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Unite the Union NEC: cuts are not the answer

Unite’s executive last week hardened its policy against government cuts, distancing itself from the Labour front bench “too far, too fast” line, and offering support to councillors who support UNITE’s…

Draft Constitution of the Grassroots Left (GRL) proposed by the London GRL

1. Preamble The GRASSROOTS LEFT is an organisation that is worlds apart from the ‘broad lefts’. We aim to build a rank and file movement controlled by its members themselves.…

Jerry Hicks’ supporters found Grass Roots Left in Unite

A national conference of around 50 trade union activists saw the official launch of the Grass Roots Left, a rank and file grouping based in Unite, earlier this month. Unite…

CWU conference calls for 24 hour general strike ‘before its too late’

The TUC came under pressure today to call a 24-hour general strike against the coalition government’s all-out assault on workers and future generations “before it’s too late”, writes Louise Nousratpour…

Tory teacher launches campaign for flagship ‘Free School’

Katharine Birbalsingh wowed the Conservative Party conference with her tales of a south London school, which was “out of control” supposedly because white liberal teachers were afraid of punishing black…

BA workers should reject shoddy deal

A terrible deal is on the table at British Airways (BA)—and the Unite union is backing it, writes Sadie Robinson from socialistworker.co.uk. Read more……

Civil servants vote for ballot over mass strikes

Build a rank and file movement inside Unite

Unite Grassroots Left – the rank and file group set up after Jerry Hicks’ strong campaign for general secretary in Britain’s strongest trade union last year – held its first…

Strike against the coalition’s cuts

There have been two events in the last few months which have shown that we have the power to beat the government. The first was when the students occupied the…

New healthworker network launched

HEALTH WORKERS have formed a new rank and file network to stop the attacks on the NHS. NHS staff are dedicated to the services we provide. Many of us didn’t…