Politics 3 June 2013 “Workers... do not deserve to be treated with contempt” Business quote of the day. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML “Workers are the backbone of our country’s public services and do not deserve to be treated with contempt by ministers” Mark Serwotka, general secretary of the PCS union, slams the government as his union’s members prepare to go out on strike. › Balls is waking the left up to a grim truth: Labour would cut too A PCS strike in April 2013. Photograph: Getty Images Helen Roxburgh is the online editor of Economia Subscribe from just £1 per issue More Related articles Jeremy Corbyn has found a vulnerable spot on Theresa May and trade Politicians are worried that their pensions are destroying the planet. Is yours? Nap Store: Where did all these new mattress start-ups come from?