The great pay review swindle

By N Bryce, WPB TU Group “The Royal Commission was clear in setting out how an independent pay review process should function. It stated that the pay review body shouldContinue reading “The great pay review swindle”

RMT rejects pay offer

The privatisation of the rail network as we all know was undertaken as a plain matter of doctrinaire capitalist ideology, not from economic necessity. This experiment has abysmally failed. The British public overwhelmingly supports the re-nationalisation of all public utilities and the entire public transport system.

Hunt’s Pension Age Hike

Hunt wants us all to work until we are 68 years old, an increase which was already in the pipeline to be rolled out in 2046, but which he seeks to bring forward to 2035. This will affect people who are now aged 54 and under, and various charities and campaign groups have warned that this plan could throw thousands into poverty.