Susan Kennedy
STUC

House building and living rent to fix housing crisis

The STUC is to call for a major house building programme, focussing especially affordable and council housing, not only to

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Stephen Smellie
STUC

Return power to local councils to act on services

The STUC overwhelmingly backed a range of measures to rebuild local democracy. It will press the Scottish Government to provide

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Gordon McKay
STUC

Pay success needs unions to work together

The reason the Tories can justify five years of pay cuts for public service workers is simple according to UNISON’s

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Sam Macartney
STUC

Let’s show the Palestinian people why Scotland supports them

The STUC was uncompromising in its backing for a comprehensive arms embargo on Israel until it ends its violations of

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Priscilla Maramba STUC 2015
STUC Uncategorized

STUC drive to improve equality

“Ensuring that an organisation reflects the community which it serves is clear proof of its commitment to equality and inclusion,”

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Stephen Smellie
STUC Uncategorized

Defending Rojova’s democracy and gender equality

The STUC sent solidarity and support to the people of Rojava and Kobane and pledged to lobby the Government to

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Jane Carolan
STUC Uncategorized

TTIP needs international response

The STUC in Ayr heard a stark warning from UNISON’s Jane Carolan that the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP)

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Priscilla Maramba STUC 2015
STUC Uncategorized

Only hope for BME workers lies in their unions

First time delegate and speaker, UNISON’s Priscilla Maramba, told Congress that ConDem austerity has worsened the plight of BME workers,

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Martin Murray
STUC Uncategorized

Stop fracking and lobby for sustainable energy

Delegates backed a Fife TUC call to oppose fracking and underground coal gasification (UCG) until their potential impact on local

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