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Len McCluskey is shifting the blame for Labour’s woes | Letters
Letters: Readers respond to the former Unite leader’s broadside against Keir Starmer’s leadership

Letters

16, Sep, 2021 @3:57 PM

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UK inflation in record August jump as food and drink prices rise
Leap to 3.2% from July’s 2% is largest increase in annual rate from one month to next since records began

Richard Partington Economics correspondent

15, Sep, 2021 @7:39 AM

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BMA drops opposition to assisted dying and adopts neutral stance
Doctors’ union votes to change official position​ after debate at annual representative meeting

Andrew Gregory Health editor

14, Sep, 2021 @11:38 AM

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Keir Starmer recalls father’s life as factory worker in TUC speech
Labour leader says his party will offer clear differences from Tories on workplace rights

Jessica Elgot Chief political correspondent

14, Sep, 2021 @11:05 AM

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Headteachers call for reform of school admissions to redress attainment gap
ASCL says proportion of places should be ringfenced for disadvantaged pupils outside catchment area

Sally Weale Education correspondent

13, Sep, 2021 @11:01 PM

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Keir Starmer to pledge Labour will deliver £10 minimum wage
Party’s leader to set out plans to expand workers’ rights in speech to TUC conference

Jessica Elgot Chief political correspondent

13, Sep, 2021 @9:30 PM

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Teachers in difficult position over teenage Covid jab rollout, say unions
NAHT concerned that schools could be drawn into vaccine row as experts approve rollout for 12- to 15-year-olds

Peter Walker and Sally Weale

13, Sep, 2021 @7:04 PM

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Workers shouldn’t wait for Labour victory, says Unite’s Sharon Graham
New leader says Unite needs to ‘get back to what it says on the union tin – fight for jobs, pay and conditions’

Aubrey Allegretti Political correspondent

12, Sep, 2021 @1:00 PM

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Unison chief warns this could be year of industrial action
Christina McAnea points to rise in national insurance and says PM is pushing social care sector towards collapse

Rowena Mason Deputy political editor

12, Sep, 2021 @11:00 AM

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660,000 jobs at risk as UK’s green investment lags
TUC report says producers that don’t clean up operations will wither and die as rivals blaze trail towards carbon net zero

Toby Helm Political Editor

12, Sep, 2021 @8:50 AM

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Higher wages are welcome, but workers should not think fortunes have changed
Pay in Britain has been low for a long time, and for many reasons. There is no evidence that Brexit will change that

12, Sep, 2021 @5:37 AM

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Facebook office cleaner who led protests at London site fears for his job
Suspended union rep calls on social media giant to intervene after exhausted workers complain of extra workload

Tom Wall

12, Sep, 2021 @5:03 AM

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