Global Labour Columns

Edited out of the University of the Witwatersrand in South Africa, the Global Labour Column provides a forum in which labour movements and their allies around the world can connect, debate, and share knowledge and experiences. By drawing on leading academic researchers and trade union leaders and activists, the Column is a unique platform for debate on responses to the crisis and, more broadly, to the challenges of globalisation.

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As the UK plunges into ever-greater chaos in the wake of Boris Johnson’s latest attempts to force through a potentially disastrous Brexit deal, the voices of workers and trade unionists have consistently been drowned out and ignored during the increasingly macabre political soap opera of the three years since the 2016 EU referendum.
November 2019