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Workers must not pay the price of Carillion collapse

Thousands of workers for failed outsourcing and construction firm Carillion are anxiously waiting to discover what is happening to their jobs.

Birmingham home care workers plan strikes to save the service

Home care workers in Birmingham were set to strike for a second time between 12 noon and 2.30pm on Tuesday of next week.

Residents are told to pay up or burn

Landlords and building managers are still dragging their feet over essential fire safety work in the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire.

After Claire Kober quits in Haringey - turn the tables on pro-cuts Labour councils

Defeat for the Labour right in Haringey could spur wider resistance, writes Alistair Farrow

Cuts are to blame for the NHS winter crisis—‘health tourism’ is a racist lie

Shadow health secretary Jon Ashworth pledged last week that a Labour government would defend the rights of EU migrants working in the NHS.

University workers name dates for 14 pension strikes

UCU union members are building the campaign to defend their pensions—and finding that the momemtum that led to a high turnout to vote is still there, reports Sadie Robinson

Anger drives the further education battle over pay

Workers at 19 further education colleges are fighting to get the vote out in strike ballots over pay.

Fight to win the vote for pay battle in local government

There’s a chance to give new life to the sruggle over pay in the public services after a key Unison union body voted against the pay offer in local government

Doncaster protest defends woman who is fighting domestic violence service cuts

Protesters gathered to defend South Yorkshire Women’s Aid and Louise Harrison.

Anti-racists ruin Enoch Powell supporters’ day in Wolverhampton

Anti-racists protested outside a meeting debating the legacy of racist Tory MP Enoch Powell in Wolverhampton on Saturday.

Strikers from three disputes unite in Manchester

Strikers from First Bus, Mears and Fujitsu came together to support one another - and discuss how to won

Anti fascists meet to say, ‘Never again!’ on Holocaust Memorial Day

Meetings have been organised by Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) and Unite Against Fascism (UAF).

At the Presidents Club: Tory donors, Labour businessman

Attendees have tried to defend the event, but it's indefensible

NHS rally hears from Jeremy Corbyn - now march on 3 February

Some 1,500 people joined a Labour Party rally for the NHS in the Methodist Central Hall in central London on Thursday night. 

The Haringey Development Vehicle is on the ropes - now fight to put it down for good

The HDV is a 'social cleansing' redevelopment affecting seven estates and 4,000 households. A demo and vote on 7 February could kill it.

Updated: Inside the Presidents Club - a glimpse at a world of ruling class sexism

Undercover reporters at the Financial Times newspaper have shone a light on the vile harassment of women carried out by men at the top of society.

Three Manchester disputes to link up for day of coordinated action over jobs and pay

Strikers in Manchester from three long-running disputes are rallying together this week against penny pinching bosses.

Nurse speaks out—‘Join our vital health protest’

Health workers are calling on people to join the demonstration on Saturday 3 February in central London.

Keep up the Glasgow equal pay fight

Low paid women workers are one step closer to justice in their decade-long fight against Glasgow City Council. But they have to keep up the pressure.

Vote yes for Further Education pay strikes

Workers at 19 further education colleges began balloting for strikes over pay this week.

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