Star date: 6th July 2015
VICTORY FOR UNISON AGAINST SALFORD LABOUR COUNCIL
"Attacks on trade unionists are part of a growing trend towards shutting down dissent" Maxine Peake
Salford Council has backed down in its attack on staff trade union, Salford City UNISON, after trying to stop democratically elected officer, Ameen Hadi, from representing his members.
Back in May, the city's Labour Council was universally condemned for its actions but has since quietly retracted and has now issued a joint turgid statement with UNISON, basically caving in before the dispute escalated.
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