‘Cash for Ash’ scandal shines light on Stormont’s subservience to big business
The story which unfolds is illuminating on a number of levels, but is perhaps most revealing with regard to the close relationship between the Stormont politicians - particularly the DUP - and big business.
Moy Park & ABP workers walk out: Essential workers must have protections!
This morning, around 1,000 workers at Moy Park in Portadown and 80 staff at ABP Meats in Lurgan have walked out over inadequate health and safety conditions. Both workforces in these very profitable firms are organised by Unite.The union had put forward proposals regarding social distancing, PPE and sanitation procedures to both employers.