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Boris Johnson knows that Covid-19 cases are going to soar. Regardless, he has signalled the end of all lockdown restrictions.
The Tories have announced a new way to shower private businesses with huge handouts from public funds.
A new study of health workers shows that wearing a high grade FFP3 mask can provide up to 100 percent protection against Covid-19.
In less turbulent times the opposition only just holding one of its seats would be regarded as a huge setback.
The Tories are considering using the former Napier military barracks in Kent to house refugees for “another couple of years”.
Why have the poorest people in Britain paid the highest price during the pandemic?
Gypsy, Roma and Traveller campaigners from across Britain are uniting in a grassroots-led campaign.
Health campaigners and NHS workers across Britain on Saturday joined forces to do battle for the NHS.
Youth Climate group Fridays for Future has announced a global climate strike on 24 September.
Labour has been cheered by the fact that some Muslims did not vote for their party.
The Tories are about to launch a huge gamble over lockdown restrictions—and they are using our lives as their stake
Targeted strikes by workers at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) have caused a huge backlog of applications for renewed driving licences.
Taxi service Uber has revealed that it will cut the pay of some of the workers that have been at the company for the longest.
Fight GKN bosses, but not with nationalism
Teachers at Tring Park school in Hertfordshire have voted 100 percent in favour of a settlement after just two days of strikes
Woolwich Ferry workers in south east London kicked off their escalated strikes last week after bosses victimised a second union rep
Class shapes who lives and dies with Covid-19—and who will be hit hardest as restrictions are recklessly lifted.
The Unite union has suspended strikes by catering staff working for outsourcer Serco at the Royal London Hospital.
The People Before Profit group launched an updated Covid emergency programme to defend workers rights—and a call to action—in an online rally on Tuesday.
Gypsy, Roma and Traveller campaigners launched a summer of discontent with a rally outside parliament on Wednesday.
A sharp rise in the number of patients with coronavirus being admitted to hospital is already causing chaos in the NHS. And far worse could be coming as the Tories lift all virus restrictions.
The death toll is rising as a heatwave continues to sweep parts of the US and Canada.
A strike by Iranian oil workers has spread to at least 70 oil, gas, and petrochemical companies across eight provinces.
Africa’s last absolute monarch, King Mswati III of Eswatini—formerly known as Swaziland—is facing a mass revolt.
Forty minutes before midnight on Wednesday, Jacob Zuma’s motorcade sped out of his mansion to hand himself into custody. It is the latest step downwards for the former South African president.
With the last US troops set to leave Afghanistan, Socialist Worker looks at how president Joe Biden is dealing with their defeat
“Donald Rumsfeld never loses.” James Mann in his book about George W Bush’s war cabinet, The Rise of the Vulcans, calls this “an old bit of folk wisdom that has been quietly passed around among Republicans for decades”.
The Tokyo Olympic Games is set to start this month. Sam Ord investigates the scale of the Covid health crisis ignored by officials, and the reality of how the event build profits and nationalism for rulers
WITCH: We Intend to Cause Havoc tracks down the pioneers of a unique brand of Zambian rock. It tells their story—and the history of Zambia too
This is Netflix’s attempt to do what Adult Swim has been doing well for years
The social commentary is a bit on the nose. It’s also largely on the money
The Tories are ramming home a multi-pronged assault on basic rights.
Remember when the left was against nationalism and flags?
New research from the right wing Institute of Economic Affairs shows 67 percent of young people are rejecting capitalism in favour of socialism.
At least 16 individuals with close ties to the Tories, including donors, peers and former MPs, have been given lucrative oversight jobs in key Whitehall departments.