Monthly Archives: September 2016

Zero Hour Contracts and the TUC:

Zero-hours contracts have become an easy way to employ staff on the cheap, says TUC   Commenting on figures published today (Thursday) by the Office for National Statistics, which show that the number of people on zero-hours contracts has increased … Continue reading

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Green Party opposes Trade Union Act:

Green Party unanimously opposes Trade Union Act and calls for new rights for unions to access workplaces Greens have unanimously backed proposals to stand against the Conservatives’ Trade Union Act and to give Trade Unions new rights to access workplaces, … Continue reading

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TUC Congress 2016:

TUC Congress 2016: The Working Class Must Be at the Head of the Movement to Control the Economy and Society TUC-organised march for the alternative, March 26, 2011 The TUC Congress 2016 is taking place at the Brighton Centre from … Continue reading

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TUC Motion on Human Rights:

TUC Motion on Human Rights No to the Fraudulent “British Bill of Rights” The fight for a modern conception of rights must be taken to its conclusion The Human Rights Act, which came into force on October 2, 2000, incorporates … Continue reading

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First in the series of Political Forums to be organised throughout the country:

A Political Forum in London on the Future of Society SATURDAY, October 29th, 2016 10.00am  –   5pm Venue to be confirmed    

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Junior Doctors to Strike:

NHS junior doctors to stage five consecutive days of strikes in September Unprecedented walkout in England will mean full withdrawal of labour, including in emergency departments, between 8am and 5pm The British Medical Association has announced a new wave of … Continue reading

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Junior Doctors Win Judicial Review:

Junior Doctors Win Judicial Review in Fight against Jeremy Hunt’s New Contract The Junior Doctors are continuing their long fight against Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt’s attempts to impose his new contract which they say is both unsafe and unsustainable. On July … Continue reading

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