21 April 2020
More than 5,000 people are being made to go into work to operate the government’s payment scheme for laid off workers.
02 April 2020
Submissions to a parliamentary committee reveal how the government’s failures are hitting workers
31 March 2020
Action by workers has shown the type of resistance that’s possible against bosses who force them to work in unsafe conditions during the coronavirus outbreak.
11 February 2020
Heart Unions Week—the TUC union federation’s annual publicity campaign—this year focuses on challenging sexual harassment at work.
04 February 2020
Another day of national strikes and demonstrations was set for Thursday this week in France.
21 January 2020
Postal workers in Merseyside have called off a planned strike after bosses backed down in a dispute over victimisations.
14 January 2020
Four Unison union branch officers in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, remain suspended by their own union without knowing the charges against them.
14 January 2020
Union members are holding real debates how to take their movement forward, says Charlie Kimber
03 December 2019
Postal workers were waiting to find out the next steps in the battle to defend their jobs and working conditions, as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.
23 November 2019
The Tories are expected to announce on Sunday that they will bring in new laws to outlaw some rail strikes.
14 November 2019
Payouts to shareholders in major firms rose over six times faster than wages between 2014 and 2018, says new research.
13 November 2019
A 97 percent Yes vote on a 76 percent turnout has been pushed aside. The best response would be to walk out anyway.
10 November 2019
For at least some days during the election campaign the pictures will be strikers with placards, not politicians behind podiums.
08 November 2019
Postal workers are fuming after Royal Mail bosses ran to the courts on Friday to try and block a national strike.
30 September 2019
One takeaway from last week’s Labour Party conference is that the members are further ahead than the leadership and the trade unions.
17 September 2019
Friday 20 September could mark a turning point in the struggle to stop climate chaos, writes Sarah Bates
08 September 2019
With the Tories reeling, it's time for workers' struggle
30 July 2019
Union leaders greeted Boris Johnson’s first week as prime minister by pleading with him to improve workers’ rights. Which is weak even by their standards.
25 June 2019
Protesters marched through West Bromwich, in the West Midlands, last Saturday to demand the reinstatement of UCU rep Dave Muritu.
17 June 2019
Workers at Sandwell College will begin a strike ballot this week in the campaign to defend sacked UCU union rep Dave Muritu.