POSTAL WORKERS are about to start a vote on the "new" "Way Forward" agreement backed by their bosses and union leaders.
Socialist Worker sellers were out last week campaigning over the crisis in the health service. At Paisley's Royal Alexandra Hospital 40 papers were sold, while 17 were sold at Homerton Hospital
DAVE Carr, UNISON union branch chair at London's UCLH hospitals, has been threatened with derecognition as a union rep by management. This is the latest attack on the union by the NHS trust's bosses....
MORE ACTION is being organised in defence of Mumia Abu-Jamal, the award winning black US journalist
THE GRIM reality of Labour-led Glasgow City Council's plans to privatise all its secondary schools is becoming clearer.
Lecturers strike over tea breaks...
"BUT WHAT would we do without capital?" They were the words of London mayor hopeful Glenda Jackson last week.
TONY BLAIR has been forced to promise to spend more money on the NHS. He says he will bring Britain's health spending in line with the average in the European Union.
"OUR WORK is vital to healthcare. Are we supposed to survive on fresh air?" That was the response of one hospital porter to the new three year pay offer
A LIBEL case which began in the high court last week centres on the greatest crime in history, the Holocaust - the Nazis' murder of six million Jews.
AROUND 100 people attended a hustings for London mayor organised by the GMB union Heathrow airport last week.
ABOUT 150 people gathered in London last Saturday to discuss building on the victory against the World Trade Organisation in Seattle last November.
WORKERS AT Schott Industrial Glass in Newton Aycliffe have been left reeling by the surprise announcement of 54 redundancies
Scottish CND picket
NEW Labour has repeatedly told us that private money is the best way to finance services like the NHS
ITN NEWS could be blacked out next week after journalists and technicians voted 80 percent for strikes. The vote by members of the NUJ and BECTU unions was over proposals which will disrupt workers' ...
Global warming is melting the frozen bedrock on which the Alps rest, scientists have found.
HOME SECRETARY Jack Straw was heckled when he arrived at Edge Hill University College in Ormskirk, Lancashire, last Friday.
THE GOVERNMENT has changed its plans for stakeholder pensions to favour employers.