Thursday, 16 September 2010

Shop stewards lobby TUC

(Pictures by Suleyman Civi and Dave Beale)

The very successful lobby of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) in Manchester, organised by the National Shop Stewards Network (NSSN), points the way forward for the trade union movement in the looming conflict between the organised working class and the brutal Con-Dem government.

In the very commendable demonstration, the meetings and the speeches that took place, the growing anger and demands for action now against cuts which will slash to the bone the welfare state and effectively dismantle it was forcefully expressed. Click here to read on and to see a video of the demonstration...