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Monday, 8 August 2016

BARAC to speak at 2 day conference: Blacklisting, Bullying and Blowing the Whistle

It's time to stand up to injustice in the workplace. Come to a two-day conference exposing the hidden underbelly of the modern workplace, with
John McDonnell MP
Helen Steel, blacklisted McLibel activist
Zita Holbourne, co-founder of Black Activists Rising Against Cuts
Dave Smith, Blacklist Support Group
and key union leaders, academics and lawyers.
Sessions and workshops will explore blacklisting and victimisation of whistleblowers and activists; bullying of workers by intense monitoring and measurement; and surveillance in employment and in civil rights activism.
The conference brings together academics, politicians, lawyers and activists with a view to develop practical next steps for a programme of policy and action that restores workplace rights and fairness at work.
Organised by
Blacklist Support Group (BSG) and the Work & Employment Research Unit (WERU) at the University of Greenwich supported by New Internationalist and Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust.

Further details here

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