With inflation hitting double digits, Britain is entering a period of industrial strife unseen in recent decades. Yet, while resistance from the likes of the RMT has captured the public imagination, Keir Starmer has attempted to distance himself – and his party – from the labour movement. Is a stand-off between the trade unions and the party they founded now inevitable? If so, who would come out on top?
With Michael Walker, Zarah Sultana, Mick Lynch and John McTernan.