Green Trade Unionists march against austerity with the People’s Assembly

The GPTU banner at the People’s Assembly demo, 16th April 2016

Green Trade Unionists marched under the GPTU banner with the Green Bloc, at the People’s Assembly Against Austerity demonstration in London on Saturday 16th April.

Green Party deputy leaders Amelia Womack and Shahrar Ali came to support GPTU and the Green Bloc.

Over 50,000 protesters joined the march, including a strong Green Bloc led by the Green Party Trade Union Group banner. The demonstration called for an end to austerity, with the four demands of homes, health, jobs and education.

Green Party Deputy Leader Amelia Womack (centre) with GPTU Co-Chair Clare Keogh (left) and GPTU Secretary Kieron Merrett (right)
Green Party Deputy Leader Shahrar Ali (right) with GPTU Membership Officer Huseyin Kishi (second from right)

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