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
27 June 2018
Whatever you think the way forward for workers is over Brexit, you can be sure it won’t come from collaboration between the unions and the bosses.
03 June 2018
A series of figures have shown the heavy price of austerity on workers’ living standards.
12 May 2018
It was important to take to the streets, but more will be needed to beat the Tories
12 May 2018
Tens of thousands of people have joined the TUC union federation march in London for a “new deal for workers”.
08 May 2018
Crisis after crisis piles on top of Theresa May. For all the moaning of right wing Labour MPs, the Tories lost the local elections in England last week.
24 April 2018
Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn has announced he will speak at the Trades Union Congress anti-austerity demonstration on Saturday 12 May in London.
17 April 2018
The Trade Union Congress demonstration in London on 12 May could be a real boost to the resistance against Theresa May’s rotten government.
16 April 2018
Companies handed public services by successive governments have given increasing amounts of cash to shareholders, a new survey shows.
14 February 2018
One in seven children of public sector workers will be living in poverty by the end of March, unions have warned.
05 February 2018
A new battle over zero hours contracts and other work practices is set to take off
02 January 2018
Workers in Britain will suffer the biggest pay cuts of the world’s 32 most advanced economies in 2018, according to the TUC union federation.
21 December 2017
Three reports underline how the decline of union membership and militancy is allowing many bosses to grab more from workers.
05 December 2017
Local government employers have offered a million council workers in England and Wales a 2 percent “rise” for each of the next two years
31 October 2017
Margaret Thatcher’s Tory government had a deliberate policy of refusing to accept any responsibility for allowing contaminated blood to be given to haemophiliacs.
12 September 2017
Jeremy Corbyn injected hope of winning against the Tories into the TUC union federation conference
12 September 2017
The Tories are divided, Jeremy Corbyn is contradicting himself and the trade union leaders are deeply confused
11 September 2017
Anger at the Tories’ public sector pay cap dominated debate at the Trade Union Congress conference in Brighton today, Monday.
10 September 2017
Delegates at the TUC union federation conference considered trade unions’ response to Brexit yesterday, Sunday—and came up with a confused position.
08 August 2017
The TUC union federation has called a major lobby and rally of parliament on 17 October “to tell our MPs that Britain’s dedicated public servants need a pay rise”.