Tag Archive for Community

What happened at the Community union conference: An eyewitness account

by Eric Lee Yesterday, I was in Southport attending the conference of the Community trade union. Community is one the smaller unions in Britain and is merger of two unions that represented declining manufacturing sectors – textiles and steel.  But…

British unions to remember Holocaust

Britain’s Community trade union, whose General Secretary Michael Leahy OBE is one of the founders of TULIP, has issued the following statement: Community supports Holocaust Memorial Day, the international day of remembrance for the victims of the Holocaust and other…

British trade union delegation to Israel and Palestine – the blog

Trade Union Friends of Israel has been organizing trips to Israel and Palestine for some time now, but for the first time the participants are being encouraged to blog about their visit – which begins tomorrow.  Trade unionists from the…