Royal College of Nursing set for historic nationwide strike
The Royal College of Nursing (RCN) has voted to take strike action across the UK for the first time in the union’s history. Members will be striking to fight against worsening pay and conditions, as the latest union to take action in this year’s wave of strikes.
MTRP Scotland statement
Make The Rich Pay is a retaliation of the masses, who refuse to suffer for an economic crisis they didn’t cause. The MTRP Scotland team have composed this statement on their recent activity.
Tunisia’s powerful UGTT union fights against IMF-imposed austerity
In Tunisia, flights have been cancelled, public transport ground to a halt and government offices were empty in protest of the President last month.
The economy is supposedly thriving – so why aren’t we?
Figures released from the Office for National Statistics (ONS), have shown the UK economy grew by 7.5% last year. So why aren’t ordinary working families seeing these gains?
As inflation rises, working class families are hit the hardest
The UK inflation rate hit 3.2% this August – the biggest increase since records began in 1997. Unsurprisingly, this inflation hike will disproportionately affect working class families.