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50,000 march on the Tories

Dave Stockton writes, according to Greater Manchester Police a column of some 50,000 demonstrators threaded its way through the streets of the city centre in a route which passed within…

CWU national reps meeting kicks off fight against Royal Mail privatisation

By a CWU postal rep…

Militant tactics deliver results at Hovis

A strike by 220 machine operatives and cleaners at the Hovis factory in Wigan shows that determined action backed by militant tactics and labour movement solidarity can beat the bosses.…

Bring on the ballot and vote yes! [Postal Workers Bulletin 12.09.13]

Click to read as PDF Strike threat rattles Coalition, makes investors wary: Bring on a strike ballot & let’s all vote yes!   CWU postal members will be balloted for…

CWU Bulletin: vote ‘Yes’ for action to stop privatisation

CWU leaders have called a ballot – with a ‘yes’ vote we could on strike by 10 October. The only way to scupper privatisation is to strike and show potential…

Is this our last chance to unite the resistance?

By Jeremy Dewar / 02 September 2013 David Cameron broke off his fourth summer holiday in an attempt to stampede parliament into supporting military action against Syria. But Ed Miliband,…

Royal Mail privatisation: workers prepare to fight

By a CWU rep Earlier this month, 500 full-time Communication Workers Union reps and officials, gathered in London for an emergency “policy forum”. They voted unanimously for a national strike…

Retail workers escalate fight for fair pay in the USA

By KD Tait / Saturday 10 August, 2013 Last week retail workers’ campaign for $15 an hour and the right to unionise took another step forward with thousands joining strikes…

Liverpool: council workers set to strike

Unite and GMB members employed in highways, grounds and maintenance work  will stage a 24 hour strike on Friday 9 August after rejecting a below-inflation pay rise. They will strike…

Solidarity with Bridgwater Delivery Office posties

Postal workers at Bridgwater Delivery Office in Somerset are on strike against imposed “summer savings” (workload hikes) and management bullying. Royal Mail are refusing to suspend a senior manager while…