Workers at Lambeth College are on strike today,Thursday, against hated new contracts.
The UCU union members had planned to begin an indefinite strike today. But bosses got an injunction to stop them
Angus was picketing in Clapham. "The injunction could backfire on them
“People are really angry and I think more will join the union.”
Workers plan to re ballot for indefinite action.“It's just made us more determined
Striker Jean said
"It will just harden up opinion.”
The union's original ballot showed a strong mood to fight–with a 95 percent vote for action on a 70 percent turnout.
Striker Johnny said
Bosses want to force workers to work longer too.
Workers from other unions including the NUT and Unison visited pickets today to show support. They brought collections and food for strikers.
Lecturers from other colleges came too. And at Clapham
Strikers are confident. When asked if they could win Jean replied
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