The ten central unions include Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC), All India Trade Union Congress (AITUC), Hind Mazdoor Sabha (HMS), Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU), All India United Trade Union Centre (AIUTUC), Trade Union Co-ordination Centre (TUCC) and Self-Employed Women’s Association (SEWA). … [Read more...] about Trade unions to go on nationwide strike on Thursday
Ulster workers strike
AIBEA, which comprises four lakh bank employees from various public and old private sector and a few foreign banks as its members, represents the majority of the banks except State Bank of India and Indian Overseas Bank. Nearly 30,000 bank employees from 10,000 bank branches of public sector banks, old generation private sector banks, regional rural banks and foreign banks in Maharashtra will join the strike, the AIBEA statement said. … [Read more...] about Bank unions to observe nationwide strike tomorrow to protest ‘anti-labour policies’
However, the BMS said that it would be able to work with “greater synchronicity” once workers’ issues take a centrestage, highlighting how the union has been actively working with other unions in different sectors to raise workers’ issues. … [Read more...] about First time in 5 yrs BMS rejects call by other unions for nationwide strike
The UTLA threatened to strike in January of this year, which resulted in a deal with the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) that could bankrupt the system. UTLA returned to make these expensive, progressive demands in the name of coronavirus. The UTLA would prevent schools from reopening until a “moratorium” had been declared on charter schools, the police were defunded, and “Medicare for all” and a wealth tax had been implemented, according to a July report from the Daily Wire. … [Read more...] about Why Do Teachers Unions Hate Our Kids?
While the rest of the world shut their doors and stayed safe at home, those key workers went out to work on the COVID frontline despite the potential risk to their health. They've just been told they will not get a pay rise this year. British Chancellor Rishi Sunak said he was "delivering on the priorities of the British people" in "protecting the lives and livelihoods" of those worst affected by the pandemic with his Spending Review, announced in the House of Commons. … [Read more...] about Pay Freeze ‘Another Blow’ for U.K. Staff Risking Health on COVID Frontline