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Warmongers throw good money after bad


How much bang for your buck do you think you’d get for a £100 million fighter jet?

Time ticks away on the Tories’ collapsing cabinet


Tony Blair's latest intervention in the Brexit debate shows him to be unusually self-deluding even by his standards. He still doesn’t seem to understand that every time he opens his mouth he damages whatever cause he’s supporting.

‘Worker status’ is not good enough


The Taylor Review was brought about by challenges by workers in bogus self-employment. But there’s a danger that the result will serve the bosses.

No victory for West in Iraq


Even from their own viewpoint, warmongers’ celebrations of “victory” over Isis in Iraq sound hollow.

As Theresa May begs for help—don’t let her hang on


First Theresa May threw a bung to the reactionary Democratic Unionist Party. Then she called on the slippery Lib Dems to vote with her government. Now May is reaching out to Labour.

How can we fight under new strike laws?


Offshore workers in the Unite union are the latest to have their legal right to strike blocked by the Trade Union Act. But it is possible to fight as Royal Mail have shown.

Councils need to fight the Tories' demands for cuts - including those run by Labour


Even if councils stopped filling in potholes, maintaining parks and open spaces it wouldn’t be enough to satisfy the Tories’ demand for cuts.

The Tories are down but not out - we need to start kicking to bring them down


It’s less than a month since the general election and the Tories have dropped almost their entire manifesto.

The Labour right’s Brexit bungle helps the Tories


The way forward for the left is not to defend the indefensible neoliberal EU

The vile Tory murderers must pay—protests can get them out


The Tories have stitched up a deal with the sectarian murderers and sexist bigots of the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP).

Royal value for money?


In the wake of the Grenfell Tower fire, survivors had to fight to get help from the authorities. But there’s always money for the rich.

Grenfell Tower fire shows up everything wrong with our system—it's time to end it


Grenfell is not some great exception to capitalist rule. It is a particularly sharp example of business as usual.

Neoliberalism, the ideology that put profit before safety, could be on its way out


It may be that health and safety is what kills off the neoliberal consensus

It’s up to us to force Theresa May out


Rage at the murder of working class people at Grenfell Tower has plunged the Tories deeper into crisis.

Let the refugees in


As many as 600 refugees again face homelessness and repression at Calais because they have nowhere else to go

Don’t wait for May to leave—kick her out


The most useful thing we can do for Theresa May right now is wait. The worst thing for our side would be to limit, tone down or constrain mobilisation against the Tories.

Austerity is a choice which always leaves workers behind


Reeling from their shattering blow in the general election, Tories and right wing press barons have declared that “austerity is over”.

General election shows that politics is polarising back to two parties


Not so long ago it looked as if parliamentary politics in Britain was fragmenting.

If Jeremy Corbyn becomes prime minister, we’ll need struggle to stop bosses’ sabotage


Socialist Worker urges all its readers in England and Wales to back Jeremy Corbyn and vote Labour.

Billion dollar cuts cause crisis for Trump administration


In the wake of last Saturday’s horrific attack in London “White House sources” have floated the prospect that Donald Trump could visit Britain “in solidarity”.

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