PUT WORKERS BEFORE ‘FREE MARKETS’, SAY COMMUNISTS

‘Britain’s trade unions must prove their worth to millions of young workers who are in low paid and insecure employment or the future is bleak’, Communist Party trade union organiser Andy Bain declared at the conclusion of the TUC annual conference on Wednesday.

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LABOUR AND UNIONS: Workers rights must be a question of principle

Graham Stevenson, national trade union organiser of the Communist Party of Britain asks searching questions of the Labour party’s new ‘manifesto for work’ and demands greater rights and protections for unions in the workplace. Continue reading “LABOUR AND UNIONS: Workers rights must be a question of principle”

Morning Star editorial – Striking to win

On 10 July public service workers answered to call of their unions to step up the fight for jobs, improved pay and conditions and the right to good pension. There were demonstrations and rallies in 50 cities with thousands more workplaces picketed. The strength of the turn out gave confidence to the TUC, which has called for a national march against austerity on 18 October. Read the Star editorial. Continue reading “Morning Star editorial – Striking to win”