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Russia: ITUC Denounces Court Decision To Dissolve Trade Union

The International Trade Union Confederation has denounced the decision of a local court in St Petersburg, Russia to dissolve a trade union on the grounds that it engaged in political activities. The decision to dissolve the Inter-regional Trade Union Workers’ … Continue reading

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Aussie Employers ‘Pleading’ To Stop Union Merger

Australian employers are pleading with the Australian Fair Work Commission to stop the merger tbetween the country’s construction and maritime unions over fears about its combined financial clout of almost 150 million Australian dollars a year – which would be … Continue reading

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CWU – High Court Injunction – “A Sinister Development”

Commenting on the decision by the High Court to grant the Royal Mail an injunction against the CWU taking strike action following a properly balloted strike and overwhelming supported by their members Campaign For Trade Union Freedom President Professor Keith … Continue reading

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CTUF Manchester Rally – Cancelled

This to advise all of our supporters and affiliates that the Campaign For Trade Union Freedom Rally, due to be held in association with the People‚Äôs Assembly ‚ÄúTake Back Manchester‚ÄĚ initaive on 1st October has been cancelled. We apologise to … Continue reading

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CTUF-IER Labour Party Fringe 2017

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CTUF AGM 2017 Details

The¬† CTUF AGM 2017 will be at 11 am on Saturday, 2nd September at Meeting Room 3/4 at the ground floor Unite, 128 Theobalds Road, London, WC1X 8TN. Please put this date in your diary and we look forward to … Continue reading

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US Unions Face Further Power Shift To Right Under Trump

A fascinating article has appeared on The Hill website setting out Donald Trump’s latest attempt to shift the National Labour Relations Board further to the right. Although he portayed himself a friend of working people Trump, no matter how hobbled … Continue reading

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Employment Rights Debated At CSEU

The Confederation of¬† Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions Meeting in Southport on July 12th debated UK employment rights in a motion moved by Adrian Weir: Employment Rights and Trade Union Freedoms It is well known that trade union membership has declined … Continue reading

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CTUF – IER At Durham Miners

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French Unions Gear Up For Fight With Macron Over Labour Laws

By Tony Burke French unions lead by the CGT and the new government of¬† Emmanuel Macron the new French President are to use the traditionally long summer holidays¬† to set out the ground for a battle over French employment rights. … Continue reading

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