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Our rulers’ sickening hypocrisy over Syria

Our rulers’ sickening hypocrisy over Syria The bluster and grandstanding of Western leaders over horrific deaths in Syria gets ever more hypocritical, ghoulish—and dangerous.

The Cold War rhetoric is inflated—but there are real risks

The Cold War rhetoric is inflated—but there are real risks There have been claims on both sides that the Syrian crisis marks the most serious confrontation between Washington and Moscow since the Cuban missile crisis

March—and then strike

March—and then strike The Trade Union Congress demonstration in London on 12 May could be a real boost to the resistance against Theresa May’s rotten government.

Fight for the rights of all migrants to stay

Fight for the rights of all migrants to stay The treatment of “Windrush generation” migrants has exposed Britain’s immigration system has been exposed as a racist, bungling bureaucracy.

Scottish National Party’s shift to Kiwi capitalism is a sharp turn to the right

Nicola Sturgeon, SNP, Scotland, Scottish National Party The Scottish National Party (SNP) is poised for a sharp turn to the right.

As Tories attack migrants - put them in a hostile environment, not refugees

anti-racism, Stand Up To Racism, students, conference, 17 March Theresa May is fulfilling her 2013 promise to create a “hostile environment” for migrants.

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi—a dictator for the west


With Sisi in charge Egypt once more has a dictator that the West and Israel can do business with.

Press wages war on Grenfell survivors to help the Tories


The media wants to undermine stories of Grenfell survivors. It’s part of a push to let the guilty off the hook, writes Alistair Farrow

Rulers fear protest—we need more of it


The best thing to do this week is to defend Jeremy Corbyn – and put tens of thousands onto the streets of Britain in solidarity with the Palestinians.

Challenging the bosses’ system is not antisemitism


Is saying that the bankers are to blame for problems in society veering towards an attack on Jews?

False antisemitism claims must be fought


It’s not a diversion to point out that those who accuse the left of antisemitism support the Tories and the right—and often don’t mind pandering to racism themselves

John Bolton - the latest threat from Trump


Donald Trump has appointed warmonger John Bolton as his national security adviser.

Throw out Tory health deal and defend the NHS


The Tories showed their contempt for the health service and those who work in it with a miserly pay offer last week.

A Brexit deal for bosses


Theresa May’s deal with the European Union over Brexit will see a 21 month “transition period” after Brexit on 29 March 2019.

The real scandal behind Cambridge Analytica


Politicians and big business will try every method to shape people’s views. And at the same time they will seek to make money from doing it.

The universities struggle is changing workers


The strike has infused new life into semi-moribund UCU branches

Britain’s licence to kill


Theresa May threatened Russia with retaliation if it didn’t respond to an ultimatum by Tuesday night.

Ending racism means smashing capitalism


Thousands of people will die this year trying to cross borders in an effort to reach safety.

Theresa May is a faithful friend to corrupt Mohammed bin Salman


Only someone with Theresa May’s flair for public relations would have received Mohammed bin Salman, crown prince of Saudi Arabia, on International Women’s Day last Thursday.

Corbyn antisemitism smears are unfounded


A relatively unknown Facebook group has become the focus of an effort to discredit critics of Israel—as well as Jeremy Corbyn and the left.

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