Trade unions and global restructuring
Wednesday, 5 February 2020
Water privatization in Jyväskylä, Finland?
Photo by Sampo Sikiö Jyväskylä is the first Finnish municipality, which has decided to part-privatize its wate...
Wednesday, 29 January 2020
What’s worse than being a casual worker in academia? Being an outsourced casual worker in academia.
In June 2019, the University and College Union (UCU) released a report, Counting the costs of casualisation in higher education . It det...
Monday, 6 January 2020
Globalization and Labour in the 21st century: Reflections on Verity Burgmann.
Verity Burgmann has produced an excellent, broad coverage of different instances of resistance by labour movements from around the worl...
Sunday, 22 December 2019
Talking about Resistance – inside Bolsonaro’s Brazil
Photo by gaby_bra From 3 to 10 December, I visited Sao Paulo/Brazil for several lectures and also had the opportunity to speak to repre...
Sunday, 15 December 2019
Where next for Labour?
The outcome of the 2019 UK general elections dealt a huge blow to the Labour Party and its policy programme around issues of social justi...
Saturday, 7 December 2019
Revisiting the 'Mode of Production': Enduring Controversies over Labour, Exploitation and Historiographies of Capitalism
The Centre for the Study of Social and Global Justice (CSSGJ) at the University of Nottingham organised a one-day workshop Revisiting t...
Saturday, 30 November 2019
Public Water for the Many
While Prime Minister Boris Johnson intends to turn the current general elections into a contest over Brexit, it is Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour...
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