Saturday, 23 September , 2023

Trade unions

(Counter)Reforms: Turning Europeans into semi-Slaves

Precarious work: Europe’s new reserve army by Harald Schumann and Elisa Simantke Oct. 25, 2017 Millions of Europeans in temporary, part-time or bogus self-employed contracts can only...

Ryanair Pilots Renew Strike Threat With Recognition Deadline

19 /12/2017 Ryanair Holdings Plc’s charm offensive toward workers is being put to the test after Irish pilots gave it less than two days to...

Ryanair pilots on the verge of toughest unionisation battle in aviation...

28 September 2017 Budget airline Ryanair recently announced the cancellation of nearly 2,000 flights over the next 5-6 weeks, accounting for 40 to 50 flights...

Macron’s labor decrees in France: A new stage in the international...

Last week, the government of French President Emanuel Macron detailed its plans to rewrite the country’s labor code, aiming to remove all legal barriers...

The Contemporary Crisis of the American Ideology

The ideas that justified the American economic and political system in the minds of most of our citizens throughout that long period came under stress during earlier storms—from the 1950s to the 1970s in particular—and a few beams and joists cracked but did not give way. Today the manifold crises of capitalism mean that the entire existing intellectual structure of American capitalism is breaking up.

Respect Corbyn’s authority, trade union leaders warn MPs

The general secretaries of 10 of Britain’s largest trade unions have signed a joint statement giving their continued support to Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader. Signatories to the letter include Unite’s Len McCluskey, Unison’s Dave Prentis and the GMB’s Tim Roache – the three biggest unions, and all Labour-affiliated.

Keep Corbyn: Labour civil war reaches fever pitch

By Socialist Appeal - Britain The Rubicon has been crossed. The die is cast. With their vote of no confidence against Jeremy Corbyn (by 172...

Britain on the brink – part one

We publish this article by the British Marxists of Socialist Appeal, because we believe it’s a very important one, in order for someone to...

Sweden: where even unions love free trade

Custom dictates that unions and employers are forever at odds. But in Sweden they're united – at least when it comes to free trade...