Outsourced cleaners on First Great Western Railway (GWR) mounted a rowdy picket at 7am this morning to push for the firm to bring them in-house with parity of conditions with their colleagues. The staff, currently with Servest, have been in dispute for months with ballots for strike action being overwhelmingly supported in December. The union
Activists from Palestine Action occupied the Manchester offices of Bank of New York (BNY) Mellon, which invests over £10million in Israel’s most prominent weapons firm, Elbit Systems.
There's a lot of debate about whether self-diagnosis for autism, ADHD and similar disabilities is valid.
Alienating those we are also imploring to be better, to be involved with the existing structures, is a contradiction in itself.
Freedom republished NetPol's callout in the last few days of responding - by 29 February 2024
Minimum wage cleaners at Amazon warehouses in Enfield and Ipswich are set to ballot for strike action over attempts to cut their paid breaks and bank holiday enhancements.