The latest blogs from Congress.
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    To mark International Women's Day, Congress General Secretary Patricia King looks at how far we have to go to achieve real equality Gender inequality...
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    Niall Crowley puts the case for the Financial Transaction TaxWe have the soap up and running. Rebellion has been playing, with mixed reviews, to big...
  • Esther Lynch European Trade Union Confederation ETUC
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    ETUC Confederal Secretary Esther Lynch on the strange case of the Spanish workers known as the 'Airbus 8', who face trial next month on charges...
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    Luca Vistentini, General Secretary of the European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC) argues that the European Union needs investment, wage rises and a...
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    The TUC's Owen Tudor reports on the UK government's ongoing assault on union rights and why Valentine's Day may be a little different this yearOn...
  • Climate action protest
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    David Joyce looks at the COP21 Summit in Paris and the implications for workers. This blog has been updated in light of the deal reached in Paris and...
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    Fergus Whelan asks who gains and who loses from this growing practice You could do a lot with €640 million.At a very minimum, you'd imagine a sum of...
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    Assistant General Secretary Peter Bunting outlines initial reactions to the Fresh Start Agreement in Northern IrelandOn November 17, the Fresh Start...
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    Michael Taft of UNITE the union on why Irish Life staff have been forced into a dispute with their employerToday, November 19 marks the third in a...