Tubeworker's blog https://www.workersliberty.org/blog en Dispute against lone working at Heathrow prepared for take off https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/dispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take <span>Dispute against lone working at Heathrow prepared for take off</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Thu, 20/06/2019 - 23:18</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>RMT has launched a local dispute on the Heathrow stations cover group, demanding an end to lone working during Night Tube hours. </p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/dispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" rel="tag" title="Dispute against lone working at Heathrow prepared for take off" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Dispute against lone working at Heathrow prepared for take off</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/dispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Dispute%20against%20lone%20working%20at%20Heathrow%20prepared%20for%20take%20off&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take&amp;title=Dispute%20against%20lone%20working%20at%20Heathrow%20prepared%20for%20take%20off" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Dispute%20against%20lone%20working%20at%20Heathrow%20prepared%20for%20take%20off" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Dispute%20against%20lone%20working%20at%20Heathrow%20prepared%20for%20take%20off https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Dispute%20against%20lone%20working%20at%20Heathrow%20prepared%20for%20take%20off&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fdispute-against-lone-working-heathrow-prepared-take" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 22:18:17 +0000 Tubeworker 34195 at https://www.workersliberty.org City Hall security assaults activists to spare Khan’s blushes https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/city-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes <span>City Hall security assaults activists to spare Khan’s blushes </span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Thu, 20/06/2019 - 13:21</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>RMT took the fight against <a href="https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/vote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts">”Transformation” cuts</a> and the <a href="https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/lu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts">exploitation of outsourced cleaners</a> to Sadiq Khan’s front door today, with a demonstration outside City Hall, organised to coincide with Mayor’s Questions. </p> <p>Other unions, including Unite and IWGB, had also organised actions, along with environmental campaigners from Extinction Rebellion. </p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/city-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" rel="tag" title="City Hall security assaults activists to spare Khan’s blushes " hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about City Hall security assaults activists to spare Khan’s blushes </span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/city-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=City%20Hall%20security%20assaults%20activists%20to%20spare%20Khan%E2%80%99s%20blushes%20&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes&amp;title=City%20Hall%20security%20assaults%20activists%20to%20spare%20Khan%E2%80%99s%20blushes%20" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=City%20Hall%20security%20assaults%20activists%20to%20spare%20Khan%E2%80%99s%20blushes%20" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=City%20Hall%20security%20assaults%20activists%20to%20spare%20Khan%E2%80%99s%20blushes%20 https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=City%20Hall%20security%20assaults%20activists%20to%20spare%20Khan%E2%80%99s%20blushes%20&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fcity-hall-security-assaults-activists-spare-khans-blushes" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:21:53 +0000 Tubeworker 34194 at https://www.workersliberty.org Vote for strikes to stop “Transformation” cuts https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/vote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts <span>Vote for strikes to stop “Transformation” cuts</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Thu, 20/06/2019 - 13:14</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>As TfL/LU push ahead with cuts planned under its “Transformation” process, RMT is balloting affected members for strikes and other industrial action. Workers affected include all ex-Tube Lines members, Palestra House (LUCC) Service Control, Signals, Skills Development, and Track Access Control.</p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/vote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" rel="tag" title="Vote for strikes to stop “Transformation” cuts" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Vote for strikes to stop “Transformation” cuts</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/vote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Vote%20for%20strikes%20to%20stop%20%E2%80%9CTransformation%E2%80%9D%20cuts&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts&amp;title=Vote%20for%20strikes%20to%20stop%20%E2%80%9CTransformation%E2%80%9D%20cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Vote%20for%20strikes%20to%20stop%20%E2%80%9CTransformation%E2%80%9D%20cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Vote%20for%20strikes%20to%20stop%20%E2%80%9CTransformation%E2%80%9D%20cuts https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Vote%20for%20strikes%20to%20stop%20%E2%80%9CTransformation%E2%80%9D%20cuts&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fvote-strikes-stop-transformation-cuts" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:14:35 +0000 Tubeworker 34193 at https://www.workersliberty.org Waste collection to be outsourced? https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/waste-collection-be-outsourced <span>Waste collection to be outsourced?</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Thu, 20/06/2019 - 13:08</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The Labour Party has a national policy commitment to end outsourcing when it goes into government. Great. But we already have a Labour mayor in City Hall. Not only is Sadiq Khan overseeing the continued outsourcing of cleaning, security, and cleaning, under his mayoralty, TfL and LU bosses are looking to outsource and privatise even more workers!</p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/waste-collection-be-outsourced" rel="tag" title="Waste collection to be outsourced?" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Waste collection to be outsourced?</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/waste-collection-be-outsourced#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Waste%20collection%20to%20be%20outsourced%3F&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced&amp;title=Waste%20collection%20to%20be%20outsourced%3F" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Waste%20collection%20to%20be%20outsourced%3F" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Waste%20collection%20to%20be%20outsourced%3F https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Waste%20collection%20to%20be%20outsourced%3F&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Fwaste-collection-be-outsourced" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:08:52 +0000 Tubeworker 34192 at https://www.workersliberty.org LU and ABM collude on cleaner job cuts https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-20/lu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts <span>LU and ABM collude on cleaner job cuts</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Thu, 20/06/2019 - 13:02</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p><img src="https://www.workersliberty.org/files/B4A0CAE4-8E02-4E93-9909-49CFFDBB9E79.jpeg" /></p> <hr /><p>What an absolutely phenomenal piece of spin on the LU intranet, as the company scrambles to defend its collusion in cleaner job cuts. </p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/lu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" rel="tag" title="LU and ABM collude on cleaner job cuts" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about LU and ABM collude on cleaner job cuts</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-20/lu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=LU%20and%20ABM%20collude%20on%20cleaner%20job%20cuts&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts&amp;title=LU%20and%20ABM%20collude%20on%20cleaner%20job%20cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=LU%20and%20ABM%20collude%20on%20cleaner%20job%20cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=LU%20and%20ABM%20collude%20on%20cleaner%20job%20cuts https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=LU%20and%20ABM%20collude%20on%20cleaner%20job%20cuts&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-20%2Flu-and-abm-collude-cleaner-job-cuts" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Thu, 20 Jun 2019 12:02:28 +0000 Tubeworker 34191 at https://www.workersliberty.org Battle of Marylebone Mess Room https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-18/battle-marylebone-mess-room <span>Battle of Marylebone Mess Room </span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Tue, 18/06/2019 - 12:01</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>The officially designated mess room at Marylebone station is on the concourse, at the bottom of the escalators down from the gateline. It’s rarely used; it’s a bit dingy, away from the toilets, and further away from the gateline if you need to come out to help in an emergency.</p> <p>Instead, most staff prefer to use a tea point in the old ticket office, right next to the gateline.</p> <p>Despite this practise having been ongoing for some time, with no issues whatsoever, management are insisting people stop using the tea point and only use the downstairs mess room.</p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-18/battle-marylebone-mess-room" rel="tag" title="Battle of Marylebone Mess Room " hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Battle of Marylebone Mess Room </span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-18/battle-marylebone-mess-room#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Battle%20of%20Marylebone%20Mess%20Room%20&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room&amp;title=Battle%20of%20Marylebone%20Mess%20Room%20" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Battle%20of%20Marylebone%20Mess%20Room%20" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Battle%20of%20Marylebone%20Mess%20Room%20 https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Battle%20of%20Marylebone%20Mess%20Room%20&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fbattle-marylebone-mess-room" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:01:37 +0000 Tubeworker 34156 at https://www.workersliberty.org Demonstrate at City Hall! https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-18/demonstrate-city-hall <span>Demonstrate at City Hall!</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Tue, 18/06/2019 - 12:00</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>RMT has called a demo outside City Hall on Thursday 20 June. It demands “no Tory cuts under a Labour mayor”, pressing Sadiq Khan not to pass on Tory austerity to transport workers and users in London.</p> <p>The two specific focuses are the “Transformation” scheme, which threatens thousands of jobs in engineering and admin roles, and the struggles of outsourced workers.</p> <p>The demo assembles from 10:00. <i>Tubeworker</i> will be there, and we hope you will be too.</p> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-18/demonstrate-city-hall" rel="tag" title="Demonstrate at City Hall!" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Demonstrate at City Hall!</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-18/demonstrate-city-hall#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Demonstrate%20at%20City%20Hall%21&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall&amp;title=Demonstrate%20at%20City%20Hall%21" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Demonstrate%20at%20City%20Hall%21" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Demonstrate%20at%20City%20Hall%21 https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Demonstrate%20at%20City%20Hall%21&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-18%2Fdemonstrate-city-hall" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Tue, 18 Jun 2019 11:00:21 +0000 Tubeworker 34155 at https://www.workersliberty.org Ballot on pay and conditions imminent https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-06-18/ballot-pay-and-conditions-imminent <span>Ballot on pay and conditions imminent</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Tue, 18/06/2019 - 11:58</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>RMT is now preparing to ballot members on LU for industrial action over pay and conditions. With all three other unions having also rejected LU’s latest offer, it’s likely they’ll ballot too.</p> <p>Restrictive anti-union laws mean we need to get a 50% turnout and at least 40% of all those balloted voting yes to take legal action. 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Here, a cleaner tells <i>Tubeworker</i> why.</b></p> <hr /><p>“Tube cleaners have been campaigning for many years against injustice. We're fighting for dignity, and equal conditions in our workplaces. Currently we have no company sick pay, which means cleaners who get sick are forced to come to work or face financial hardship. And we also have no free travel passes, unlike directly-employed staff working on the railway. </p></div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-04/why-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" rel="tag" title="Why Tube cleaners plan to strike" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Why Tube cleaners plan to strike</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-06-04/why-tube-cleaners-plan-strike#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Why%20Tube%20cleaners%20plan%20to%20strike&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike&amp;title=Why%20Tube%20cleaners%20plan%20to%20strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Why%20Tube%20cleaners%20plan%20to%20strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Why%20Tube%20cleaners%20plan%20to%20strike https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Why%20Tube%20cleaners%20plan%20to%20strike&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-06-04%2Fwhy-tube-cleaners-plan-strike" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Tue, 04 Jun 2019 22:21:56 +0000 Tubeworker 34101 at https://www.workersliberty.org Wot No Passes? https://www.workersliberty.org/blogs/2019-05-28/wot-no-passes <span>Wot No Passes?</span> <span><span>Tubeworker</span></span> <span>Tue, 28/05/2019 - 17:25</span> <div class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><p>Some ABM cleaners on the former JNP contract had their pictures taken, apparently in order to be issued with travel passes that would allow them to open gates while at work.</p> <p>Some time has now passed, and there’s no sign of the passes.</p> <p>The way to resolve the situation is simple: LU needs to issue all cleaners with the same travel passes directly-employed staff receive.</p> </div> <ul class="links inline list-inline"><li class="node-readmore"><a href="/blogs/2019-05-28/wot-no-passes" rel="tag" title="Wot No Passes?" hreflang="en">Read more<span class="visually-hidden"> about Wot No Passes?</span></a></li><li class="comment-add"><a href="/blogs/2019-05-28/wot-no-passes#comment-form" title="Share your thoughts and opinions." hreflang="en">Add new comment</a></li></ul><div class="rrssb rrssb-bs-default"> <ul class="rrssb-buttons"> <li class="rrssb-twitter"> <a href="https://twitter.com/intent/tweet?text=Wot%20No%20Passes%3F&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">twitter</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-facebook"> <a href="https://www.facebook.com/sharer/sharer.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">facebook</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-linkedin"> <a href="https://www.linkedin.com/shareArticle?mini=true&amp;url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes&amp;title=Wot%20No%20Passes%3F" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">linkedin</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-pinterest"> <a href="https://pinterest.com/pin/create/link/?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes&amp;media=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fthemes%2Fcustom%2Fworksliberty%2Fimages%2Flogo.jpg&amp;description=Wot%20No%20Passes%3F" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">pinterest</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-googleplus"> <a href="https://plus.google.com/share?url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">google+</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-whatsapp"> <a href="whatsapp://send?text=Wot%20No%20Passes%3F https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes" class="popup"> <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">whatsapp</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-email"> <a href="mailto:?subject=Wot%20No%20Passes%3F&amp;body=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.workersliberty.org%2Fblogs%2F2019-05-28%2Fwot-no-passes" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">email</span> </a> </li> <li class="rrssb-print"> <a href="javascript:window.print()" > <span class="rrssb-icon"></span> <span class="rrssb-text">print</span> </a> </li> </ul> </div> Tue, 28 May 2019 16:25:46 +0000 Tubeworker 34060 at https://www.workersliberty.org