We are pleased to announce the first issue of our new bulletin produced by Socialist Alternative members in USDAW. Retail workers have been at the forefront of the turmoil over the last year, whether as essential frontline workers or on furlough during the pandemic. We have faced on one hand mass redundancies, and staff shortages on the other. This is all on top of longstanding problems including low-pay and precarious contracts.
In this first issue we cover issues such as “how can we fight for a safe reopening for frontline workers?”, “is the retail ‘jobs slaughter’ over?”, and the need for a fighting, democratic union to lead struggle in this sector. In this period of crisis, it is more crucial than ever that retail workers get organised and build a fightback.
Read it here!