"Attacks upon people - Jewish people and non-Jewish people - is the wrong way of living." Max Levitas, who stood up to fascists at the Battle of Cable Street in 1936, has died at the age of 103. This is his story.
We've been in London with Unite calling on the Government to save Appledore shipyard as part of our joint campaign to protect this historic yard from closure. We're calling on everyone who supports a future for the yard, and for British shipbuilding and manufacturing in general, to SIGN the petition ✍️👇 https://www.change.org/p/save-appledore-shipyard
In case you missed it - September's UnionLine News - In this edition we focus on the UK Governments Civil Liability Bill, a case on TUPE, better protection for emergency workers, the new Parental (leave and pay) Act & Tribunal stats for April & June.
Amazon are treating their workers like robots. Over the last three years 600 ambulances have been called to their UK warehouses and 115 have been sent to their Rugeley site alone. Amazon need to clean up their act and recognise the GMB.
Today we launch our 'Thinking Differently at Work' campaign with a new toolkit for workers and employers. Figures show 70% of neurodivergent workers experience discrimination at work. This toolkit is designed to help tackle discrimination in the workplace. www.gmb.org.uk/thinking-differently-at-work
This week we've launched our 'Thinking Differently at Work' campaign with a toolkit for workers and employers. This toolkit is designed to help create more inclusive environments and tackle discrimination in the workplace for those with hidden disabilities. www.gmb.org.uk/thinking-differently-at-work
Today marks 82 years since the Battle of Cable Street, when socialists stood with the Jewish community against fascists. I was proud to speak at the 80th anniversary 2 years ago. We will always stand with Jewish people against hatred and division, and resist the far right today.