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Labour’s New Deal For Working People

The Labour Party has produced its Employment Rights Green Paper to outline a vision of a New Deal For Working People. This document was  shaped by the collective voice of Labour’s Power In The Workplace Taskforce, made up of the Labour Party’s affiliate trade … Continue reading

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Backing For Hendy’s Status Of Workers Bill

Unite, is supporting a new parliamentary bill to be debated in the House of Lords on 10th September that would give “all rights to all workers from day one”. Lord John Hendy QC’s Status of Workers Bill addresses a critical issue … Continue reading

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South Korean Union Leader Ambushed and Arrested By Police.

The President of the Korean Confederation of Trade Unions YANG, Kyeung Soo was arrested at 6:09am on September 1st in a surprise ambush involving police squadrons in riot suppression gear and fire trucks surrounding the confederation headquarters at 5:00 am … Continue reading

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GMB Union and Uber commit to end the exploitation of  200,000 drivers

GMB General Secretary, and Uber’s Jamie Heywood, have met following the ground-breaking trade union recognition deal. Under the deal – struck in May – Uber will formally recognise GMB, which will now be able to represent up to 70,000 Uber … Continue reading

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