CWUYouth Blogs

Stand up for a future that works

David Chivers

It was great to see the TUC call the mass demonstration that the CWU Youth and other unions called for at our national conferences earlier this yea...

How the Tories have cursed Employee Share Schemes

Simon Sapper

The CWUYouth and my own personal Twitter feeds have been humming this morning with outrage about Chancellor George Osborne's enthusiasm for employe...

New Housing Benefit Cuts – More Eton Mess

Simon Sapper

    8 October 2012 Let's just quickly run through why the announcement on housing benefit is ill-considered and counter-productive. Well, it t...

CWU gearing up for 20 October

Simon Sapper

As the momentum continues to build for the 20 October TUC march and rally, fresh guidance and information has been issued by CWU HQ.  The briefing...

More spin than good news - the reality behind latest job stats

Simon Sapper

There's been a minor avalanche of very positive media coverage over the "miraculous" growth in employment, revealed by the latest job stats publish...