UNISON has stepped up its campaign against cuts and closures being planned in the library service this Christmas. The public service union, which represents most of the 27,000 staff employed …
RAIL unions have reacted angrily to Boris Johnson’s announcement of “slash and burn” budget cuts affecting transport in London.
Unions and Labour MPs have called for a radical alternative to the “arms race” over tax cuts in which the Government opposition parties are vying to attract electoral popularity by …
Cover story: Death by a thousand cuts? The BBC at bay â€“Â and how the trade unions are pledged to defend public service broadcasting in Britain
ALISTAIR DARLING launched the Governmentâ€™s fightback in his first big outing as Chancellor with a programme that promised a slowdown of public spending and the battle to eliminate child poverty …
MOVES to downsize two of Hertfordshireâ€™s four general hospitals have been dismissed as â€œcost-drivenâ€ and medically unproven by Unison in a report this week. The union argues that plans to …
Jeremy Corbyn hammered his Tory critics – inside and outside the Labour Party – who have branded his leadership as a danger to Britain.
Let us build a kinder politics, a more caring society together.
Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell told the Labour Party Conference that it is possible to reject austerity while also “living within our means”.
Louise Kamm warns that naivety, division and hand-wringing play into the hands of the Russian President
From the depths of despair to the heights of optimism
The Making Of A European President by Nereo Penalver Garcia and Julian Priestley (Palgrave Macmillan, £68)
Tessa Ransford, Kenneth Stowe, Gerry Steinberg, Bernie Passingham, Barbara Brecht-Schall
The latest official figures showed that manufacturing output is weakening. Factory output contracted by 0.8 per cent in the three-month period ending July.
Too important to lose: oh don’t stop the carnival
David Cameron’s Government is weak, duplicitous, bullying and vicious, writes Len McCluskey. And it can be defeated
As the long contest reaches its conclusion, Ian Hernon considers the task ahead
A single party is now the only workable alternative
This rallying call electrifying the Labour leadership campaign south of the border is exciting progressive forces in Scotland too, finds Martin Gostwick
Let’s seize the moment and make a momentous change
Interim Labour leader Harriet Harman marked her last attendance at the party’s National Executive Committee an ignominious farewell.
The knives are out for the surprise leadership favourite, says Ian Hernon