Yearly Archives: 2014

Left Unity on attacks on PCS and the National Elections

PCS has been the backbone of resistance to the coalition government’s austerity cuts and privatisation programme. Because of that we now face an all out assault aimed at destroying our ability to represent members and defend jobs, conditions and services.

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PCS Left Unity: HMRC Union busting plans revealed

Recent events in the R&C group have now been put into perspective after PCS obtained a copy of a leaked document that outlines HMRCs plans for dealing with the union. Attached is a leaflet that comrades should use to advertise

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Re-elect Mark Serwortka

The nomination process for the general secretary elections has now begun! Mark Serwotka has led the way as General Secretary of the PCS in building a democratic, campaigning union that has fought hard to defend members interests and public services.

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PCS LU on why you should vote YES to an independent Scotland

The Left Unity led PCS has done more than other unions to give its members a real chance to engage in the debate around the Scottish Independence Referendum. PCS has placed our “Alternative to Austerity” and our demands on jobs

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Taking up the Fight in DWP

Following the re-election of a 100% Left Unity DWP GEC this year, at our group conference in May, delegates voted overwhelmingly to support the Left Unity motion EM5 which identified a range of DWP-specific issues where we now have the

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Left Unity leading the fight back in Group campaigns

In groups across the union, Left Unity is at the forefront of organising and campaigning to fight back against austerity. Leading Left Unity members give updates from their groups not only on what we’re fighting against but how we can

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Check off & the fight to defend our union

Fran Heathcote, PCS DWP Group President and National Left Unity Organiser, explains the real motivation behind the threat to withdraw check off and how Left Unity within the Democracy Alliance NEC is fighting back In an openly political attack on

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Where next after July 10th?

PCS members once again demonstrated their support for the union’s campaign strategy by supporting the public sector strike on July 10, demanding an end to the pay freeze and a settlement that goes some way to make up for the

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Vote YES for Fair Pay

The Left Unity led NEC is embarking on a ballot of members asking them to vote “Yes” in support of our campaign for a fair pay rise including a strike with other public sector unions on 10 July as voted

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Janice Godrich: Use Your Vote – Vote For Democracy Alliance

 Janice Godrich, PCS President & National Chair of Left Unity, asks for your support and to vote Democracy Alliance.  Dear member,  I am writing to ask you to consider voting for myself and my Democracy Alliance colleagues in the PCS

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