Learning to lead as LGBT

February is LGBT History Month. Here, UNISON member Nick O’Reilly talks about the challenge of being out and a manager

New film depicts infamous Peterloo Massacre

Mike Leigh’s historical adviser talks about the research that informs the recounting of the 19th century pro-democracy rally that ended in tragedy

The Birmingham homecare workers fighting for their jobs

Homecare workers are not taking proposed changes to their contracts lying down.

Kick it out

UNISON marks the 25-year fight against racism in football.

Kathleen

Unlocking our potential

UNISON’s disabled members are working hard to combat unfair treatment at work.

Grounding a coup

A new documentary celebrates an act of international solidarity by Scottish factory workers that has entered into union folklore.

A time to celebrate

ON UNISON’s 25th birthday, general secretary Dave Prentis takes stock of the union’s achievements and of what lies in store in the future

‘I think we should have more social workers in politics’

Labour’s shadow minister for children and families talks about the problems facing social workers

Surviving the Windrush scandal

Michael Braithwaite, a school teaching assistant who lost his job due to the Windrush scandal, recalls his fear of deportation

The suffragette spirit

A member of the world’s most famous feminist family, Helen Pankhurst talks about feminism, her hopes for her children, and what men can do to help the movement