25/05/17 - Solidarity calls for action to prevent further destruction of potential evidence
The Independent Police Complaints Commission has confirmed that Londonâs Metropolitan Police have shredded key files relating to police undercover investigations against union members, despite an order to retain such documents.
The Undercover Policing Inquiry chaired
25/02/2017 - Night Tube Drivers Discriminated Against
When the night tube service opened Summer 2016, part time drivers were recruited. Unlike part- time station staff, those drivers have been barred from moving into full-time drivers jobs for the first 18 months.
Unions are concerned that full-time drivers vacancies will
35/02/2017 - MPs want Jobcentre cautions rather than sanctions
In a sitting of The Public Accounts Committee shocking evidence has emerged, that according to a survey by Housing Charity Crisis, a third of people surveyed lost their housing benefit when being sanctioned, despite assurances from Sir Robert Devereux that âThe sanction
12/02/2017 - Presidential address to the Solidarity Annual Conference 2017
Welcome to the Eleventh Annual Conference of Solidarity. Since our last conference we have seen a successful vote in the
04/02/2017 - Working class people are discriminated against
According to research conducted by the University College London, professionals from working class backgrounds are paid on average 17% less than their colleagues from more affluent backgrounds.
The report also concluded that even when people from working class backgrou