Tag: youth fight for jobs

  • NSSN 199: Come to NSSN14 this Saturday, build mass July10 strike

    NSSN 199: Come to NSSN14 this Saturday, build mass July10 strike

    The line-up for the July 10 strike is now complete. The FBU has today announced that fire-fighters defending their hard won pension rights will be walking out on the same day as up to 1½ million council and school workers, teachers, civil servants and others who are resisting the continuing public sector pay freeze. Workers […]

  • Ginger Jentzen from Seattle $15WON to speak at NSSN 2014!

    Ginger Jentzen from Seattle $15WON to speak at NSSN 2014!

    NSSN 196: Seattle $15WON campaigner speaks at NSSN Conference! The NSSN is delighted to announce that a Ginger Jentzen from the victorious $15Now campaign that has lifted the minimum wage to $15 per hour in Seattle will address the NSSN annual conference on July 5th. Undoubtedly, the election last year of Kshama Sawant of Socialist […]

  • IN PICTURES: London Fast Food Rights Day of Action

    IN PICTURES: London Fast Food Rights Day of Action

    May 15th saw protests and strike action around the world as fast food workers went on the offensive for higher wages and trade union rights. Here in Britain the Bakers union the BFAWU organised actions around the country as part of their fast food rights campaign. The London leg of the day of action took […]

  • NSSN166 – Support UCU, Unison & Unite members strikers

    NSSN166 – Support UCU, Unison & Unite members strikers

    31 October will be a day of coordinated strike action by UCU, Unison and Unite members working in Universities. This is the first UK-wide joint action between these Higher Education unions, demonstrating the anger that their members feel about the employers’ insulting 1% pay increase. Even pro-capitalist commentator Will Hutton, writing in the Observer notes […]