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Where next for Unite?

16 April 2013
The result of the Unite general secretary election shows a real call from Unite members to discuss the direction of the union. The election campaign was the beginning of that. 

Brilliant vote for Jerry Hicks in Unite leadership election

16 April 2013
The shock results of the Unite union general secretary election revealed the scale of workers’ frustration with the policies of current leader Len McCluskey.

Jerry Hicks gets an 'amazing' 80,000 votes in Unite election

13 April 2013
The votes have been counted in the Unite union's election for its next general secretary, and rank and file challenger Jerry Hicks received his strongest ever vote.

Unite starts ballot over Ford Dagenham closure

09 April 2013
Hundreds of workers at the Ford factory in Dagenham, Essex, are to be balloted for strikes over plans to close the plant with at least 100 redundancies.

Jerry Hicks: building a network of fighters

09 April 2013
Members of the Unite union have until Friday of this week to vote for their union’s general secretary. And rank and file candidate Jerry Hicks is calling on his supporters to campaign up until the last minute.

Jerry Hicks: last push in Unite general secretary vote

07 April 2013
Members of the Unite union have just one week left to vote for their union’s general secretary. And rank and file candidate Jerry Hicks is calling on his supporters to campaign up until the last minute.

Fired up for action at the brick factory

05 April 2013
One of Britain’s biggest brick factories faces an all-out strike from Monday of next week.

Warrington lobby to defend anti-cuts councillor

05 April 2013
The Unite union called a lobby at Warrington town hall on Tuesday of this week, to defend a councillor who voted against cuts.

Workers welcome the Jerry Hicks campaign

05 April 2013
Members of the Unite union have until Saturday of next week to vote in the Unite union’s general secretary election.

No silence at the lamb jobs slaughter

28 March 2013
Some 300 workers were set to strike on Wednesday and Thursday of this week at the Welsh Country Foods lamb processing factory in Anglesey, north Wales.

Votes for Jerry Hicks can build workers’ resistance

28 March 2013
The Unite union’s general secretary election is heating up as it enters its second week.

Vote Jerry Hicks in Unite ballot

21 March 2013
As voting begins for general secretary of Britain’s biggest union, rank and file candidate Jerry Hicks spoke to Dave Sewell about his vibrant campaign

Derek Simpson and the ‘British Jobs’ slogan danger

17 February 2009
Some in the leadership of the union movement seem determined to run the fight against the recession into a dead end.

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