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Picturehouse strikers defy bosses' attacks on their union

Bosses at the Picturehouse cinema chain thought that victimising trade unionists would take the wind out of workers’ sails. 

VIDEO - Not one day more - Tories out demonstration

Footage and voices from the demonstration

BA flying pickets are determined to bring bloody awful bosses back down to earth

British Airways (BA) cabin crew were back on the picket lines at London Heathrow airport today, Saturday. 

GALLERY - Pictures of Tories Out, Not One Day More demo, London, 1 July

Tens of thousands of people joined an angry march against the Tories.

Huge demonstration in London says the Tories must go now

A great wave of defiance against Theresa May’s government swept through central London today, Saturday

Thousands join People's Assembly protest to say, get the Tories out

Thousands of people from across Britain have descended on central London today, Saturday, to demand an end to the Tory government. The protest, called by the People's Assembly, is being held under the banner, "Not one more day - Tories out, no more austerity".

Acid attacks are result of Islamophobia and racism

The police are searching for a 24 year old white man after a horrific acid attack on two Muslims in Newham, east London, last week.

As shocking new figures show suffering under the Tories, march to end their rule

Millions of people are struggling to feed themselves and heat their homes, raiding their savings and spending less.

Tory councillors ban Grenfell survivors from their first meeting since blaze

Survivors of the Grenfell Tower are banned from the first meeting of senior councillors since the disaster because the Tory council fears protest.

Tories in chaos over public sector pay cap—unions should fight to break it

The first fruits of the Tories’ agreement with the Democratic Unionist Party were seen on Wednesday. MPs voted against a Labour amendment to the queen’s speech calling for an end to the public sector pay cap.

'Over 40 joined our picket to fight for education', Stoke Newington teachers report

Teachers in the NUT union at Stoke Newington School in Hackney, east London, struck over funding cuts today, Wednesday.

Hillsborough match commander David Duckenfield charged with manslaughter

Former chief superintendent David Duckenfield has been charged with manslaughter by gross negligence in relation to the 1989 Hillsborough disaster. Five others have also been charged.

Exclusive: 'I was there, I saw what happened,' says witness in Edson Da Costa case

The woman who drove the car that Edson Da Costa was stopped in by cops shortly before his death has spoken to Socialist Worker about his treatment. 

Theresa May serves up a weak and nasty queen's speech

Theresa May’s queen’s speech has piled further humiliation on the Tories

Hundreds join vigil at Finsbury Park mosque after Islamophobic terror attack

Around 300 people came together for a vigil at Finsbury Park Mosque in north London yesterday, Tuesday. It was in response to an Islamophobic terror attack that killed one Muslim and injured a further 10 on Monday.

Durham TAs demand better from their Unison union and Labour council

Councillors in County Durham backed a proposal to make a fresh offer to teaching assistants (TAs) yesterday, Wednesday.

A year after the Leave vote—fight for a socialist, anti-racist Brexit

A year ago today Socialist Worker welcomed the result of the referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union (EU). Were we right to do so?

Family demand truth and justice after death of Edson Da Costa who was stopped by cops

A fight for truth and justice is underway after a man died after being arrested in Newham, east London.

'We will support Grenfell fire victims,' says Hillsborough justice campaigner

The Grenfell Tower fire has had a huge impact on some of the people around the Hillsborough Justice Campaign (HJC). The HJC has pledged support to the families and survivors of Grenfell Tower and will offer any assistance we can.

'It’s a wall of indifference', Grenfell survivor slams council

Joe Delaney, a Grenfell Tower fire survivor, told Alistair Farrow about the incompetence and indifference of the council

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