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Bosses evict terminally ill residents for making ‘loss’


Care home residents in Doncaster were told last week they would be evicted in 30 days because their residence is “not sustainable”.

Fighting back pays out in Swansea


Health workers at three hospitals in South Wales have forced a pay rise of up to £1,900 from bosses after a one-day walkout in January.

Fujitsu pickets brave weather to deliver a shutdown


Workers at IT services firm Fujitsu struck last Friday—and planned further walkouts on Friday this week and next Monday.

Transport round up: Drivers should derail the shoddy deal on Southern


Southern Rail train drivers will be balloted on a new deal agreed between their Aslef union leaders and bosses at Govia Thameslink Railway.

Reports round up: More cinemas join Picturehouse dispute


Workers across the Picturehouse cinema chain struck last Saturday.

Len McCluskey embarrassed in campaign email ‘error’


Days before voting starts in the Unite union’s general secretary election, incumbent Len McCluskey’s campaign has been caught sending members false information.

Nuclear workers bring their AWEsome power to bear on bosses


Workers at the Atomic Weapons Establishment (AWE) were set to take the first of a new round of eight 24-hour strikes on Thursday of this week and Monday of next.

As May triggers Article 50, the EU is still no alternative


New EU attacks on Greek workers and on refugees are a reminder that our task is fight for a left Brexit

Tens of thousands join demos to stand up to racism


Successful demonstrations last Saturday show the potential to build bigger resistance to the racist right

Cleaners strike for equality at university in London


Cleaners at the London School of Economics (LSE) university began a 48-hour strike today

McDonald's workers ordered not to be political online


McDonald’s fast food stores are clamping down on trade union activists.

Tory schools funding plan provokes parents' fury


Parents are hitting back at Tory plans to slash schools' money.

Aslef union leaders strike another rotten deal with Southern bosses


Aslef union leaders and bosses at Govia Thameslink Railway, which runs Southern rail, have agreed a deal to be voted on by train drivers.

Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism


Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism

Tens of thousands march against racism


Thirty thousand people demonstrated in London today in a great show of determined unity against racism.

GALLERY - Anti-racist unity in the streets of London


30,000 people joined the Stand Up To Racism march in London

GALLERY - Glasgow says no to racism


Around 3,000 people joined an anti-racist march in Glasgow

VIDEO - Anti-racists march in London


Footage from the 30,000-strong Stand Up To Racism demonstration in London

Labour activists slapped down by party officials for opposing free school


Labour Party officials have threatened to suspend one of their own constituency parties for campaigning against a free school

Thirty days notice of eviction for care home residents


Care home residents in Doncaster—including many receiving end-of-life care—were told last week they were being evicted

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