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Hospital cuts


UP TO 300 people packed a public meeting held in Haywards Heath, West Sussex, last Friday...

Straw loses in court


AIR POLLUTION kills twice as many people in Europe as traffic accidents. This was the conclusion of research carried out by the World Health Organisation (WHO)...

'3 percent is not enough'


"THIS IS a great day for us. I'm proud to be part of this." That was the reaction of the union works convenor...

Get Galbraith!


Get Galbraith!

Dying from the filth in the air


UNIVERSITY tuition fees are driving people away from education. Applications for full time university places have fallen by 2 percent since fees were imposed. Mature students are hit hardest...

Hit Ford while they are down


RARELY HAS Ford looked as vulnerable as it does now. A debacle which began in the US in early August is still unfolding over the recall of some 6.5 million defective tyres...

Can the UN be reformed?


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Councils


THE UNISON union was set to call further strikes across councils in Scotland in its fight for a pay increase of 5 percent or �500, whichever is greater...

Care betrayal


Company directors' salaries rose by a staggering 21.2 percent last year...

Slurs cause staff crisis


BP, The multinational oil company, which is attempting to redefine its image to that of an eco-friendly firm, is bankrolling the US senators with the worst voting records on environmental issues

Monkey business in Lyons case


PUPILS RETURNED to school in England and Wales this week to find the worst shortage of teachers for a decade...

Thousands of doctors not used by the NHS


EVERYONE KNOWS the NHS is crying out for doctors. So why the hell is the government stopping 2,000 fully trained doctors in Britain from working?...

Costed out of college


CHRISTINE Hancock, general secretary of the Royal College of Nursing, has attacked New Labour's plan to charge elderly people for care in residential homes...

Asylum seekers


Demonstrate and rally in support of asylum seekers Saturday 30 September...

Anti-racism


UP TO 300 people packed a public meeting held in Haywards Heath, West Sussex, last Friday...

Ready to shake up Melbourne


THOUSANDS OF protesters are gearing up for the "S11" demonstrations in Melbourne, Australia. On 11-13 September government ministers, bankers, the multinationals and the super-rich are due to gather...

The strikers were complete masters


So wrote the editor of Milan's most important newspaper on 31 August 1920. He was describing the takeover of the city's Alfa Romeo plant.

Floplast


WORKERS AT Floplast printers in Kent are to ballot for strike action in defence of six sacked workers...

The IMF, globalisation resistance


�1.50 from your Socialist Worker seller, or to order your copy send a �2 cheque/PO (payable to Socialist Review) to Socialist Review, PO Box 82, London E3 3LH. Phone 020 7538 3308 for credit card orde...

Sack the man who failed us all


CHAOS OVER school exam results in Scotland has grown into the biggest political crisis since the Scottish Parliament was formed over a year ago...

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