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Three groups of strikers take fight to multinational outsourcer Serco  

Bin workers in Bexley, south east London, have extended their strikes over pay and cuts.

NHS unions could ballot for strikes after pay insult

Unions reacted furiously to the Tories’ measly 3 percent pay offer

Starmer’s Labour relaunch promises bosses handouts

Keir Starmer and his deputy leader Angela Rayner staged yet another re-launch of his failing leadership on Monday.

Thousands join protest to reclaim Pride and call for LGBT+ liberation

A few thousand joined the Reclaim Pride protest in central London. It marched from Parliament Square to Hyde Park to return to the radical roots of pride.

Nazi Tommy Robinson loses libel case brought by Syrian teenager

Fascist Tommy Robinson has lost a libel case brought against him by a Syrian teenager who was filmed being attacked at school.

Former British Gas workers angry at GMB union for ‘rolling over’ as dispute ends

The GMB union has declared the British Gas dispute, which involved up to 7,000 workers, over after negotiations led to some small improvements in terms and conditions. 

Tories’ last minute pay offer is another insult to NHS workers

The Tories wants to cut NHS workers pay. They rushed out a 3 percent pay offer to health workers in England on Wednesday after a day of shambles and chaos.

Turn anger into action after Tories’ latest insult to health workers

In a toxic mix of insult and shambles, the Tories scrapped an expected announcement on NHS pay on Wednesday.

Beis workers strike to demand end to low pay at Whitehall department

Outsourced workers at a government office in central London rounded off three days of strikes on Wednesday, in their latest battle for fair pay.

No to Troubles amnesty

A protest was held at Free Derry Corner last Saturday over British government plans to bring in a Troubles “amnesty”.

Workers set for autumn pay strikes at 15 colleges

Most of the colleges that passed the thresholds demanded by anti-union laws did so with yes votes of over 80 percent

Strikes on Night Tube are coming down the line

Workers on the London Underground are set to strike for four days over bosses’ proposals to abolish the Night Tube train drivers’ grade

NHS workers say they want action to win on pay

The Tories have delivered another blow to NHS workers. Now workers’ fury has to be turned into action for a 15 percent rise.

Labour-run council won’t listen after Valence Primary School strikes

Valence Primary school teachers in Dagenham, east London, have completed six strike days escalating over three weeks

Extinction Rebellion activists convicted despite Tory interference in arrests

The verdict came at the end of a trial that revealed Tory home secretary Priti Patel interfered personally in how the protest was policed

Protest wants to reclaim pride

Reclaim Pride is set to go ahead on Saturday to tell Boris Johnson “to stop stalling on LGBT+ rights” and march for LGBT+ liberation.

Keir Starmer’s left wing purge marks further shift to the right

After two terrible by-election results in Hartlepool, and Batley and Spen, Keir Starmer is trying desperately to rescue his leadership of the Labour Party by turning further to the right.

Dorset rally targets Tory’s family’s slave trade past

Around 350 anti-racists joined a lively and noisy rally on Saturday organised by Stand Up To Racism Dorset to demand slavery justice from Tory MP Richard Grosvenor Plunkett-Ernle-Erle-Drax.

Asylum seeker dies as a result of Tories’ immigration policy

An asylum seeker was found dead at a hotel near Heathrow airport on Sunday. This tragedy has occurred just a day before the Tories’ racist immigration bill was due for its second reading in the House of Commons.

Tory freedom day disaster

As Covid cases continue to soar the Tories have decided to lift all restrictions and scientists are already ringing alarm bells, writes Sam Ord

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