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.
11 June 2019
After the inspiring school student strikes over climate catastrophe, activists in workplaces are fighting to get action off the ground this September. Sadie Robinson spoke to some of them
08 June 2019
Dave Muritu was sacked after writing the word “racist” on a Prevent strategy poster.
02 April 2019
UCU union members and other activists are fighting to defend victimised UCU rep Lee Humber. Bosses at Ruskin College suspended Lee, who is membership secretary of the UCU there, on Monday.
26 February 2019
Some 200 people took part in debates at a Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) trade union conference last Saturday.
18 September 2018
This year’s Labour Party conference could mark the moment that trade union leaders reveal themselves as Jeremy Corbyn’s most unreliable allies.
04 September 2018
There is a glaring gap between the scale of the Tory crisis and the level of resistance from unions.
04 September 2018
The TUC union federation is celebrating 150 years. Workers have won many gains through their unions—but their leaders have little to be proud of, writes Sadie Robinson
05 June 2018
The strike figures for 2017, released last week, make depressing reading.
12 May 2018
It was important to take to the streets, but more will be needed to beat the Tories
27 March 2018
Around 10,000 shop stewards met last week in Denmark as a major confrontation looms.
12 January 2018
Train workers brought networks to a standstill this week as they resisted bosses’ plans to take guards off trains.
11 January 2018
A series of strikes by tens of thousands of metal workers are showing the potential power of the German working class.