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PCS Elections 2016 – re-elect a fighting, campaigning leadership

We are writing to request that you nominate and support Democracy Alliance candidates in this year’s 2016 National Executive Committee Elections to continue to lead this union. Under the leadership of the Democracy Alliance – an alliance between Left Unity

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PCS Left Unity: Fighting to defend our union

Kevin McHugh Left Unity editor details the back ground to the NEC decision on suspension of national and group elections for a maximum of 12 months. Download the leaflet here for distribution in your branch.  The Financial crash of 2008 and

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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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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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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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PCS Left Unity meeting in Scotland open meeting

How trade unionists should approach the independence debate  & Re-elect a socialist PCS leadership PCS Left Unity is holding an open meeting to discuss how we as trade unionists should be approaching the independence debate on the eve of the

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