No to new Pay Deal & the Re-Building Trade Union Activism

On Saturday September 20th, a Grassroots Shop Stewards and Union Activists Conference on: Re-Building Trade Union Activism took place with over 80 trade union activists attending.
The agenda included:
– “Pay claims, social partnership and re-building our unions”
– “Public sector cuts and outsourcing: How do we resist?”
– “Recruiting to the unions: How we organise?”

Speakers: Jimmy Kelly, (Regional Secretary UNITE); Owen McCormack, (Busworkers Action Group), Joe Tully, (Nurses Rep); Bernard Lynch (ASTI); John Kidd (SIPTU Convenor, Dublin Fire Brigade), Kieran Allen (SIPTU Education Branch)

There will be a follow up meeting in the next fortnight.
Updates to follow…

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