The PCS, the civil servants union, is one of the most progressive and aware unions and its leader Mark Serwotka has repeatedly called for united action by unions against pay and pension cuts – and against cuts to our services and benefits. The government is now targeting the PCS. A leaked memo from tax office bosses calls for “isolation” of the PCS leadership and a range of measures to reduce its influence. Steps have already been taken to stop union activity in the workplace. The coalition steamroller carries on.