Newham council in east London has passed a motion opposing academies, following a series of strikes by school workers.
UCU union members are in buoyant mood, and suspicious of bosses’ motives
Jeremy Corbyn has come under massive pressure from right wing Labour politicians to back staying in the European single market, which enforces austerity and privatisation.
University vice chancellors are claiming millions in expenses to swan around in fancy hotels and posh restaurants while workers face savage attacks on their pensions
Pickets were out in force today for the second day of a two-day university strike
Workers at three east London schools struck together yesterday—with lively picket lines joined by parents, teachers, and support workers
Marches, demonstrations and student walkouts marked the first day of a university workers’ strike today.
VIDEO - Why university workers are right to strike
Striking UCU member Josh Hollands explains what's behind the universities strike today.
Universities across Britain were covered with pickets today as UCU union members struck over pensions.
Around 40,000 university workers will strike today in the opening shot of a battle for education
Workers and parents are united in this battle for education
This week we’ll be taking part in the biggest strike in Britain since the junior doctors’ strike. And we plan escalating strikes over the next three weeks, ending with a five-day strike in March.
At least 404 refugees died trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea in the first six weeks of 2018
Health campaigners are celebrating after they forced Labour-run Lewisham council to reverse hundreds of thousands of pounds in cuts to children’s mental health services.
Over 250 parents, nursery workers and trade unionists vowed to stop nursery closures in Salford, Greater Manchester, at a meeting last Saturday.
Disabled benefit claimants have suffered over a million sanctions since the Tories came to office in 2010
Around 200 people rallied to defend the NHS in Ealing Town Hall in west London last Tuesday night. The rally was called by the Ealing Save Our NHS campaign.
THE justice4Grenfell campaign’s billboards drove through Westminster last Thursday, demanding truth and justice for those who died in the fire at Grenfell Tower
There was a big shift in Swansea last Saturday. All Swansea area Labour MPs, alongside assembly members, council leaders, activists and victims of austerity united in a protest against Tory cuts.
Royal Mail workers in Leeds protested last Saturday against the closure of their delivery office