University managers have resorted to the tried and tested tactic of divide and rule, attempting to whip up student hostility against staff.
Students and staff unite - for decent conditions on campus
By Urte March HIGHER EDUCATION workers in the University and College Union (UCU) are on strike from 1–3 December in a dispute over proposed pension cuts, pay and working conditions. […]
Government mismanagement and landlord profiteering has left students locked up in highly expensive accommodation which is rapidly becoming an incubator for the virus.
For parents', students' and teachers' control of health and safety in our schools.
Lectures and higher education workers are starting 14 days of strike action to defend pensions, pay and working conditions
University and College Union (UCU) Higher Education members have voted for industrial action in two ballots over pensions and over pay, casualisation, equality and workloads. In the ballots 53 per […]
Over the past seven years cleaners and security guards at London’s most prestigious universities have been fighting a relentless and courageous struggle for basic rights: the London Living Wage, sickness, holiday and maternity pay, workplace conditions, and end to contracting out and union recognition.
Recent victories show what is possible. Now activists should link up with other unions and build for joint strike action across the sector.
By Rebecca Anderson DELEGATES TO UCU’s 2018 congress witnessed an unprecedented attack on their democratic rights by the union leadership. Officials repeatedly suspended conference when delegates refused to withdraw motions […]