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The New Yorker
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutionsto destroy Russian President Vladimir Putin’s vision of assembling the states o
Reforming Ukraine After the Revolutions
The New Yorker / Posted an hour ago
to destroy Russian President Vladimir Putin’s vision of assembling the states on his country’s periphery into Moscow’s own trade union. Western officials insisted that they weren’t in a bidding war, but they were, and Russia sealed the deal by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Family beat out friends in studyhelp the most? One study in Britain found that "joiners" who were part of a sp
Family beat out friends in study
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 11 hours ago
help the most? One study in Britain found that "joiners" who were part of a sports club, religious organisation, trade union or any other kind of leisure or professional group had a lower risk of death in the first six years of... Read more
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Business Standard India
Kerala CM's Facebook post on general strike courts rowpremises during work hours as it could cause inconvenience to the public. The
Kerala CM's Facebook post on general strike courts row
Business Standard India / Posted 11 hours ago
premises during work hours as it could cause inconvenience to the public. The BJP leader said Vijayan should first rein in trade union leaders of his party who strike work and conduct union activities during office hours, rather than imposing... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fawu and Cosatu set for tug of war over supportersvacuum left behind by Numsa. Its replacement, Limusa, is struggling to penetrat
Fawu and Cosatu set for tug of war over supporters
iol.co.za / Posted 16 hours ago
vacuum left behind by Numsa. Its replacement, Limusa, is struggling to penetrate the steel sector. Fawu members said the trade union federation had abandoned their issues as workers, and lost its might as a militant and campaign-driven... Read more
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International Business Times
Sir Richard Branson should lose knighthood says John McDonnelldelays and strikes by the company have caused misery for commuters as its opera
Sir Richard Branson should lose knighthood says John McDonnell
International Business Times / Posted 16 hours ago
delays and strikes by the company have caused misery for commuters as its operators have failed to find agreement with trade union RMT. The local economy was also said to have suffered as the summer's usual tourists stayed away due to the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Ipid investigates PE top cop over abuse of power- A top policeman in Port Elizabeth is being investigated for allegedly using h
Ipid investigates PE top cop over abuse of power
Eye Witness News / Posted 21 hours ago
- A top policeman in Port Elizabeth is being investigated for allegedly using his position to give jobs to his friends. Trade union Popcru has lodged a complaint with the Eastern Cape police commissioner against Port Elizabeth cluster commander... Read more
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Daily Record
Trade Union slams Citizens Theatre for advertising for unpaid 'volunteers'A TRADE union wants bosses at a leading theatre to explain its use of unpaid ex
Trade Union slams Citizens Theatre for advertising for unpaid 'volunteers'
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
A TRADE union wants bosses at a leading theatre to explain its use of unpaid extras for a production of Trainspotting. The Citizens Theatre in Glasgow put out a call for “volunteers” for a crowd scene in the stage adaptation of Irvine Welsh’s famous... Read more
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The Hindu
All but BMS reject appeal to call off Sept.2 strikeSupport for the strike from so many sections could make it one of the biggest i
All but BMS reject appeal to call off Sept.2 strike
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
Support for the strike from so many sections could make it one of the biggest in recent memory All the central trade unions (CTUs), barring the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS)-affiliated Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh (BMS) on Saturday evening... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Trade unions to strike despite labour minister’s assurancewage to workers. We have been hearing this for the last one year,” said Tapan S
Trade unions to strike despite labour minister’s assurance
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
wage to workers. We have been hearing this for the last one year,” said Tapan Sen, general secretary, Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU). The Left and Congress-affiliated unions have planned the general strike to oppose the NDA government’s... Read more
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Torontoist
The Telegraph and the Early Career of John Ross Robertsonof strike leaders, the federal government swung into action. Within days, Prime
The Telegraph and the Early Career of John Ross Robertson
Torontoist / Posted yesterday
of strike leaders, the federal government swung into action. Within days, Prime Minister John A. Macdonald introduced the Trade Union Act, which legalized labour unions. The result left organized labour allied with Macdonald’s Conservatives for... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Numsa commends Fawu for leaving CosatuAllied Workers Union (Fawu) on what it calls a historic decision to disaffiliat
Numsa commends Fawu for leaving Cosatu
Eye Witness News / Posted yesterday
Allied Workers Union (Fawu) on what it calls a historic decision to disaffiliate from federation Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu). Fawu announced its decision to leave the federation on Wednesday at Numsa’s national congress in... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
University Union Leader Freed After Arrest Over ProtestSeven trade union officials arrested at the Masinde Muliro University of Scienc
University Union Leader Freed After Arrest Over Protest
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
Seven trade union officials arrested at the Masinde Muliro University of Science and Technology following a protest by workers were released on Friday night. They were freed after recording statements, Kakamega County Criminal Investigations officer... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lalu, Paswan favour wage revision of mediapersonsfunction of Federation of PTI Employees Unions in Patna. Prasad told PTI Feder
Lalu, Paswan favour wage revision of mediapersons
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
function of Federation of PTI Employees Unions in Patna. Prasad told PTI Federation General Secretary M S Yadav and other trade union leaders to make a strong case for setting up of a new wage revision body and chalk out agitational programme... Read more
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The Economic Times
Lalu Prasad, Ramvilas Paswan for wage revision for media personsat a function of Federation of PTI Employees Unions here. Prasad told PTI Fede
Lalu Prasad, Ramvilas Paswan for wage revision for media persons
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
at a function of Federation of PTI Employees Unions here. Prasad told PTI Federation General Secretary M S Yadav and other trade union leaders to make a strong case for setting up of a new wage revision body and chalk out agitational programme... Read more
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Business Standard India
Lalu, Paswan for wage revision of mediapersonsfunction of Federation of PTI Employees Unions in Patna. Prasad told PTI Feder
Lalu, Paswan for wage revision of mediapersons
Business Standard India / Posted yesterday
function of Federation of PTI Employees Unions in Patna. Prasad told PTI Federation General Secretary M S Yadav and other trade union leaders to make a strong case for setting up of a new wage revision body and chalk out agitational programme... Read more
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Spalding Today
We need a plan for Brexitpay. We cannot leave the exit of the EU to one party; we need a cross-party te
We need a plan for Brexit
Spalding Today / Posted yesterday
pay. We cannot leave the exit of the EU to one party; we need a cross-party team of politicians, employers, businesses and trade union representatives at the negotiating table. The best talent on all sides should be given the chance to deliver a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Cosatu Central Executive Committee Statement - 22-24 August 2016The Congress of South African Trade Unions held a scheduled meeting of its Cent
Cosatu Central Executive Committee Statement - 22-24 August 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
The Congress of South African Trade Unions held a scheduled meeting of its Central Executive Committee from 22-24 August 2016, which was attended by the national office bearers, the representatives of its affiliated unions and provincial structures.... Read more
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Daily Record
Jeremy Corbyn says he's not wealthy despite six-figure salarycontinue to work with Kezia Dugdale despite her support for his rival Owen Smit
Jeremy Corbyn says he's not wealthy despite six-figure salary
Daily Record / Posted yesterday
continue to work with Kezia Dugdale despite her support for his rival Owen Smith. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." Jeremy Corbyn and Owen Smith go head to head in... Read more
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Shropshire Star
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans « Shropshire Starleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans « Shropshire Star
Shropshire Star / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Kingston Guardian / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Oxford Mail
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Bury Times
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Japan Today
4 Oita police officers referred to prosecutors over secret installment of cameras ‹ Japan Todayfor the Social Democratic Party, a small opposition party, and a regional body
4 Oita police officers referred to prosecutors over secret installment of cameras ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted yesterday
for the Social Democratic Party, a small opposition party, and a regional body linked to the Oita chapter of the Japanese Trade Union Confederation, known as Rengo. Opposition party supporters were using the building as a base for upper house... Read more
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Gazette
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Gazette / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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guardian-series
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Harrow Times
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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This is West Country
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Gazette News
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Express and Star
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans « Express & Starleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Bolton News
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
North-West Evening Mail / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Aljazeera
Tunisia's new government wins parliamentary approvalparliament before the vote for his broad coalition, which includes secular, Isl
Tunisia's new government wins parliamentary approval
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
parliament before the vote for his broad coalition, which includes secular, Islamist and leftist parties, independents and trade union allies. Chahed, who at 40 is the youngest prime minister Tunisia has had since independence from France in 1956,... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rebel councillor clings to power after refusing to join a mass resignation of SNP colleaguesCullinane is the son of Jackson Cullinane, one of the senior figures in Unite t
Rebel councillor clings to power after refusing to join a mass resignation of SNP colleagues
heraldscotland / Posted yesterday
Cullinane is the son of Jackson Cullinane, one of the senior figures in Unite the Union and member of Labour's trade union section. By some distance the youngest member of the SNP group, Cllr Cullinane was only made leader one week... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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The News and Star
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
The News and Star / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Northern Echo
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plansleadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday ni
I'm not wealthy says Jeremy Corbyn as he launches culture plans
Northern Echo / Posted yesterday
leadership contest at a Scottish Labour for Corbyn event in Dundee on Friday night. He said: "This city gave us so much trade union solidarity and also gave us a lot of comics over many years." He added: "Just over a year ago, in May 2015,... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Tunisia's new government wins parliamentary approval, eyes austeritywhether to approve Chahed's new government - a broad coalition of secular, Isla
Tunisia's new government wins parliamentary approval, eyes austerity
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 2 days ago
whether to approve Chahed's new government - a broad coalition of secular, Islamist and leftist parties, independents and trade union allies which he believes can deliver on economic reforms. "If the situation continues like this then in 2017 we... Read more
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heraldscotland
Rebel SNP politician refuses to quit as Labour prepares to install Scotland's first Corbynista council bossCullinane is the son of Jackson Cullinane, one of the senior figures in Unite t
Rebel SNP politician refuses to quit as Labour prepares to install Scotland's first Corbynista council boss
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
Cullinane is the son of Jackson Cullinane, one of the senior figures in Unite the Union and member of Labour's trade union section. By some distance the youngest member of the SNP group, Cllr Cullinane was only made leader one week... Read more
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walesonline
Pro-Jeremy Corbyn rally held in centre of CardiffOrganisers started canvassing and set up signs for the rally – dubbed Trade Uni
Pro-Jeremy Corbyn rally held in centre of Cardiff
walesonline / Posted 2 days ago
Organisers started canvassing and set up signs for the rally – dubbed Trade Unionists for Corbyn – which was sponsored by groups including the Cardiff Trades Council, the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union and the National Union of Rail, Maritime... Read more
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CommonDreams.org
Sanders Welcomes McConnell Decision to Block TPPit would accelerate global warming. Sanders has called the dispute system “insa
Sanders Welcomes McConnell Decision to Block TPP
CommonDreams.org / Posted 2 days ago
it would accelerate global warming. Sanders has called the dispute system “insane.” “This treaty is opposed by every trade union in the country and virtually the entire grassroots base of the Democratic Party. In my view, it is now time for... Read more
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heraldscotland
STUC racism claimant had dropped previous discrimination complaint, tribunal hearsA TRADE union employee who alleges he was the victim of racial discrimination h
STUC racism claimant had dropped previous discrimination complaint, tribunal hears
heraldscotland / Posted 2 days ago
A TRADE union employee who alleges he was the victim of racial discrimination has told a tribunal that his boss "stood over" him as he sent an email to abandon an earlier claim against the organisation. An employment tribunal heard today that Zaffir... Read more
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New Kerala
72-hour hunger strike by 36 workers enters second day - newkerala.com #110422Maraimalai Nagar of Kanchipuram district protesting against anti-labour practic
72-hour hunger strike by 36 workers enters second day - newkerala.com #110422
New Kerala / Posted 2 days ago
Maraimalai Nagar of Kanchipuram district protesting against anti-labour practices entered the second day on Friday, said a trade union leader. "The workers are on strike since yesterday in protest against the anti-worker policies of their... Read more
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Calcutta News
Mamata government not to allow bandh on September 2Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the state government would not allow any bandh o
Mamata government not to allow bandh on September 2
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
Mamata Banerjee on Friday said the state government would not allow any bandh on September 2, in the wake of the central trade unions' call for a general strike. "We will not allow any bandh in the state on September 2. We will keep everything... Read more
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