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Big Up the Spirit Of The Tolpuddle Martyrs

David Chivers

I am a proud trade unionist and passionate about the importance and purpose of this worthwhile movement. While our movement may not be anywhere nea...

The inexcusable outing of 'Gorgeous George

Matthew Edwards

On the 26th of April, the New Statesman made a bold and rather confusingly timed claim that George Galloway, the new MP for Bradford West is a Musl...

The New CWU Youth

Ryan Case

It's been a few days now since the end of the CWU 2012 General and Industrial Conferences, so I've had time to sit back and think about policy th...

What’s happening on May 3rd and why it matters

Ryan Case

May 3rd sees the UK going to the polls in a variety of elections.  There'll be elections for 131 English Local Authorities, all 32 Scottish Local A...

How to make sense of a slightly mad world

Simon Sapper

You'd be forgiven for thinking that the world has gone mad from recent news reports. Fracking has been given the "green light" (pah - can you thin...