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Union delegates challenge New Labour

Issue No. 1751

Union delegates challenge New Labour

DELEGATES AT the post office workers' CWU union conference last weekend fired a shot across New Labour's bows.

They voted for national strikes in the event of Post Office privatisation. Anger with New Labour was so great that a substantial minority of delgates voted to consider freeing up the union's funds to back socialist candidates.

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Sat 9 Jun 2001, 00:00 BST
Issue No. 1751
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