Socialist Worker

Remembering the nurses’ strike of 1988

Issue No. 2590

Thirty years ago this month health workers began a wave of militant strikes that defeated a Tory government. These three nurses tell the story—and say everyone should join the national demonstration to defend the NHS in London this Saturday.

Find out how to join the march here

Read more about the march here.


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