Union membership will fall below one in five employees by 2030 unless current trends are reversed.
It has been 45 years since Barbara Castle’s Equal Pay Act - and we still don't have equal pay. So what would an updated act need to cover? Emily Thornberry explains.
Ed Miliband has given David Cameron both barrels as he aims to keep the pressure on the Prime Minister.
The broadcasters are refusing to accede to the prime minister's proposals.
The NHS is Labour's finest achievement. But it's under threat from five more years of the Conservatives
Labour have released a video attacking David Cameron for ducking out of the debates. But it may well be Ed Miliband who has the most to gain if they don't take place.
“Can you tell us who he is? So we know which one to photograph?”
Germany will require women to make up 30 per cent of members of large boards by 2020. We must do the same here.
At Green Party conference, Natalie Bennett must give the speech that takes her party to the next level
Like the US housing crisis, the rise of the SNP is an ‘out-of-sample’ event. It’s unclear how forecasters should react.
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