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Grocery workers may strike

More than 60,000 Vons, Ralphs and Albertsons employees throughout Southern California have agreed to strike “if needed,” as contentious contract negotiations between the companies and their employees continue, union officials said Monday. Health care benefits are the main sticking point … Continue reading

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Teachers’ vote to strike over pensions reform draws government criticism

The decision of teaching unions to join the first wave of industrial action against government cuts is “irresponsible and wrong”, Francis Maude, the cabinet office minister, has said, appealing to those planning to strike on 30 June to reconsider. The … Continue reading

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