Tag Archives: strikes

Unions are about more than numbers, and gain strength from diversity

1 Sep

Unions are about more than numbers, and gain strength from diversity

Comment on opinion article on the TES website.

Reflections on the strike

7 Jul

Reflections on the strike

General Secretary Deborah Lawson took part in a number of media interviews about NUT’s strike and why Voice doesn’t take industrial action.

Curriculum for Excellence, workload and industrial action

21 Jun

Curriculum for Excellence, workload and industrial action

By Dougie Atkinson and Jennifer Barnes, Voice Scotland

“This House Would Prioritise Public Safety Over the Right to Strike” (updated)

9 Mar

“This House Would Prioritise Public Safety Over the Right to Strike” (updated)

Voice General Secretary Deborah Lawson was one of the “Speakers in Proposition” in the debate at the Oxford Union on 18 February 2016. Video.

The Trade Union Bill (updated)

2 Nov

The Trade Union Bill (updated)

Voice has responded to two BIS consultations on the Trade Union Bill (Tackling intimidation of non-striking workers and Hiring agency staff during strike action) and to the Public Bill Committee on the Trade Union Bill. Plus comments in TES.