Author: NuitsdeYoung

  • Anti-Workfare Pickets 8 Dec Glasgow

    11:00-11:50 Superdrug, 117 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow, G2 3ER Like many chain stores, Superdrug, who made a £20 million profit last year, have been given a massive public subsidy, in the form of unemployed people working for nothing but their benefits on a workfare scheme. Superdrug suspended their participation in the Government’s ‘Work Experience’ workfare scheme […]

  • IWW Lobby BMA for a London Living Wage for BMA Cleaners

    IWW Lobby BMA Council for a London Living Wage for BMA House Cleaning Staff There’s a petition “British Medical Association & Interserve PLC: Pay Your Cleaners the London Living Wage!” on Change.org. Please sign here!

  • Current and Future Struggles

    Here’s an excellent article by a Fellow Worker in London, which highlights very effectively the importance of the Wobbly approach in the labour movement in the current economic crisis.

  • IWW John Lewis Cleaners Win Pay Rise

    Good news from our Fellow Workers in London: Outsourced John Lewis cleaners have won an immediate and backdated 9% pay rise following their pledge of industrial action. The increase, backdated 5 months, takes their pay to £6.72 per hour at three central London sites, and £6.50 at one outer London site. Supervisors will now get […]

  • Glasgow Events

    Thurs 22/11: Anti-Atos Picket, 16:30 Gordon Street Co-Op Bank and Co-Op store Sat 24/11: Anti-Racism March Annual event, 10:30 for 11:00 start, Glasgow Green Sat 24/11: Glasgow’s Radical Independent Book-fair project… 10:00-17:00 Radisson Blu Hotel, 1st Floor lobby, Argyle Street (near Central Station) Mini stall at Radical Independence Conference (note although there is an entry […]