LabourStart: A call for help – from my own backyard (UK)

A call for help – from my own backyard
This week’s message is going to be very brief and to the point.
Workers employed in care homes in north London (UK) have been told by their
employer — a private company called Fremantle — that their wages are being
cut by 30%, their hours are being increased, their sick pay will be a thing
of the past,  and their pensions are being reduced.
Their union, Unison, is calling for an international campaign of support for
those workers.
I actually live in north London, so this campaign is taking place in my own
neighborhood.
If you live in the UK, you should be concerned that privatized care homes
are treating their workers this way.  If you live anywhere in the world and
work in the public sector, you should be concerned because this could happen
to you next.
It will take you only a few seconds to fill in your name and email address
and to send a strong message to the chief executive of Fremantle.  If we all
take the time to do this, we can flood her inbox today with thousands of
messages from all over the world — and we can turn this around.
I know that I can count on you.
Please visit our campaign page now.  And please do pass this message on.
Thanks.
Eric Lee
This message was sent from Eric Lee to.  It was sent from: LabourStart, 51
Briarfield Avenue, London, UK N3 2LG, United Kingdom. You can modify/update
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Also, thanx for signing my petitions, et al, please consider sharing them. Also, since Admin. of change.org aren't allowing me to invite people to do my actions lately and are switching my urls for my petitions so when I invite people off their site they can't get to the petition either (ergo 3 possible urls for each petition), here's a few of my latest actions; do as few or as many as you'd like (there are 3 linx for each petition because admin. switches between the 3 of them so people trying to sign the petition can‘t get to it): This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Haiti disaster anniversary, please, do what you can: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9033 This petition on change.org: Haiti disaster anniversary: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2?share_id=yIpWHEHxri&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2 http://www.change.org/petitions/view/haiti_disaster_anniversary_2   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green, Indigenous, Native American, etc., actions: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9026 This petition on change.org: Green, Indigenous, Native American, acts: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous_native_american_acts?share_id=NHvTtQadfP&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts http://www.change.org/petitions/view/green_indigenous,_native_american_acts   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s birthday, holiday: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9024 This petition on change.org: Art/Act: celebrate Dr. M.L. King, Jr.'s holiday: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/artact_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jrs_holiday?share_id=QjOkAUGeBQ&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday http://www.change.org/petitions/view/art_act_celebrate_dr_ml_king_jr_s_holiday   This post on Disabled Greens News and discussion: Green; NA; the evolution; Civil, Human, LP, Prisoner's Rights; Poverty; etc..: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/DisabledGreensNews/message/9022 This petition on change.org: Economically empower through advocacy: http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy?share_id=WZNqBQWcXE&pe=pce http://uspoverty.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_through_advocacy http://www.change.org/petitions/view/economically_empower_throug
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