Wages forecast suggests more bad news for workers, says TUC

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Scotland Labour must understand the seismic shift in Scots politics 2014-10-26 [Unite]

European trade union salutes strike of prison officers 2014-10-25 [European Public Services Union]

Education unions march against austerity 2014-10-25 [Education International]

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Wages forecast suggests more bad news for workers, says TUC 2014-10-24 [TUC]

‘Tale of two economies’ leaves workers shut out of growth, says TUC 2014-10-24 [TUC]

Blacklisted workers refuse to back down 2014-10-24 [Morning Star]

Northern Ireland Textile firm staff 'sent home without notice' says union 2014-10-23 [BBC]

Union concerned at rising rail suicides 2014-10-23 [ASLEF]

Northern Ireland Sex workers speak out on how prostitution should be policed 2014-10-23 [BBC]

Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement 2014-10-23 [The Independent]

Activists name and shame alleged DWP blacklister 2014-10-23 [Morning Star]

Blacklisted workers refuse to back down 2014-10-23 [Morning Star]

NHS must be protected from impact of trade deal says Nurse Union 2014-10-23 [Royal College of Nursing]

Brit Nurses Union warns over EU-US trade deal 2014-10-23 [Press Association]

Universal Credit will create debt trap for claimants, says TUC 2014-10-22 [TUC]

Loss of Independent Living Fund would end equality for disabled people, says TUC 2014-10-22 [TUC]

Women’s minicab safety fears increase after peers give go-ahead to deregulation clause 2014-10-22 [Unite]

England Supporters of St Mungo’s Broadway striking staff to hold a rally at housing charity’s Hammersmith HQ 2014-10-22 [Unite]

NUJ warns lack of fair process & inadequate timescale on Telegraph job cuts 2014-10-22 [NUJ]

Northern Ireland Trafficking Bill: MLAs vote to make paying for sex a crime 2014-10-22 [BBC]

Northern Ireland Department of Education in redundancies admission 2014-10-22 [BBC]

TUC asks Government to raise trade union and human rights violations in Fiji in the UNHRC. 2014-10-22 [TUC]

GPs join trade union march against austerity 2014-10-21 [GP Online]

Cameron’s plans to cut benefits will not tackle youth unemployment, says TUC 2014-10-21 [TUC]

England Dairylea Dunker takes biscuit in EDF Energy disciplinary row 2014-10-21 [Unite]

Osborne’s record in tatters as public borrowing surges, warns Unite 2014-10-21 [Unite]

Boris Johnson: Britain should go it alone on US trade deal if EU fails to sign 2014-10-20 [Evening Standard]

Warnings of a 'permanently divided society' must not be ignored, says TUC 2014-10-20 [TUC]

Union attitudes to a European referendum 2014-10-20 [TouchStone]

Global union support for #Britainneedsapayrise 2014-10-20 [Stronger Unions]

Heywood 'out of touch and insulting' 2014-10-20 [PCS]

Keep the faith, keep fighting and victory will be ours 2014-10-20 [Unite]

Northern Ireland Workers joined thousands protesting in England and Scotland to highlight need for living wage 2014-10-19 [U.TV]

Northern Ireland Hundreds demonstrate over public sector pay in Belfast 2014-10-19 [BBC]

England PSI stands with British workers' demands for a pay rise 2014-10-18 [PSI]

Week of action against workfare gets results! For more info 2014-10-18 [Boycott Workfare]

100,000 take to the streets demanding pay increase 2014-10-18 [Daily Mirror]

Wales Welsh trade unionists travel to London to join TUC's Britain Needs a Pay Rise march 2014-10-18 [Wales Online]

Directors’ body backs TUC claim for higher wages 2014-10-18 [Guardian]

Pay protests bring thousands onto UK city streets 2014-10-18 [BBC]

Pay protests: workers march through central London demanding pay increase 2014-10-18 [London Evening Standard]

Scotland Thousands of workers join protest against austerity measures 2014-10-18 [stv]

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This month in labour history

4-10-1936 At Cable Street, London, thousands of trade unionists, socialists and communists throw up barricades to block the British Union of Fascists from marching through the Jewish neighbourhoods of the East End. [more]

6-10-1913 The conference of the Miners Federation passes a motion in favour of a general strike in Britain to support Dublin's locked out workers, with only one vote against. [more]

25-10-1895 Socialist and feminist Edith Lanchester captured by her family and institutionalised for opposing the institution of marriage [more]