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Thousands march to save Lewisham Hospital

Up to 25,000 marched through Lewisham town centre on Saturday 26 January chanting “no if’s no but’s, no NHS cuts”. Bill Jeffries reports on the campaign to save Lewisham Hospital’s A&E The closure of the recently modernised Lewisham A&E is […]

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Leeds NUT calls on union to fight

Despite bad weather and poor travel conditions, thirty-four representatives met in Leeds to discuss the NUT’s response to the Government’s changes to pay and pensions, writes Nick Jones The meeting began with National Executive member and Treasurer, Ian Murch, giving […]

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Blacklisted Unite candidate speaks out

Blacklisting of workers is a ‘national scandal’. And the scandal is that it has gone on for so long and not enough was done by those shouting the loudest now, say grassroots candidate Jerry Hicks Millions of people would be […]

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Defend the Halesowen 4

Bosses at Halesowen College have launched an outrageous attack on union activists

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NUT must fight Government’s attack on teachers’ pay

Dave Gay and Kate Ford argue urgent action is needed on pay

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Jerry Hicks to challenge for Unite leadership

Rank and file activist will stand for leadership of Britain’s biggest union

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Tax strike! Recalling the Poll Tax Revolt

James Drummond looks back on the revolt against Thatcher’s flat tax

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TUC march: Mixed day shows need for actions from below

Numbers down on last year but some signs of growing appetite for militancy

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