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Today's news - Scotland

Lobby your MSP to vote to bring ScotRail back into public ownership 2018-11-14 [TSSA]

On yer way, Pinochet! The factory workers who fought fascism from Glasgow 2018-11-02 [The Guardian]

GMB union offer support to Eastbank teacher after strike action 2018-10-27 [Glasgow Evening Times]

Clashes in Holyrood over public sector pay as teachers' march in Glasgow looms 2018-10-26 [CommonSpace]

'Constructive' talks between Glasgow City Council and workers after equal pay strike 2018-10-26 [Live]

Glasgow’s Striking Equal Pay Women to March for Justice 2018-10-24 [GMB]

Schools remain closed as Glasgow equal pay strike continues 2018-10-24 [Guardian]

'We were left with no choice' council workers hit out over equal pay strike 2018-10-24 [Live]

Glasgow strike: Thousands of women bring city ‘to standstill’ in dispute over equal pay 2018-10-24 [The Independent]

Schools and home care disrupted by Glasgow equal pay strike 2018-10-23 [BBC]

Live blog: Glasgow equal pay strike 2018-10-23 [PSI]

Glasgow strike: schools and nurseries to shut down 2018-10-23 [The Guardian]

More than 8,000 female Glasgow council workers to strike this week 2018-10-22 [The Sunday Post]

Thousands of women in Glasgow to strike over equal pay dispute 2018-10-21 [The Herald]

Union hits out over equal pay 'strike myths' 2018-10-20 [The Evening Times]

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

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

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

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

RMT confirms industrial action goes ahead from midnight on Scotrail‎ 2018-10-10 [RMT]

Activists celebrate international victory against Amazon after pay hike announced 2018-10-04 [CommonSpace]

Edinburgh Tram staff balloted for strike action 2018-10-04 [BBC]

Manuel Cortes calls for Michael Matheson to be sacked over mishandling of BTP/Police Scotland merger 2018-10-02 [TSSA]

Thousands of low-paid women are striking. Where’s the solidarity? 2018-09-28 [The Guardian]

Autumn of public sector strikes coming 2018-09-24 [The Express]

Strike looms as teachers reject 3% pay increase 2018-09-19 [The Times]

Schools and home care to be hit as thousands of workers back Glasgow equal pay dispute strike 2018-09-19 [The Herald]

Usdaw seeks urgent action from the Scottish Government to tackle the crisis on our high streets 2018-09-16 [USDAW]

Why are women in Glasgow striking over equal pay? 2018-09-14 [BBC]

Equal pay picket outside City Chambers as strike result due 2018-09-13 [The Evening Times]

TSSA Leader says £700k wasted as Ernst & Young fail to deliver workable plan to merge BTP and Police Scotland 2018-09-11 [TSSA]

Council workers to strike over pensions and work conditions 2018-08-31 [STV]

A group of bar workers show how sticking together against bad bosses can pay off 2018-08-31 [The Canary]

Union brands Diageo pay proposal as ‘shameful’ 2018-08-30 [The Courier]

Aberdeen bus drivers warn First they could be on the road to strike action 2018-08-27 [The Evening Express]

STUC in firing line over 'relying' on SNP Government for 60% of funding 2018-08-26 [The Herald]

Manuel Cortes welcomes ScotRail Public Sector bidder announcement, argues franchise system a waste of money 2018-08-23 [TSSA]

Glasgow council workers balloted on strike over equal pay 2018-08-22 [STV]

Strikes held on three North Sea platforms 2018-08-20 [BBC]

New transport minister slammed by union over 'silence' on public sector bid to take over trains 2018-08-19 [The Herald]

Scottish NHS members vote for three-year pay deal 2018-08-19 [UNISON]

Total North Sea oil platform strikes in September, October to be 12 hours - union 2018-08-17 [The Review]

Fifth Strike At Total’s North Sea Oil, Gas Platforms Set For Aug 20th 2018-08-17 [OilPrice.com]

Unite calls for investigation amid claims of Culzean blacklisting threats 2018-08-16 [Evening Express]

Aker Solutions workers at Equinor's Mariner oilfield call off strike 2018-08-13 [Reuters]

Workers at Total North Sea oil platforms to strike on Monday 2018-08-13 [Reuters]

EdFringe: why is the Playhouse Theatre being sidelined? 2018-08-09 [BECTU]

Further 24-hour strike today on Total platforms 2018-08-06 [Evening Express]

Prison staff could walk out in dispute over bonuses 2018-08-05 [The Herald]

Union: Workers to be Balloted on New Pay Offer 2018-08-01 [Rig Zone]

This month in labour history

1-11-1976 Union of Postal Workers refuses to handle any mail for Grunwick, as the strike at the company continues. [more]

14-11-1913 Sympathy action breaks out in some British ports, like Liverpool, in support of workers in Dublin, but fails to spread. [more]

22-11-1900 2,800 workers at the Penrhyn quarry in Snowdonia, Wales, walk off the job over pay and union recognition. The strike last a staggering three years, one of the longest industrial disputes in British history. [more]

30-11-2011 Millions of public sector workers join the biggest single strike day since 1926, against the government's pension reforms. [more]