Unions still doing the job of the pathetic New Labour opposition
Unions at TUC to demand all-out attack on cuts
The UK’s trade unions are to demand an all-out assault on the government’s spending cuts programme when they gather for the TUC’s annual meeting.
Delegates in Manchester will accuse the Tory-Lib Dem coalition of failing the poor and damaging public services in its bid to reduce the public deficit.
Meanwhile the New Labourites pretend it’s not happening in case they alienate some of the electorate. The death of John Smith was perhaps an even greater loss to the country as a whole than anyone previously thought.