Monthly Archives: March 2014

Agrarian Summit, Berenice Celeita and Nigerian, Palestinian Social Movements......

7pm Wednesday 19 March:  Colombia Solidarity London Branch Meeting

Finfuture 225 – 229 Seven Sisters Road, London N4 2DA. (Finsbury Park tube)

Meetings held on the third Wednesday of each month. Continue reading

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European Federation of Public Service Unions Newsletter 13 March 2014......

Follow this link to view the newsletter

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3 immigration facts you need to share......

Hope not Hate asked you why your friends or neighbours are tempted to vote UKIP, and one answer led by a mile: They’re being persuaded by UKIP’s strong anti-immigration stance.

But the truth is, UKIP’s agenda won’t fix our economy because immigration isn’t the problem. Continue reading

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UAF newsletter 13 March 2014......

1.    Join the 22 March demonstrations against racism
A day of action against racism has been called for across Europe to coincide with the marking of UN Anti-Racism Day in 2014. This day of action will also act as the launch pad to stop the racists winning electoral success in the Euro elections. Continue reading

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Bob Crow......

A Book of Condolence for Bob has been set up in the reception at Unity House, in addition or people can leave a message online.

Secure facility via the RMT website: http://www.rmt.org.uk/bob-crow/ Continue reading

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International Commission highlights – photos, videos and reports......

More than 2,000 people attended the International Commission of Inquiry and associated events for the Cuban Five in London earlier this month. Full reports, photos and films will be available soon, but in the meantime here are some of the highlights.

As well as two days of Commission hearings, associated events included a parliamentary meeting, international concert and closing dinner.

Click here to view images from all the events. Continue reading

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Local Government Needs a Pay Rise Day – 1 April 2014......

The employer refused to make an offer when they met with the joint trade unions in February.  They have stated that 1% is not negotiable and reject any pegging of NJC pay to the National Minimum Wage.

The view expressed by our members last year was that 1% for 2014/15 would not be acceptable. Continue reading

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National Demonstration Saturday 22nd March......

no racismThere is to be a national demonstration supported by UNISON in London on Saturday 22nd March from 11am in Parliament Square to march to Trafalgar Square. It is to mark the UN anti-racism day. It would be great if some of our members were able to take part.

Our Chair Peter Ashan is happy to meet members at the entrance to Walthamstow  tube station at 10am so that they can travel together from Waltham Forest UNISON.

See attached flyer for further details.

 

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Branch Meeting Survey......

We need to increase the attendance at our Branch meetings and want to hear your views on the subject – Continue reading

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David Cameron visiting Israel – take action......

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