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MPs debate blacklisting

The Prime Minister has called the blacklisting of workers by large construction firms "completely unacceptable" ahead of a Labour Opposition Day debate on the issue.

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UN official 'appalled' by UK blacklisting scandal

Maina Kiai, the UN special rapporteur on the rights to freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, said he was "appalled" to hear about the blacklisting of union members in the UK construction industry.

Speaking on a trip to London, he said: "It is crucial that strong actions be taken against the making and using of such lists as a deterrence."

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