress
‘Was that it?‘ - a Budget with no ambition, more of the same at best, and basically ignoring the most pressing problems facing the UK.
Pay up chancellor, or the doom loop will never end – The TUC #Budget2023
"Nothing like this has ever been endured by workers in modern history" - ahead of the Budget, the TUC reports that further cuts will only deepen the crisis.
TUC hosted delegation on Palestinian rights
the TUC recently hosted a delegation in support of our work on respecting Palestinian rights and international law - meeting parliamentarians and raising violations of Palestinian rights.
Keynes and the left – Michael Roberts
Responding to a recent report from the TUC, economist Michael Roberts presets an in-depth critique of Keynesian economics for the left.
TUC Committee Statement on Gender Recognition Reform
"We are appalled by the UK Government’s decision to block the Scotland Gender Recognition Reform Bill" - TUC' LGBT+ Committee Statement on Gender Recognition Reform.
MPs must reject government’s “cynical” bill to protect the right to strike – TUC
"The right to strike is a fundamental British freedom – but this government seems determined to attack it" - the TUC calls on MPs to reject the legislative attack on workers' rights.
Defending the right to strike – TUC
"The UK already has some of the most restrictive trade union laws in the world – but workers have been pushed into action by a government and employers that won’t listen."