Profiteers are cherry-picking the most profitable parts of our health service
The pandemic has exposed that the NHS is not so much at breaking point, but beyond it.
Healthworkers are being balloted over the government's insulting 3% pay offer
Government offers "insulting" 3%.
If our “leaders'' won't lead, then grassroots activists need to take initiative and organise.
Workplace activists can lead the fight for 15%.
Cross-union strike committees should be elected to unite the unions behind 15% and prepare coordinated action
£17m paid to shareholders.
Class, oppression and mental health under lockdown.
The Tories are using the pandemic to oursource to the private sector
NHS workers campaign for a pay rise.
Rallies and demonstrations are due to take place across the country, as part of a growing grassroots revolt by nurses and health workers excluded from a recent public sector pay rise
With public support behind them, nurses and health workers can lead the way in fighting for a pay rise for all public sector employees.
Hundreds joined the nationwide day of action calling for justice for NHS nurses and health workers excluded from a recent public sector pay rise.
Britain has become No1 in Europe and No2 in the world for COVID-19 mortality. To replace the “stay at home’ message with “go to work” carries the danger of a second peak.
As the coronavirus crisis rips through society, International Workers' Memorial Day on 28 April is more important than ever.
The UK government’s response to the Covid-19 pandemic has exposed not only the ineptitude of the current government but the sorry state of our National Health Service, which has been pushed to breaking point by successive administrations
A motion passed by Lambeth Unison's branch committee
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