The bloated Unite bureaucracy is attempting to de-recognise the GMB union for its own employees. The GMB have complained and dearunite.com have obtained all the correspondence. So Unite thinks unions are good for employees except when they are their own employees. You couldn't make this stuff up.
Actually what McCluskey is up to is slightly cuter than simple de-recognition. Unite's proposal begins with:
"The General Secretary has previously indicated that the Union will provide facilities for one Staff Committee to represent all employees designated as Staff"It continues:
"All Staff employees will receive a communication from the Union outlining