AWL conference 2010

AWL and the unions

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THE THREAT TO THE UNIONS

The unions face a challenge, both industrially and politically, without any recent precedent.

Trades Councils and anti-cuts committees

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1. Prior to the 2010 general election it was clear that whatever the exact political complexion of the new government, significant cuts would be made to public sector spending. The only open question was and to a degree still is, how deep will these cuts be? and to what extent they will affect the wider economy.