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Workers at Sheffield jobcentre shows the way to fight - others must join them

20 June 2017
Workers at Sheffield Eastern Avenue jobcentre ended five days of strikes on Friday of last week.

PCS union reps discuss next steps after rolling strikes at the EHRC come to an end

13 June 2017
Rolling strikes by workers in the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) ended in Manchester last week.

Workers fight planned closure of Sheffield jobcentre with a five-day strike

13 June 2017
Jobcentre workers in Sheffield began a five-day strike on Monday of this week against Tory plans to close their office.

EHRC strikes roll on to Manchester

06 June 2017
Rolling strikes against budget cuts and redundancies at the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) entered their final week this week.

Jobcentre workers strike against closures in Sheffield

06 June 2017
The general election has not stopped workers from taking up the fight for their rights—and that must continue whatever the result.

Week-long strikes at Equality and Human Rights Commission roll into Cardiff

30 May 2017
Workers at the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) struck in Cardiff this week.

Hope for a Corbyn win is enthusing trade unionists - and can inspire a fightback

30 May 2017
Kicking out the Tories on 8 June could make society better, people across Britain told Socialist Worker

Take to the streets to kick out the Tories, trade unionists decide at PCS conference

30 May 2017
The PCS union has committed to use the final weeks before the general election to campaign against austerity and racism.

PCS conference hears of workers' actions and plans for more

23 May 2017
At the recent conference for the PCS union, workers discussed strike action for disputes with EHRC and the DWP

EHRC strikers resist the onslaught on public sector jobs

16 May 2017
Workers at the Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) are fighting sackings brought on by Tory budget cuts.

Mark Serwotka - let’s support Jeremy Corbyn, and build struggle too

02 May 2017
PCS union general secretary Mark Serwotka says resistance must be increased in the run-up to 8 June - not put on hold.

PCS union members resist closure of a job centre office in Sheffield

25 April 2017
PCS members at Sheffield Eastern Avenue job centre are showing a clear determination to stop the closure of their office going ahead.

Reports round-up

04 April 2017
BMW workers are gearing up for a pensions fight, workers are rallying over civil service pay, Lambeth libraries are facing attacks and Unison union NEC voting opens

Workers 'living hand to mouth' hold national protests over public sector pay cap

04 April 2017
Civil service workers in the PCS union took part in a national day of action against low public sector pay today, Friday.

industrial reports round up

28 March 2017
Fujitsu IT services workers struck last Friday and again on Monday to defend their jobs and livelihoods from the firm’s cost-cutting.

Reports round up: More cinemas join Picturehouse dispute

21 March 2017
Workers across the Picturehouse cinema chain struck last Saturday.

Reports round-up: Nazis drowned out in Alloa

14 March 2017
Nazis drowned out in Alloa

Lift the pay cap, says PCS

07 March 2017
The PCS union is set to launch a national campaign over low pay with a day of protest on 31 March.

EHRC must escalate fight

07 March 2017
Workers at the Equality and Human Rights Commission are determined to keep fighting after seven of them were sacked by email while on strike last month.

PCS union should call strikes over threat to job centres

21 February 2017
Resistance to Tory plans to axe half of job centres in Glasgow is growing.

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