Theresa May must fulfil her promise to end pay austerity

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Staff with caring responsibilities need supporting at work, says UNISON 2018-10-18 [UNISON]

Offensive Weapons Bill lets off those illegally trying to buy knives and acid, but can criminalise retail staff says Usdaw 2018-10-18 [USDAW]

69 of the richest 100 entities on the planet are corporations, not governments, figures show 2018-10-18 [Global Justice Now]

Manuel Cortes calls for public ownership of Greater Anglia after Dutch subsidy revelation 2018-10-18 [TSSA]

Further education cuts threaten sustainability of UK businesses, says UNISON 2018-10-18 [UNISON]

69 of the richest 100 bodies in the world are corporations 2018-10-18 [Morning Star]

Scotland 'Women Make Glasgow' ad displayed ahead of workers' strike in Council pay row 2018-10-18 [Live]

Scotland Workers help launch advert for equal pay ahead of strike 2018-10-18 [The Daily Mail]

GMB NASUWT Strikes Across The Country 2018-10-17 [GMB]

End the lies, cover-up and appeasement over killing of Jamal Khashoggi 2018-10-17 [NUJ]

Trade unions among left-leaning groups targetted by spy cops 2018-10-17 [UNITElive]

Theresa May must fulfil her promise to end pay austerity 2018-10-17 [TUC]

The media ignores trade union activity. This is how I’m fighting back 2018-10-17 [LabourList]

Why has a Commons bullying report been met with a deafening silence? 2018-10-16 [Guardian]

UK wage growth fastest for nearly 10 years 2018-10-16 [BBC]

England Unite challenge secures thousands for energy workers 2018-10-16 [Unite the union]

Pilots’ union warns politicians of the dangers of ‘sleeping on the job’ when it comes to fatigue culture 2018-10-16 [BALPA]

Put jobs first and stand up to warring factions to avoid hard Brexit 2018-10-16 [Unite the union]

One year after Daphne Caruana's killing, impunity remains 2018-10-16 [NUJ]

GMB Victory As Nando's 'Chickens Out' Of Planning App 2018-10-16 [GMB]

PCS wins £3million check-off compensation 2018-10-16 [PCS]

Bullying and sexual harassment rife in the Commons 2018-10-16 [Morning Star]

Scotland Glasgow: Thousands of women to strike over pay discrimination 2018-10-16 [Guardian]

England RMT protest in support of guards at Liverpool Lime Street Station this morning is joined by Chicken Man 2018-10-15 [RMT]

Blog: We’re demanding that the government stand up for further education 2018-10-15 [UNISON]

Royal Mail staff claim their shares were sabotaged 2018-10-15 [BBC]

Toxic combination of fare increases, service cuts and privatisation has decimated Britain's bus network 2018-10-15 [RMT]

Police spies infiltrated UK leftwing groups for decades 2018-10-15 [Guardian]

MI5 believed black people posed security risk, papers reveal 2018-10-15 [The Guardian]

Police spies infiltrated UK leftwing groups for decades 2018-10-15 [The Guardian]

Brexit mustn't be ‘Trojan horse’ to scrap workers' rights 2018-10-15 [Morning Star]

Scotland Glasgow: thousands of women to strike over pay discrimination 2018-10-15 [The Guardian]

From selling drugs to meeting the Queen – one man’s extraordinary story 2018-10-14 [UNISON]

Universal Credit needs to be overhauled and the rollout immediately halted says Usdaw 2018-10-14 [USDAW]

GMB Members At Nasuwt Vote For Strike Action 2018-10-14 [GMB]

Rise of robots ‘could see workers enjoy four-day weeks’ 2018-10-14 [Guardian]

England BECTU supports petition calling for recognition at Royal Albert Hall 2018-10-13 [BECTU]

House of Fraser - Sports Direct must engage with Usdaw to give staff a voice in the business 2018-10-13 [USDAW]

Oxfam criticises World Bank for backing deregulated labour markets 2018-10-13 [Guardian]

RMT members rock solid again this morning on 31st day of strike action in fight for safety 2018-10-13 [RMT]

MPs question if anti-slavery laws working 2018-10-13 [BBC]

Tories condemned for denying charities' free speech rights 2018-10-13 [Morning Star]

Home Office imposes 1.5% pay increase despite ongoing judicial review over guidance 2018-10-12 [CSW]

Call for a £60,000 pay rise for high court judges sparks anger 2018-10-12 [Guardian]

Union leaders join forces for pre-budget video 2018-10-12 [NEU]

291 Jobs Slashed At Cammell Laird 2018-10-12 [GMB]

Northern Ireland Business leaders write to PM over availability of labour 2018-10-12 [irishexaminer.com]

Hammond plans tax crackdown on 'synthetic self-employed' 2018-10-12 [BBC]

More than a million UK residents live in 'food deserts', says study 2018-10-12 [The Guardian]

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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]