Category Archives: Campaign For Trade Union Freedom News

USW’s John Shinn’s May Day Greetings To UK Unions

John Shinn, the Secretary Treasurer of the United Steelworkers in the USA and Canada sent CTUF and the IER this message of solidarity and explained why US unions are fighting for the ProAct.

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A New Deal for Workers – May Day Manifesto

A New Deal For Workers By Prof K. D. Ewing and Lord John Hendy QC Before COVID, a team of experts set out, for the Institute of Employment Rights (IER), a transformative programme for future work relations in the UK. … Continue reading

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Freeports aren’t about ‘levelling up’ – they’re a cover for tax cuts and deregulation

Has the government learned the lessons of past policy failure, and is it genuinely committed to reducing regional inequalities? I’m not convinced By Andrew Fisher, published in i news on April 22 The UK has higher levels of regional inequality … Continue reading

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Deliveroo: “Workers rights – key reason investors are not investing”

In wide ranging article in The Observer said today employment rights are contributing to the company failure to secure big investors. The Observer reports: “Just as off-putting for some was the faint whiff of exploitation accompanying every meal, with some of … Continue reading

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