Martin believes that everyone should be given the right tools for their job, and argues for the social model of disability to remove the barriers for disabled people at work.
Neil Duncan-Jordan explains why pensioner poverty is on the increase and the importance of campaigning for a ‘living’ state pension
Clare explains how female activists are working together to combat period poverty
Linda writes for us about her concerns about current changes and cuts to benefits and their impact on disabled people.
Following his election at their recent AGM, Kris shares his thoughts on becoming the new chair of PCS Proud, our union’s LGBT+ members group, and how he hopes to help take forward LGBT+ equality in PCS.
Jackie Heron is branch learning co-ordinator for the DWP north Merseyside branch. After attending a two-day PCS training course on Understanding Pensions she set up a course for the members of her branch.
During Young Workers’ Month Graham shares his thoughts on the challenges faced by people of all ages because of the government’s austerity agenda.
25 November each year is the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and is the start of 16 days of activism to end violence against women and girls. It ends with Human Rights Day on 10 December.
On the actual day people are asked to wear orange. #orangetheworld
Sarah Valentine, newly elected to Proud’s national committee, reflects on the importance of Trans Day of Remembrance (TDoR) to her.
Michael tells us how he joined the union and became a rep to help an autistic colleague.