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Refuse workers in Hull are out to give the bosses hell


Workers at the Orion recycling plant in east London struck last week without going through all the usual balloting requirements last week—and won their demands within hours.

Tories sneak out immigration reports


The Tories tried to smuggle out five reports into their racist immigration policies last week in the hope they wouldn’t be noticed

Multidisciplinary art will leave audiences Misty-eyed


Right from the misty start to the blazing end this play holds your attention.

Teachers must push pay fight after NUT conference


Teachers could be heading for a national strike ballot over pay. Delegates at the NUT union conference in Brighton last weekend passed a motion calling on the union to launch a “vigorous campaign” over pay.

Family of Kevin Clarke call for truth about his death


Kevin died after coming into contact with the police on 9 March in Lewisham, south east London.

March demands justice for Christopher Alder


A powerful protest marked 20 years since Christopher's death in police custody in Hull

Teachers at union conference support Palestine, oppose Islamophobia and defend Jeremy Corbyn


Anti-racism was a big theme of NUT teachers’ union conference this week

Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi on the charges of antisemitism and Labour


Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi from Jewish Voice for Labour spoke to Sadie Robinson about the hypocrisy of the right over antisemitism.

Teachers ready to fight for the future of education


This year’s NUT union conference in Brighton has seen fury at the Tories' assault on schools.

After racists march in Telford - oppose the FLA in Manchester


Around 200 people joined a racist march in Telford on Friday.

Revolt grows against proposed universities pensions deal


An e-ballot on the offer begins on 4 April. It's urgent to fight for a No vote.

College strikes reject rotten pay offer - and fight for education


Workers across six further education colleges came to the end of a three-day strike on Thursday. The walkout hit five London colleges and Sandwell College in the Midlands.

UCU moves to a ballot on new offer. Vote No and build strikes


The campaign to reject has already begun. #RejectUUKdeal

Acton high school out for two days


NEU union members at Acton High school in west London began a two-day strike on Tuesday. Workers are in dispute over three issues – bullying, management’s response to behaviour issues and a planned takeover by Ark.

Welcome to strike country - inside the spreading US teachers' strikes


An inspirational fight by West Virginia teachers has inspired teachers and other public sector workers

Reports round up: Grenfell survivors to wait a year for homes


Survivors and those displaced by the Grenfell Tower fire could be waiting over a year to get rehoused, according to the government.

Aberdeen bus drivers vote to shift resistance up a gear


Striking bus workers in Aberdeen voted unanimously to escalate their action at a mass meeting of over 150 people last Wednesday.

Newham victories show we can beat academies and the cuts


Parents, teachers and campaigners in Newham, east London, are celebrating several victories over academisation after strikes and protests.

College workers reject bosses’ money lies and strike to demand higher pay


Workers across six further education colleges began a three-day strike on Tuesday in an ongoing dispute over pay and conditions

Wigan NHS workers take on outsourcing - and the former Labour MP at the heart of it


Hundreds of low-paid health workers in Wigan are resisting bosses’ attempts to outsource their jobs to a firm run by their former Labour MP.

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