Tag: industrial action
Analysis: Liz Truss Isn’t Going to Ban Strikes, but She Could Make Them Futile
by Gregor Gall
Downstream: The Moral Crisis in Corporate Britain. Aaron Bastani Meets Dave Ward.
Amidst a grave cost of living crisis, bosses in The Royal Mail, BT and others are imposing pay increases on their employees way below inflation. Aaron Bastani speaks to CWU General Secretary Dave Ward about corporate greed, the shadowy world of CEOs and how he plans to coordinate direct action beyond his union’s particular dispute.
Analysis: The Government Has Quietly Stopped Sharing Strike Data
by Gregor Gall
Opinion: Will the Unions Actually Ditch Labour?
by Tom Williams
With the Labour party's betrayal of workers, the threat of union disaffiliation looms. But will it actually happen? Tom Williams takes a look.
Report: Hundreds of Amazon Workers Stage Wildcat Strike Over ‘Kick in the Teeth’ Pay Offer
by Simon Childs & Polly Smythe
Analysis: Everything You Need to Know About Hot Strike Summer
by Strike Map UK & Moya Lothian-McLean
Opinion: The Rail Strikes Are Entirely Justified
by Aaron Bastani
Analysis: At Last, the Gaming Industry Is Unionising
by OS Warren
The gaming industry is notoriously devoid of unions. Yet as misogyny and overwork take their toll on workers, that’s beginning to change, writes OS Warren.
Report: For Glasgow’s Striking Refuse Workers, Social and Climate Justice Are Inseparable
by Ella Glover
Refuse workers in Glasgow went on strike during Cop26 to demand better pay and working conditions, shining a light on the vital role they play in the fight to protect our environment - and they're ready to strike again.
Political Strikes in Hong Kong: Not the First, and Probably Not the Last
by Fuk Ying Tse
‘We’re talking about billions stolen from workers’: Organising in the Construction Industry
by Joe Hayns
Left Left Up: Tesla, Robot Tax and Uber
Watch the inaugural ‘Left Left Up’ – your monthly fix of gaming & tech news covered from a radical perspective. This month we will be discussing Tesla, Robot Taxes, Uber Drivers and so much more!