UK strike news plus

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Spikymike
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Feb 23 2021 16:14
UK strike news plus

This comrade continues to post up regular listings (with links) of mainly UK strike news worth dipping into on a regular basis, with occasional commentaries of their own which you can agree or disagree with.
https://nothingiseverlost.wordpress.com

Dyjbas
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Feb 23 2021 18:56

There's also this brief rundown from the CWO: A Sign of Things to Come

And this might be useful, although from a trade unionist perspective: Strike Map

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Mar 1 2021 14:39

And another useful roundup with links here:
https://anarchistcommunism.org/2021/02/27/workplace-notes-13/

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May 5 2021 14:52

This post and attachments covering a number of disputes and strikes related in particular to different UK 'Fire and Rehire' struggles beyond the airline industry is worth another mention here:
https://libcom.org/blog/heathrow-workers-newsletter-no5-05052021

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May 6 2021 16:53

In addition to the coverage in the above newsletter which includes bus company strikes in Manchester and London there are these 2 short pieces from the ACG here:
https://anarchistcommunism.org/2021/05/05/workplace-notes-14/ (although we still need to see the content of any deal with the Manchester UNITE union bus drivers) and
https://anarchistcommunism.org/2021/05/05/fire-and-rehire-a-new-tactic-o...

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May 6 2021 20:57

Without wanting to endorse RS21, I thought this was a good detailed analysis of the Manchester bus dispute: https://www.rs21.org.uk/2021/05/06/manchester-bus-strike-fire-and-rehire...