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Derby teaching assistants to take second consecutive week of strikes

Derby school support staff are taking a second consecutive week of strike action as their dispute with the city council

Open letter to Sadiq Khan from London's headteachers

Vice president pledges to continue the fight against intolerance

UNISON vice president Carol Sewell addressed conference this morning, opening with a tribute to Eric Roberts, the union’s president, who died sudde

Black members’ conference tackles a range of issues

Black members’ conference opened this morning with a farewell speech from co-chair of the national Black members’ committee, Margaret Greer, who be

Violence and abuse top the agenda at Black members’ conference

A busy afternoon at UNISON’s Black members’ conference began with Tania Ebosi McKee, for the national black members’ committee, introducing a motio

‘Hate is not anything someone is born with’

In a busy morning at UNISON’s Black members’ conference in Brighton, delegates agreed a series of measure to challenge the rise of racism and Islam

‘It’s impossible? No it’s not!’

“It’s impossible?” No it’s not – “I am possible!”

Blog: We must always have hope, even in these difficult times

Yesterday I had the honour of addressing UNISON’s Black Members Conference.

Black members’ conference stress importance of building the union

The first session of the weekend’s UNISON Black members’ conference saw delegates welcomed to the city of by Brighton and Hove by mayor Peter West,

‘Yes we can!’ UNISON Black members stress the need to fight back

UNISON’s Black members’ conference opened in a sun-kissed Brighton this afternoon, even as delegates and speakers felt a chill from across the Atla


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More than 7 million people are at serious risk of starvation in Yemen, and millions more are...

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