The unions and the labour movement should launch a life-or-death campaign to stop the Tories’ planned new anti-union laws, starting with a mass street demonstration.
Britain already has “the most restrictive trade union laws anywhere in the western world”, as Tony Blair complacently told the Daily Mail in 1997.
Now the Tories plan to ban public service strikes unless the ballot majority for the strike comes to at least 40% of the workers balloted.
Only 24% of the electorate voted Tory on 7 May, and they think that’s enough to decide the government!
But in strike ballots, essentially, they want