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Take action to stop cuts, racism and the climate catastrophe

Take action to stop cuts, racism and the climate catastrophe We have to go out and fight. Socialist Worker went to press before the general election took place on Thursday.

Big rallies for Corbyn show a mood for radical ideas

Big rallies for Corbyn show a mood for radical ideas A mass rally in Bristol showed the potential behind Corbyn’s campaign, despite sneering from sections of the media

Deadly NHS crisis shames Boris Johnson

Deadly NHS crisis shames Boris Johnson Boris Johnson doesn’t care about the NHS—or the deaths and pain caused by Tory cuts.

International round up: Biggest protest in Hong Kong for months

International round up: Biggest protest in Hong Kong for months Protesters in Hong Kong staged their biggest demonstration in six months last Sunday.

Strikes and marches challenge Algeria vote

Strikes and marches challenge Algeria vote Algerian workers began a four-day general strike last Sunday to protest against a fraudulent presidential election scheduled for this week.

Firms plot to keep profits in case of Labour win

Firms plot to keep profits in case of Labour win Top bosses have shown their contempt for democracy by taking measures to avoid Labour’s renationalisation plans.

Tory Brexit drive behind divisions with business


The Financial Times newspaper and The Economist refused to call for a vote for the Tories.

Resist racist Nigel Farage’s fake anti-establishment act


Nigel Farage’s Brexit Party went into this Thursday’s general election in turmoil, running at just 3 percent in opinion polls.

Antisemitism is a real danger—it comes from the right not the left


Right wingers will continue to use accusations of antisemitism against the left after the general election.

Wave of protests in Madrid to pile pressure on climate talks


The streets of Madrid were filled with defiant scenes last week as thousands of climate campaigners protested outside United Nations (UN) climate talks.

Reports round up: Tax office strike on election day


Whirlpool bosses in a spin after defeat

Health round up: ‘We’ll fight to stay in the NHS,’ say Frimley strikers


Hundreds of health workers in Berkshire and Surrey plan a fresh round of strikes against privatisation.

Workers determined as rail strikes enter second week


“We’re not giving up” was the defiant message from train strikers entering their second week of walkouts on Monday.

Revealed - shocking state of child homelessness in Britain


At least 135,000 children will be homeless by Christmas—the highest in 12 years, according to a report by housing charity Shelter.

Education round up: School strikers want head to confess to bullying


Workers at St Catherine’s Catholic School for Girls in Bexleyheath began a three-day strike on Tuesday.

Protests hound Johnson's campaign efforts


Protesters forced Boris Johnson to cancel several campaign events in the days running up to the election.

Boris Johnson announces racist visa plan


Tory prime minister Boris Johnson has ramped up racist scapegoating in the final week of the general election campaign. He unveiled a draconian plan on Sunday that would deny tens of thousands of migrants the right to live in Britain after Brexit. 

Will striking French trade unions and the Yellow Vests converge?


Richard Greeman writes from Montpelier saying that strikes that began on Thursday offer the focus for a powerful movement against neoliberalism

University workers strike powerfully together—and prepare the next wave of action


IWGB and UCU union members marched chanting, “Two strikes, one fight!” and, “UCL you’re out of time – outsourcing is a crime”

University strikers ready for round two


Lecturers and other higher education staff are back to work but the fight over pensions and conditions goes on, writes Sadie Robinson

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