Unravelling the myths about austerity

There are many myths about the cuts and the need for austerity – here, we’ve picked out four of the main ones

A challenging year

It’s the start of a new year: and a challenging one for UNISON members, the services they provide, and for the union

Standing with our LGBT members

From criminalisation to celebration, it’s quite a journey – and there’s still a long way to go

We’ll support the police staff who keep our homes safe

Experience after experience has shown that privatisation is a false economy

Tricks but no treats

Join us on Monday to stop this nightmare that is the Trade Union Bill

Lords tax credits vote is an important first step

The vote on tax credits is a tremendous win for ordinary people struggling to get by on low pay – but it’s only a beginning

An attack we’ve seen off before

Trying to stop nurses, care workers, teaching assistants, hospital cleaners and town hall staff from paying their union subs directly from their wages is an attack we’ve defeated before and one which we will overcome again.