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Tory council nightmare to boost robbery by the rich

Outsourced workers in Barnet have fought against attacks on their pay

Selling off services means misery for ordinary people and more wealth for the rich—now the privateers are using cuts to grab more, writes Raymie Kiernan

New files show how spooks tried to cover up child abuse

The MI5 security service pushed for a cover-up of child abuse allegations against Peter Morrison, according to Whitehall files.

Sheku Bayoh Campaign conference calls for justice against cops

Also: New inquiry into custody deaths, Duggan death anniversary vigil

Hillsborough cop: ‘I was one of the officers who pushed people back into the pen’

Fresh inquests into the 1989 Hillsborough football disaster are continuing to hear evidence about fans’ last movements.


Obama leads a new scramble for Africa

Barack Obama has economic as well as strategic motivations in mind for his extended interest in Africa, writes Alex Callinicos

Cameron fights for his brutish values - more Islamophobia and war

David Cameron is on a war footing at home and abroad. He wants parliament to send British planes to bomb Isis forces in Syria and he has launched a new offensive against Muslims in Britain.   

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