TUC Report : The Rise of the Far Right: A Trade Union Response

By Cathy Pound

The TUC launched a new report, The Rise of the Far Right: A Trade Union Response at a webinar on 3rd December 2020. The report is below as well as recording of the webinar and case studies from Hungary, Poland, Turkey, Columbia and Brazil.

Here is a link to the recording of the full webinar: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jf-Y5lKRr9o&feature=youtu.be

Here is a link to the report that was launched at the event. https://www.tuc.org.uk/TheRiseoftheFarRight

Read the case study from the report on Hungary and Poland here: https://www.tuc.org.uk/TheRiseoftheFarRight?page=4#HungaryPoland

The case study on Turkey’s authoritarianism and right-wing nationalism is here: https://www.tuc.org.uk/TheRiseoftheFarRight?page=4#Turkey

Read the case study on the rise of the far right and wide spread racism in Brazil here: https://www.tuc.org.uk/TheRiseoftheFarRight?page=4#Brazil

Read about the anti-democratic government actions and the killings of leaders in Colombia here: https://www.tuc.org.uk/TheRiseoftheFarRight?page=4#Colombia

Read this news article about the report from TUC General Secretary, Frances O’Grady released today (4th December) https://labourlist.org/2020/12/resisting-the-far-right-is-in-the-dna-of-the-trade-union-movement/

Contact at TUC is Tanya Warlock: [email protected]