Category Archives: Unions

Class struggle events listing, Nov 18-25th:

A shortish listing of upcoming events over the next week: On Monday November 18th, health visitors in Lincolnshire will start a four-week long strike, running into the middle of December, against new attacks on their pay contracts from the council. … Continue reading

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Quick mid-November round-up of radical and workplace news

Your semi-regular-ish round-up of workplace goings-on and other stuff that might be of interest: The Angry Workers of the World have just compiled their “system series” into a single pamphlet, which looks like a decent accessible introduction to what capitalism … Continue reading

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New postal workers support network set up ahead of national strike

In an interesting new development, the Communications Workers Union has set up a new “supporters network” to help them mobilise wider community support in the upcoming Royal Mail strike. In their words: “The fight against exploitative employers, dodgy contracts and … Continue reading

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Solidarity with South Carolina prisoners deprived of sunlight, Wednesday 23rd October, and more events listings for October and November

Updated events listings for the next few weeks: Prisoners in South Carolina have made a call for international solidarity against the horrific conditions they face, with some prisons having spent around two years in “lockdown” conditions, including the installation of … Continue reading

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Big post strike on the way, victories for tenants and railway cleaners, and much more: mid-October round-up

Rounding up a few recent developments: In workplace news, one of the big stories is that Royal Mail staff organised through the CWU voted to strike against the running down of the service by 97%, on an amazing turnout of … Continue reading

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Solidarity Call-In for DHL courier worker

A call from the West London Solidarity Network of the IWW: Dear friends, The West-London Solidarity Network IWW has been contacted by a worker who worked as a self-employed courier driver for LMN Couriers, which in turn have a contract … Continue reading

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Justice for railway cleaners, Riding for Deliveroo, blacklisting film and more: class struggle events listings for early October

A quick listing of ongoing strike funds and a few upcoming events: There are currently live strike funds for the Bromley libraries workers who’ve been out on an indefinite strike since July against cuts and demanding a properly staffed service, … Continue reading

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