From the TUC

Unions fight austerity worldwide

24 Mar 2011, By

Trade unionists from France, Ireland, Spain and the USA joined Ken Livingstone and Christine Blower tonight at the Southern and Eastern Region TUC rally against austerity. It was topped off by Fred Redmond, Vice President of the USW who brought together the campaigns against the cuts with the struggle for union rights. Slamming the right and the bosses before leading the crowd in a chant of ‘we shall resist’, he said:
“What stands between them and the working class … Is us!”