dave-ward

Articles by

Dave Ward

Dave Ward is general secretary of the Communication Workers Union.

The Battle at Royal Mail

The CWU’s #WeRiseAgain campaign against the 'uberisation' of postal services is shaping up to be one of the most important industrial battles of the decade.

Changing the Future, Now

Technology can liberate workers — or it can be used to control them. Which path it follows will depend on the labour movement.

Rebuilding the Union Movement

CWU leader Dave Ward on the lessons he learned from 40 years of trade unionism, and the bold approach the movement needs to adopt today to tackle its decline.

Make the Post Public Again

Five years on from privatisation, it’s time to take postal services back into public hands — and revolutionise their relationship to workers and communities.