Irish unions have won a significant victory for the lowest paid, and most insecure, workers. This is well and truly a success for the workers and unions in Ireland. One can only ask why this was not banned in the first place by EU law if it is so progressive? Obviously it is not.
Hundreds of thousands in the restive region of Catalonia have protested in Barcelona on Saturday (local time) against the imprisonment of nine separatist leaders for their roles in an illegal 2017 secession bid. Read here
Economic policy is not made by a meritocracy in which the people with the best ideas get the most say. Nor of course is it a democracy in which we all have equal say. Read […]