The Socialist

The Socialist 19 July 2007

Build a new workers' party

Build a new workers' party


Fight cuts threat to London hospitals


'Strategic failure' in Iraq and Afghanistan


Can flood relief get Hull back on its feet?

Bolivian oil workers request solidarity

Visteon workers walk out

Metronet - bankrupt firm, bankrupt PPP


Postal workers - fighting low pay, against privatisation and job cuts


Lewisham schools: defending 'outdated' equality

Building resistance to schools closures in Cardiff


Education - not safe in Brown's hands

Boost our pay: Organising for our rights at work


USA: The case for socialised medicine

Living in the GDR: Balancing between two different worlds

'War crimes' accusations by mine workers


Glasgow social workers vote for indefinite strike

Defend democracy - stop the witch-hunt in UNISON

School dinners saved... for now


Socialism 2007

Come to Socialist Party summer camp

 
 

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Visteon workers walk out

WORKERS AT the Visteon plant in Swansea walked out on 17 July. Visteon is the parts organisation hived off by Ford.

The dispute began when a worker refused to go on to a job which had not been agreed between management and the unions. Management responded by saying the worker would not be paid.

At that, all the workers in the plant stopped work. Management then said nobody would be paid. The workers stayed in the factory but when the afternoon shift arrived, everybody walked out.


In this issue

Build a new workers' party


Socialist Party NHS campaign

Fight cuts threat to London hospitals


War and terrorism

'Strategic failure' in Iraq and Afghanistan


Socialist Party news and analysis

Can flood relief get Hull back on its feet?

Bolivian oil workers request solidarity

Visteon workers walk out

Metronet - bankrupt firm, bankrupt PPP


Postal workers' strike

Postal workers - fighting low pay, against privatisation and job cuts


Council cuts threaten schools

Lewisham schools: defending 'outdated' equality

Building resistance to schools closures in Cardiff


Socialist Party youth and students

Education - not safe in Brown's hands

Boost our pay: Organising for our rights at work


International socialist news and analysis

USA: The case for socialised medicine

Living in the GDR: Balancing between two different worlds

'War crimes' accusations by mine workers


Socialist Party workplace news

Glasgow social workers vote for indefinite strike

Defend democracy - stop the witch-hunt in UNISON

School dinners saved... for now


Socialist Party events

Socialism 2007

Come to Socialist Party summer camp


 

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