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Letters: Racist, lying Nuttall should go back to Tranmere Rovers

Where do we start with Ukip leader Paul Nuttall?

Racist, lying bandwagon-jumper Nuttall should have stayed at Tranmere Rovers

Unlike Paul Nuttall, Roy Bentham was at the Hillsborough disaster that cost 96 Liverpool fans their lives. He responds to the Ukip leader's lies

Letters: Building Stand Up To Racism has created a buzz at school

We’ve had a great experience in building Stand Up To Racism (SUTR) in the school where I teach.

Letters—Fight to defend the NHS, the crisis is the fault of bosses

Racist LBC radio host Nick Ferrari wants a US-style health service to force overseas patients to pay insurance or produce a credit card when visiting A&E or local GP surgeries.

LETTERS - Let's sink Tories' Trident lies like Dalyell took on Thatcher

Former Labour MP Tam Dalyell, who died last week, should be remembered as a principled opponent of the lies used to justify wars.

Letters: My story shows why all of us should back Southern strike

What happened to me illustrates perfectly one of the issues at the heart of the dispute with Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR)—Southern’s owner—and the Aslef and RMT unions.

Letters: What free movement is and how we can fight to defend it

Socialists defend refugees’ rights and argue for open borders in principle. Therefore it is often accepted as obvious that we support the freedom of movement inside the European Union (EU).

Chopper close shave shows why offshore workers' fight for safety is needed

A helicopter shuttling workers between the Elgin and West Franklin platforms ran into difficulties resulting in the chopper coming inches away from falling into the sea, an offshore worker writes

Letters—The football abuse scandal shows up class prejudices

The long overdue spotlight on the horrendous sexual abuse of youngsters in football has shocked millions.

Letters: How we're turning the tide on racism on the South coast

The Stand Up To Racism (SUTR)campaign has really caught the mood of people wanting to fight racism here on the West Sussex coast.

LETTERS - Parents value the Durham TAs - even if bosses don't

Durham County Council has left itself open to the “threat of equal pay claim” from other employees—but our teaching assistants (TAs) are paying the price.

LETTERS - anti-racism is a fight for the interest of the working class

At a recent meeting my union branch—health workers in the Unite union—affiliated to Stand Up To Racism (SUTR). They agreed for me to write an SUTR article in every issue of our monthly newsletter.

LETTERS - Prisons are violent cesspits that the Tories make even worse

Prisons are violent cesspits that the Tories make even worse

Letters: Attack on nursery funding hurts kids who need it most

A big campaign has taken off in Cambridgeshire to defend nursery schools. Last week parents, governors, teachers, support staff, Labour councillors, the local MP and others joined together to launch the campaign.

LETTERS: Tories’ attacks on benefits make claimants more sick

The government’s claims to help Employment Support Allowance (ESA) sickness benefit claimants into work are ridiculous.

LETTERS: Organise, don’t mourn, after the destruction of the refugee ‘jungle’ in Calais

The events in Calais last week exposed the incompetence and the brutality of both the British and French governments.

LETTERS: We dug through the night to help people in Aberfan

The Aberfan disaster of 1966 happened on a Friday (Socialist Worker, 19 October), and broadcasts told people to keep away. But by the Saturday evening, they’d put out an appeal for people to relieve those who were there.

LETTERS: It’s time to get organised after the Stand Up To Racism conference

We need unity in action to combat the rise of the far right across Europe. That was the message to take away from the Stand Up To Racism conference.

LETTERS: There’s some justice at last over racist ‘perfect murder’

At Glasgow High Court last Wednesday, Ronnie Coulter was found guilty of the murder of Surjit Singh Chhokar.

LETTERS: Celebrate Jeremy Corbyn’s win and build the fight against Tories

In the past when the Labour right has not been able to rely on the trade union bureaucracy to bolster its position, it has tacked left.

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