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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...

Post Olympic Blues

Ryan Case

Now that the Olympic and Paralympic Games have left London on their four year journey to Rio, I feel a little down.   I was one of the sceptics in...

Stupid, cruel and counter-productive? The government's employment and benefits policies.

Simon Sapper

There's lots of talk at the moment about the government increasing the penalty for those who refuse a work placement ordered by the DWP. At the sam...

Olympics. A fantastic celebration, but, on a more sceptical note.......for who's benefit?

David Chivers

Like many others around the world my eyes have been glued to the TV watching the Olympics. I absolutely love the sports , all the hype, intensive...