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Refugee boat sinks in English Channel—blood on Tory hands

Pro-refugee protesters gathered in Calais on Wednesday evening. The placard reads, How many deaths do you need? Those who wanted “push backs” to deter migrants with the threat of death now have what they wanted.

Hamas support ban is a threat to Palestine solidarity

Hamas support ban is a threat to Palestine solidarity The Tories are set to outlaw support for Palestinian resistance group Hamas.

Solidarity protest with refugees blocked by Poland and Fortress Europe

70 protesters outside the Polish embassy in London with placards saying Refugees welcome and Migrants welcome here The EU’s racist border regime has blocked thousands of refugees at the Polish-Belarusian border in recent weeks

Solidarity boosts university strikers on second day of walkout

Four masked UCU strikers with large union banner 50,000 workers at 58 universities are striking for three days

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

The National Covid Memorial Wall in London has pink hearts and victims names with messages such as Dad youre missed. This pandemic was predictable. This death toll was avoidable

Tories make sure capital gains from tax changes

Bosses pay a lower rate than workers

NewVic college strikers fight academisation and crushing workloads

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

University workers begin three-day strike with lively picket lines

UCU union members walked out at 58 universities

Action wins victories at group of London colleges

Strikes have forced bosses to agree a new policy

Teachers slam ‘Grinch’ head

Management wants strikes to clash with nativity

Bus drivers in South Yorkshire strike for pay

Pickets faced stormy, arctic weather conditions.

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

Support strikes at universities across Britain

Fifty-eight universities across Britain are striking this week

Mask wearing ought to apply everywhere now

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

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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