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Time for a general strike? Unite considering call for first nationwide protest since 1926

Time for a general strike? Unite considering call for first nationwide protest since 1926 | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
An internal document drawn up by Unite, Britain’s biggest union, says it would be “desirable” to protest against Government cuts
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Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star

Thousands of civil servants set for weekend of strikes / Britain / Britain/World / Home - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Thousands of civil servants are set to take part in a "long weekend" of walkouts over cuts to pay, pensions and conditions.

 

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BREAKING: Osborne living in dream world over welfare, says TUC - UnionNews

BREAKING: Osborne living in dream world over welfare, says TUC - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
O'Grady says if Chancellor wants work to pay he should not axe in-work benefits
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"This is the nastiest government Britain has ever had" – TUC leader - UnionNews

"This is the nastiest government Britain has ever had" – TUC leader - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Frances O'Grady says Gove's policies are driven by ideology, not by the needs of children
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Website that charges £19 for 'tips' on how to milk disabled benefits system

Website that charges £19 for 'tips' on how to milk disabled benefits system | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Benefits and Work website, which comes with a 'money back' guarantee if the advice does not work, lists 'seven top daily DLA tips', including how to deal with 'detective doctors'.
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PCS members target IDS over benefit sanctions - UnionNews

PCS members target IDS over benefit sanctions - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Union seeks meeting with work and pensions secretary over sanctions
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Workers are £10k in debt and begging for money to pay for basic needs

Workers are £10k in debt and begging for money to pay for basic needs | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
A report by union Unison showed 600 of its 1.3 million members sought help from its emergency welfare fund last year
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Patients are at risk as hospitals axe 5,000 nurses, warns union

Patients are at risk as hospitals axe 5,000 nurses, warns union | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Royal College of Nursing claims switch to healthcare assistants is putting lives in danger
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Internships In London Out Of Reach Of Most UK Youngsters, Say TUC

Internships In London Out Of Reach Of Most UK Youngsters, Say TUC | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Many young people desperate for a job see unpaid internships as their best chance of getting experience of work.
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Benefit Cuts Raise Fears Of Self-Harm Spreading North

Benefit Cuts Raise Fears Of Self-Harm Spreading North | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Caseworkers in Scotland fear a rise in violent and traumatic episodes as April's benefit cuts loom, a senior union official warned today
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Trade unions unite to save workers' rights - Morning Star

Trade unions unite to save workers' rights - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

A major campaign to defend trade union rights will be launched at the weekend with a rally in central London.

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Disastrous Policies Throw Thousands More On The Dole

Disastrous Policies Throw Thousands More On The Dole | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Seven thousand more people joined the dole queue in the last three months of 2012, official figures revealed
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Unemployment is a blow to Osborne but a tragedy for the jobless

Unemployment is a blow to Osborne but a tragedy for the jobless | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Unemployment has increased by 7,000 to 2.52 million in a blow to the government ahead of the budget but a tragedy for those people who have lost their jobs.
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Unions consider first general strike since 1926 - Telegraph

Unions consider first general strike since 1926  - Telegraph | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Unions are looking at calling the first general strike since 1926, which could lead to six million workers out on the picket line.
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Tories take another swipe at the weakest - Morning Star

Tories take another swipe at the weakest - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Britain's lowest earners face losing their "last protection" under Con-Dem government plans to cut or freeze the minimum wage, the Unite union warned today.

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"This is the nastiest government Britain has ever had" – TUC leader - UnionNews

"This is the nastiest government Britain has ever had" – TUC leader - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Frances O'Grady says Gove's policies are driven by ideology, not by the needs of children
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Website that charges £19 for 'tips' on how to milk disabled benefits system

Website that charges £19 for 'tips' on how to milk disabled benefits system | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
The Benefits and Work website, which comes with a 'money back' guarantee if the advice does not work, lists 'seven top daily DLA tips', including how to deal with 'detective doctors'.
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Good Friday quiz: who is the biggest welfare cheat? Dave, George or Iain? - UnionNews

Good Friday quiz: who is the biggest welfare cheat? Dave, George or Iain? - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Unite launches new campaign ahead of welfare cuts leaving 1.5 million households worse off
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Charites and unions line up to warn cuts will devastate poor - Morning Star

Charites and unions line up to warn cuts will devastate poor - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

Britain's poorest people face a nightmare of increasing deprivation as coalition cuts bite even deeper this year, unions and charities reported today.

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Patients are at risk as hospitals axe 5,000 nurses, warns union

Patients are at risk as hospitals axe 5,000 nurses, warns union | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Royal College of Nursing claims switch to healthcare assistants is putting lives in danger
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Internships In London Out Of Reach Of Most UK Youngsters, Say TUC

Internships In London Out Of Reach Of Most UK Youngsters, Say TUC | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Many young people desperate for a job see unpaid internships as their best chance of getting experience of work.
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Benefit Cuts Raise Fears Of Self-Harm Spreading North

Benefit Cuts Raise Fears Of Self-Harm Spreading North | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Caseworkers in Scotland fear a rise in violent and traumatic episodes as April's benefit cuts loom, a senior union official warned today
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Trade unions unite to save workers' rights - Morning Star

Trade unions unite to save workers' rights - Morning Star | welfare cuts | Scoop.it

A major campaign to defend trade union rights will be launched at the weekend with a rally in central London.

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Unions organise anti-privatisation protest today - UnionNews

Unions organise anti-privatisation protest today - UnionNews | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
UCU and UNISON members are angry at plans to privatise University of Central Lancashire
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Unemployment is a blow to Osborne but a tragedy for the jobless

Unemployment is a blow to Osborne but a tragedy for the jobless | welfare cuts | Scoop.it
Unemployment has increased by 7,000 to 2.52 million in a blow to the government ahead of the budget but a tragedy for those people who have lost their jobs.
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