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Category Archives: UK Employment Rights
By Andy Green, National Secretary Campaign For Trade Union Freedom Recently in the Morning Star FBU General Secretary Matt Wrack responded to an earlier piece in the paper penned by myself in which I was critical of the newly launched … Continue reading
British Airways lost has lost its appeal against the British Airline Pilotsâ Association (BALPA) whose members have voted massively in favour of industrial action. Approximately 4,500 BA pilots belong toÂ the union and nine out of ten union members took part … Continue reading
First published in the Morning Star July 26th. Labourâs ‘For the Many, Not the Few’ manifesto contains a 20-point labour rights reform programme. Andy Green looks at the recent intervention in the debate by a miniscule political sectlet. Readers of … Continue reading
By Tony Burke, Chair of the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom The decision of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) toÂ create new labour standards which address violence and harassment in the workplace has been welcomed by trade unions and human rights … Continue reading
Today workplaces are hostile environments â but Labourâs new ministry by and for workers will change all that, Laura Pidcock told the Arise festival of left ideas. The work of the Institute of Employment Rights (IER) over the last three … Continue reading
By Matt Creagh TUC Policy Officer This week, following sustained union campaigning, Irish legislation came into force which bans zero-hours contracts and secures other key rights for workers in insecure employment.Â This is ground-breaking, and gives added impetus to the … Continue reading
Holiday Inn owner, IHG reported to United Nations Global Compact for âunethicalâ anti-trade union behaviour Unite, the UK and Irelandâs largest union, has lodged a formal complaint to the United Nations Global Compact today (Wednesday 1 May) over the âunethicalâ … Continue reading