The world’s 500 wealthiest people added £1,000 billion to their wealth last year
Richard Greeman, a Marxist writer and activist best known for his work on Victor Serge, looks at why Macron is so determined, and asks how workers can win
A vicious Tory attack could kill more child refugees as they try to make it to safety in Britain
Royal Mail workers in Merseyside were set to strike for two days from Saturday of this week against a major attack on their CWU union.
Security staff at St George’s University Hospitals Trust (SGUL) in west London started 15 days of strikes on Monday—and immediately faced police action.
Workers at St Catherine’s Catholic School for Girls in south east London resumed their strikes this week with a three-day walkout from Tuesday.
Workers in 37 UCU union branches are reballoting for strikes. The branches voted overwhelmingly for walkouts in initial ballots, but failed to meet the Tories’ 50 percent turnout threshold for legal strikes.
Four Unison union branch officers in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, remain suspended by their own union without knowing the charges against them.
Hundreds of people are being driven into homelessness by errors in housing benefits appeals and overpayments.
The Children’s Commissioner has warned that social care is “in crisis” after new figures showed the number of children in care has reached a ten-year high.
A record-breaking number of patients have been forced to wait for more than an hour before being admitted from ambulances into accident and emergency (A&E) departments.
Labour MPs have decided overwhelmingly that the best candidate to take on the Tories as party leader is right wing, Remain-loving knight commander of the order of the bath sir Keir Starmer QC
Thousands of people marched in central London, and hundreds protested in other towns and cities
Tens of thousands of people joined the march
It was a response to antisemitic graffiti
Workers on the Tyne and Wear Metro delivered a bloody nose to bosses
Rail workers on South Western Railway ended a with a vow to battle Boris Johnson’s attacks on their right to strike
US president Donald Trump was threatening yet more major acts of war in the Middle East following the assassination of top Iranian general Qassem Soleimani.
Outsourced cleaners at HMRC tax offices in Liverpool struck over pay