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Worldwide Mobilisations Demand Action on Climate Change on Eve of Climate Summit
All Out to Humanise the Natural and Social Environment

Field of Climate Fire, Glasgow

On the eve of the United Nations Climate Summit COP26 starting in Glasgow on Sunday, October 31, workers, women and youth and their collectives around the world, as well as international bodies, are in action to protect the environment and the world’s people who are threatened by the consequences of industrial pollution and destruction of Mother Earth for private gain.


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29 Oct 2021 - 21:50 by WDNF Peoples Movement |

Global Days of Action for Climate Justice
One Humanity, One Struggle
All Out to Humanise the Natural and Social Environment!



On November 6, as world leaders meet in Glasgow for the COP26 Global Climate Summit, towns and cities across the world will take to the streets demanding global climate justice.


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28 Oct 2021 - 12:37 by WDNF Peoples Movement |

Making saving life a crime, the brutality of the Nationality and Borders Bill
October 21, 2021 Written by Peter Bird Published in Latest News
Counterfire


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27 Oct 2021 - 22:02 by WDNF Peoples Movement |

Unite vows to continue fight against fire-and-rehire
By Tim Lezard

25th October 2021 - 1:04 pm

Union News


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26 Oct 2021 - 15:35 by WDNF Workers Movement |

Local government unions in Scotland announce pay strike
By Tim Lezard

26th October 2021 - 8:00 am

Union News

Local government unions have today issued notices of industrial action to local authorities across Scotland in a dispute over pay for council workers.


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26 Oct 2021 - 12:36 by WDNF Workers Movement |

TUC and unions warn government against sleep-walking into a winter of chaos
Issue date
22 Oct 2021
Union leaders call for urgent action to curb rise in Covid cases – including mandatory face coverings on transport and in shops, and increase to sick pay

Ministers cannot afford “laissez-faire approach to managing the pandemic”

“Dithering and delaying will only make situation worse” say union heads

TUC

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25 Oct 2021 - 09:23 by WDNF Workers Movement |

Qatar calls for embrace of gas producers for energy transition
Energy minister sees ‘no way’ net zero push can succeed without adding more of the fuel to the mix
Andrew England in London 4 HOURS AGO
Financial Times

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24 Oct 2021 - 14:54 by WDNF International |

Incredibly concerning that Government is not taking more action to protect public against Covid, warns BMA
by BMA media team
Press release from the BMA

Location: England Published: Wednesday 20 October 2021



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22 Oct 2021 - 21:31 by WDNF National |

Military applications at centre of Britain’s plans to be AI superpower
20/10/2021Peter Burt

Drone Wars UK


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21 Oct 2021 - 14:16 by WDNF National |

80th Anniversary of Nazi Atrocities Committed at Babi Yar
September 29-30, 1941 – November 6, 1943
Monument at Babi Yar to Jewish Victims

See performance of Symphony No.13 (Babi Yar) by Shostakovich: https://youtu.be/YOmfNobfeqw

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19 Oct 2021 - 16:19 by WDNF RCPB(ML) |

GMB members on strike in the Derbyshire Dales
By Tim Lezard

18th October 2021 - 11:00 am

Union News

GMB members at Serco in the Derbyshire Dales are today on strike over “a pattern of disrespect and low pay”.


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18 Oct 2021 - 13:52 by WDNF Workers Movement |

Burkina Faso. Justice for Thomas Sankara
photo: Thomas Sankara's memory looms large over Burkina Faso

Deutsche Welle,

Date 10.10.2021
Author Katrin Gänsler

In Burkina Faso, a historic trial is taking shape for the death of iconic leader Thomas Sankara in 1987. But the main defendant and former president, Blaise Compaore, will be absent.


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18 Oct 2021 - 08:42 by WDNF International |

Tens of thousands descend on Brussels for climate protest
Date 10.10.2021
DW

Climate protestors from dozens of organizations marched through the streets of Brussels demanding greater climate protection. World leaders are set to meet in Glasgow this month.

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15 Oct 2021 - 17:19 by WDNF International |

Covid. Schools picking up the pieces amid lack of support services
Freddie Whittaker

14 Oct 2021, 0:01
Schools Week

Schools shouldered 'significant responsibilities within networks of support that have themselves fragmented' - UCL report


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14 Oct 2021 - 17:47 by WDNF National |

Greece, 100,000 teachers take on the government in national strike
October 11, 2021 Written by Kevin Ovenden Published in Latest News
Counterfire

In opposition to a new law that is widely seen as a step towards marketising education, teachers defiantly walked out across Greece, reports Kevin Ovenden

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13 Oct 2021 - 20:54 by WDNF International |

Lambeth College strike. This is about people, not just about pay
October 12, 2021 Written by Peter Bird

Counterfire

Further-education staff are striking for the sake of resources for education, while money is wasted on expensive consultants, reports Peter Bird.

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13 Oct 2021 - 20:30 by WDNF Workers Movement |

People's Peace Prize Awarded to Cuba's International Medical Brigade
No to US Terrorism and Aggression Against Cuba!
Celebrate Cuba's Contributions to Humanity's Well-Being!



Prensa Latina, Cubaminex

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13 Oct 2021 - 12:46 by WDNF International |

UCU members on strike at Royal College of Art
By Tim Lezard

12th October 2021 - 8:30 am

Union News

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12 Oct 2021 - 18:03 by WDNF Workers Movement |

EIS members back on strike at Scotland’s Rural University College
By Tim Lezard

12th October 2021 - 9:00 am

Union News

Lecturing staff at Scotland’s Rural University College (SRUC) today take their third day of strike action over pay and grading.

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12 Oct 2021 - 17:25 by WDNF Workers Movement |

British Government Plans Further Provocations in the South China Sea alongside US


The attempt by the government to project post-Brexit "Global Britain" as part of a "rules-based international order" that is acting for "global security" continues with its deployment of the UK Carrier Strike Group (CSG) led by HMS Queen Elizabeth in the Asian Pacific seas and is planning to carry out further provocations in the South China Sea where Britain ad its allies have no business to be.

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12 Oct 2021 - 12:41 by WDNF RCPB(ML) |

Tony Burke, Speech at VSC AGM October 9th
Posted on October 9, 2021 by Tony Burke

Power In A Union

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11 Oct 2021 - 18:29 by WDNF Peoples Movement |

Fire and rehire at Clarks


Clarks UK are attempting to fire and rehire their workforce on worse terms and conditions. It's an outrage.

We must show Clarks how many of us are standing with these workers. And send a message to bosses everywhere that fire and rehire is unacceptable.

Sign the petition.
https://www.megaphone.org.uk/petitions/clarks-end-fire-and-rehire

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7 Oct 2021 - 18:52 by WDNF Workers Movement |

NEU launches Value Education, Value Educators campaign
By Tim Lezard

5th October 2021 - 12:00 pm

Union News

The NEU today launches its Value Education, Value Educators campaign.

https://youtu.be/nJ9UH8PgtjY

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5 Oct 2021 - 19:00 by WDNF Workers Movement |

Striking Royal Parks cleaners launch hardship fund
By Tim Lezard

4th October 2021 - 9:00 am

Union News

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4 Oct 2021 - 17:08 by WDNF Workers Movement |

END OF 1981 HUNGER STRIKE
BOBBY SANDS TRUST
Oct 3, 2021

At 3.15pm, on this day forty years ago, the 1981 hunger strike ended after two hundred and seventeen days. With increasing family interventions as prisoners lapsed into unconsciousness the hunger strike as a weapon was voided. Within three days the British conceded the right of the prisoners to wear their own clothes thus ending five years of intransigence, the prison uniform being the symbol of criminalistion. Other battles would be fought—successfully—over segregation from loyalist paramilitaries, and the prisoners running their own lives within each block under a republican command structure.

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3 Oct 2021 - 11:05 by WDNF Peoples Movement |