Unite leader vows to ‘keep Corbyn flag flying’
Tuesday 26th Sep 2017
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain
BEN CHACKO hears Mexican presidential candidate Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador outline his left-wing Morena party’s plans to transform his country
Saturday 9th Sep 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
Unite’s Len McCluskey slams ‘insulting’ Tory proposals on wage inequality
Tuesday 29th Aug 2017
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
But organised workers are calling employers’ bluff to win deals, says Unite
Saturday 19th Aug 2017
posted by Steve Sweeney in Britain
Strong words are fine, but we trade unionists must be willing to oppose undemocractic laws, argues RICHARD RUDKIN
Tuesday 1st Aug 2017
UNIONS warned of a “wages crisis” as figures published yesterday showed a drop in average weekly earnings.
Labour market data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) revealed a 0.7 per cent fall in real wages compared to a year earlier.
Thursday 13th Jul 2017
Leader of Britain’s biggest trade union LEN McCLUSKEY talks to Morning Star editor Ben Chacko about the transformation of Labour under Corbyn, party unity and the importance of trade unions reaching out to newly politicised young people
Saturday 1st Jul 2017
A RIGHTWINGER who challenged Len McCluskey for the leadership of Unite has been sacked by the union, he said yesterday.
Unite West Midlands secretary Gerard Coyne claimed he had been disciplined for an “alleged technical data breach” which had “damaged Unite-Labour...
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
THE Tory Party is “no friend of the north,” a billboard campaign from general union Unite launched today warns.
The union is targeting cities in northern England with posters describing the Tories as the party of the “leafy shires and the lucky few.”
Monday 29th May 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
by Lamiat Sabin and Conrad Landin
LEN MCCLUSKEY said yesterday that he is confident that opinion polls will soon change in Labour’s favour following the official release of its manifesto earlier this week.
The Unite general secretary said widely publicised...
Thursday 18th May 2017