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Issue: 2783

Dated: 30 Nov 2021


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Rage at Tory racism after refugee deaths in English Channel

Pro-refugee protests took place across Britain


International Comment Features Reviews What We Think Other

News

Bus drivers in South Yorkshire strike for pay

Pickets faced stormy, arctic weather conditions.

Action wins victories at group of London colleges

Strikes have forced bosses to agree a new policy

Liverpool students drive off anti-abortion bigots

Anti-abortion bigots were met by an angry and sizeable counterprotest when they showed up at the University of Liverpool last Friday.

Teachers slam ‘Grinch’ head

Management wants strikes to clash with nativity

Resistance at Panasonic over pay + round-up

Around 100 Workers in the GMB union struck for the second Monday in a row at Panasonic Cardiff this week.

Support strikes at universities across Britain

Fifty-eight universities across Britain are striking this week

University workers begin three-day strike with lively picket lines

UCU union members walked out at 58 universities

NewVic college strikers fight academisation and crushing workloads

Many strikers described a “culture of top down bullying”.

Tories make sure capital gains from tax changes

Bosses pay a lower rate than workers

People’s coronavirus inquiry says government is guilty of mass deaths

This pandemic was predictable. This death toll was avoidable

Solidarity boosts university strikers on second day of walkout

50,000 workers at 58 universities are striking for three days

Goldsmiths university workers strike against bankers’ job cuts plan

Lloyds and Natwest banks want redundancies

As Bulb goes bust, turn out the lights on privatised energy market

The Tories are bailing out energy fat cats

London Underground workers strike to defend safe and staffed Night Tube

RMT union members struck on five lines

Childcare system leaves parents broke and angry

With costs on the rise Sam Ord talks to mothers who struggle to work because of a lack of good quality, affordable and flexible childcare options

Extinction Rebellion blockade Amazon over ‘exploitation of people and planet’

Activists occupied sites in Britain, Germany and the Netherlands

Everyone must oppose new draconian amendments to Tory police bill

Activists have to make the police bill unworkable

Omicron variant is blowback from global vaccine inequality

Scientists have long warned that this would happen if large parts of the world were left unvaccinated.

All out to win vote for pay fightback in councils and schools

Some 375,000 council and school workers across England and Wales began voting on whether to strike over pay as Socialist Worker went to press.

Mask wearing ought to apply everywhere now

The Tories’ hatred of face masks that protect people from infection is creating regulation chaos.

Pay fight at B&Q Wincanton + Chep pallets + round-up

Some 475 warehouse workers at B&Q’s Wincanton depot in Worksop launched a strike last Sunday.


International

US sanctions starve over 24 million Afghans

​​​​​​​Tens of millions of people in Afghanistan face famine as international economic sanctions on the government—led by the US—bite.


Comment

Did the US state help to murder Malcolm X?

Who really wanted the black leader dead, and why?

Why a top banker said sorry to China

JPMorgan Chase boss Jamie Dimon joked about China


Features

Should we destroy polluting infrastructure?

Accelerating climate change means we must look to radical solutions within the climate movement. Author Andreas Malm’s radicalism is welcome but cannot replace a mass workers’ movement, argues Sophie Squire

Sudanese activists speak out to Socialist Worker—‘This revolution is coming from the people’

Sudanese activists speak about the way forward to victory against a ruthless enemy


Reviews

Sardar Udham—story of the hero who took revenge for Britain’s bloody crime

This epic biopic tells the story of Indian revolutionary Udham Singh—and the massacre that drove him to hit back at the British Empire


What We Think

The Tories are in chaos —kick them out now

Boris Johnson and the Tories face a political crisis on many fronts.

Shadow cabinet reshuffle—Keir Starmer ousts left completely

Starmer wants to cut out the left for good


Other Categories

Letters—we’re organising to stop the right exploiting Covid anger

The far right and a Welsh cinema

Tories admit a bit but Kuwait flight cover up continues

British Airways was not warned about an Iraqi invasion in 1990



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