Monthly Archives: February 2017

RMT CONFIRMS NEW STRIKES ON SOUTHERN RAIL

28 February 2017 RMT Press Office: RAIL UNION RMT confirmed today that guards and drivers on Southern Rail will strike again on the 13th March in the on-going disputes over the safety impact of the extension of Driver Only Operation … Continue reading

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An Invitation to the Birmingham Political Forum on the Future of Society

An Invitation to the Birmingham Political Forum on the Future of Society Saturday, March 25, 2017 11:00 am (registration) – 4:00 pm To participate, contact RTUC Venue Birmingham The times are crying out for the working class and people to take … Continue reading

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Germany’s Striving to Become Torchbearer of the West 

– german-foreign-policy.com – In the run-up to the Munich Security Conference [February 17-19], leading German foreign policy experts [called] on the EU to reposition itself on the world stage, replacing the United States as the West’s “torchbearer.” Since Washington’s change … Continue reading

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Calls at Munich Security Conference for German and European Rearmament

The 53rd annual edition of the Munich Security Conference, said to be the largest international gathering of its kind, took place February 17 to 19.[1] “Disarm!”; “This Security Conference Kills” The 2017 Munich Security Report, published in advance of the … Continue reading

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Build the Movement to Safeguard the Future of the NHS!

Health Campaigns Together March 4 Demonstration and Rally It’s Our NHS: Build the Movement to Safeguard the Future of the NHS! On Saturday March 4, thousands of people from community health campaigns, health workers and their trade unions and people … Continue reading

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BMW Workers Act to Fight for their Pensions:

To retire in dignity is a right of every working person, yet car giant BMW, which owns Mini and Rolls-Royce, would like to deprive its workforce of that right by eliminating one of the few remaining final salary schemes in … Continue reading

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TUC: Workers in the UK put in £33.6 billion worth of unpaid overtime a year

– UK workers put in a total of 2.1 billion unpaid hours in 2016 – Londoners do the most unpaid overtime – Working time protections are at risk from Brexit, says TUC UK workers gave their employers £33.6 billion of … Continue reading

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