Save our safety net: campaigns for decent pay, rights at work and a fairer welfare system.
For details of forthcoming activities and protests, check out False Economy's events pages: False Economy events
Actions you can take online include:
- Stop the Five Week Wait
TUC petition against plans to make everyone who loses their job wait five weeks before receiving financial help
- 38 Degrees zero-hours campaign
Stop zero-hours contracts being forced on jobseekers
- Keep Volunteering Voluntary
Sign up your charity or voluntary organisation to reject workfare
- Lies, Damn Lies, IDS and The DWP
Stop spinning statstics – Change.org petition
- Boycott Workfare
Name and shame those who use forced unpaid labour
- Intern Aware
Report an unpaid internship
- WOW Petition
These impressive campaigners achieved more than 100,000 signatures. The petition is now closed but it's worth keeping an eye out for their future campaigns.
There are many more campaigns listed on our Links page – be sure to check them out.