70,000 teachers may strike in push to restore pay

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ESB union refusing to erase ex-members data over 'contractual obligations' 2018-09-20 [The Journal]

Unions at Eir’s call centre threaten strikes over exit terms 2018-09-19 [The Irish Times]

CWU to ballot HCL members on 'derisory' redundancy packages 2018-09-18 [RTE]

Bus Éireann staff could strike over pay rise row, union warns 2018-09-18 [The Irish Times]

'Give us pay rise or face strike': Bus Éireann drivers 2018-09-18 [The Irish Independent]

Section 39 healthcare workers suspend planned strike action 2018-09-15 [ITV]

Laois care workers join national strike over pay restoration 2018-09-14 [Leinster Express]

Thousands of health and social care staff to strike next week 2018-09-14 [The Irish Times]

Gardaí warn of industrial unrest unless they get trade union rights 2018-09-13 [Irish Times]

GRA warns new industrial relations bill is inadequate 2018-09-13 [RTÉ]

Donegal firm facing strike action says it has not received complaints 2018-09-13 [Donegal Now]

Trade unions, housing advocates, community and campaign groups issue joint call for radical change in housing policy 2018-09-13 [Irish Congress of Trade Unions]

Donegal TD urges both sides in RAP packaging plant dispute to come together to avoid industrial action 2018-09-11 [Donegal Now]

SIPTU members in Rapid Action Packaging to conduct 16-hour work stoppage 2018-09-11 [SIPTU]

Consultants may strike over two-tier pay system, IMO warns 2018-09-11 [Irish Times]

Nurses protest over staff shortages and lack of winter plan 2018-09-11 [RTÉ]

Warning of consultants' industrial action over two-tier pay 2018-09-11 [RTÉ]

SIPTU members at RAP to engage in 16 hour work stoppage this month 2018-09-08 [Highland News]

Women's rights campaigner Sylvia Meehan dies aged 89 2018-09-07 [RTÉ]

'A towering figure in the struggle': Tributes after death of women's rights campaigner Sylvia Meehan 2018-09-07 [The Journal]

Groups demand housing policy shift 2018-09-06 [Irish Examiner]

Poor nurses' pay led to Ireland's trolley crisis, INMO claims 2018-09-06 [Irish Mirror]

Ryanair's Irish pilots back deal after summer of discontent 2018-09-06 [Channel News Asia]

70,000 teachers may strike in push to restore pay 2018-09-06 [The Irish Examiner]

All labour involves selling our bodies in some form, so what is different about sex work? 2018-09-05 [The Journal]

Journalists' union appeals for INM staff to be supported 2018-09-05 [Irish Examiner]

Fórsa to study first pay commission report on public service recruitment and retention 2018-09-05 [Fórsa]

SIPTU says ESRI Childcare report shows need for radical new approach 2018-09-05 [SIPTU]

Government must develop new approach to childcare funding – SIPTU 2018-09-05 [Irish Times]

Health service pay not hindering recruitment, commission finds 2018-09-05 [Irish Times]

Ryanair pilots vote unanimously to accept agreement negotiated last month 2018-09-05 [RTÉ]

Pay 'not a key factor' in health sector staff shortages - Pay Commission 2018-09-04 [RTÉ]

Call for Government to restore pay of workers in HSE-funded bodies 2018-09-04 [RTÉ]

Northern Ireland Councils: Rise in sick days 2018-09-04 [BBC]

High cost of childcare leads to fewer working mothers - ESRI 2018-09-04 [RTÉ]

Luas company hired PI after tip off driver was 'moonlighting' as taxi driver 2018-09-03 [Irish Examiner]

Manager too embarrassed to play for local GAA team after suspension loses constructive dismissal case 2018-09-03 [Irish Examiner]

Further strikes at LloydsPharmacy over union recognition 2018-09-03 [RTÉ]

Lloyds pharmacy strikes to continue with two-day closures in Dublin and Westmeath 2018-09-03 [Irish Mirror]

Pickets set to be placed at over 30 branches of Lloyds Pharmacy tomorrow 2018-09-03 [The Journal]

ITF and ETF congratulate Fórsa on Ryanair recognition deal 2018-09-02 [ITF]

Luas drivers could strike over packed lunches row 2018-09-01 [Irish Mirror]

BNM Group of Unions to discuss impasse in coal operations closure talks 2018-08-31 [SIPTU]

Ryanair recognises home unions 2018-08-31 [The Times]

Row over Luas drivers' lunch bags could result in industrial action 2018-08-31 [RTÉ]

No end in sight for Lloyds staff strikes 2018-08-30 [Dublin Gazette]

Northern Ireland Belfast Primark fire: Staff 'will be paid' 2018-08-29 [BBC]

Learning opportunities restricted in overcrowded classrooms, ASTI says 2018-08-29 [BreakingNews.ie]

Union says staff facing aggressive and abusive calls over delays 2018-08-29 [Fórsa]

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This month in labour history

3-09-1913 Thousands attend the funeral of James Nolan, murdered by police, while hundreds of Dublin employers agree not to employ union members. [more]

7-09-1913 James Connolly begins a hunger-strike in protest at his imprisonment during the Dublin Lockout, he was released as a result. [more]

12-09-1913 Birth of Eugene Downing, Irish Communist who fought with the International Brigades in Spain. [more]

13-09-1913 James Connolly is released from prison after a four-day hunger strike during the Dublin Lockout. [more]

18-09-1903 James Connolly emigrates to America, where he will become an organiser for the Industrial Workers of the World before returning to Ireland in 1910. [more]

27-09-1913 The SS Hare sails into Dublin with food supplies for the locked-out workers. It flies the colours of the National Transport Workers Federation. [more]