Go North West drivers were on strike for a total of 85 days this year. (Credit: Unite the union, via Tribune magazine.)

The pandemic has made clear what really matters to our economy. Let’s restart it selectively, writes Alex King

Just months ago, the government described these workers as ‘low skilled’, now they’re the ones keeping our country going

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Alex King

Writing about climate breakdown, culture, employment, history, politics | words for The Independent | Red Pepper | Tribune | Research Fortnight | The Meteor

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