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McDonald's workers ordered not to be political online

McDonald’s fast food stores are clamping down on trade union activists.

Tory schools funding plan provokes parents' fury

Parents are hitting back at Tory plans to slash schools' money.

Aslef union leaders strike another rotten deal with Southern bosses

Aslef union leaders and bosses at Govia Thameslink Railway, which runs Southern rail, have agreed a deal to be voted on by train drivers.

Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism

Anti-racists gather across Britain to join protests against racism

Tens of thousands march against racism

Thirty thousand people demonstrated in London today in a great show of determined unity against racism.

GALLERY - Anti-racist unity in the streets of London

30,000 people joined the Stand Up To Racism march in London

GALLERY - Glasgow says no to racism

Around 3,000 people joined an anti-racist march in Glasgow

VIDEO - Anti-racists march in London

Footage from the 30,000-strong Stand Up To Racism demonstration in London

Labour activists slapped down by party officials for opposing free school

Labour Party officials have threatened to suspend one of their own constituency parties for campaigning against a free school

Thirty days notice of eviction for care home residents

Care home residents in Doncaster—including many receiving end-of-life care—were told last week they were being evicted

Cuts and pennies for us, big giveaways for the rich—Hammond hammers the poor

Former Tory chancellor, George “Slasher” Osborne, congratulated Philip Hammond on the chancellor’s first spring budget for its “fiscal responsibility”. It really says it all.

Thatcher government feared inquiry into truth about Miners' Strike cops

Newly released documents from 1985 show that then home secretary Leon Brittan wanted to avoid “any form of enquiry into the behaviour of the police”.

British Airway strikers defy management with mass pickets at airports

BA workers continue their strike against poverty pay from Brutish Airways

Go all out to build for the 18 March anti-racist demonstrations

Stand up to Racism campaigners had a coordinated push last night, Thursday, to build the turnout for the 18 March demonstrations

The fight against racism is international, says activist in Greece

The weekend of Saturday 18 March will be an international mobilisation against racism across Europe that was initially called by the movement in Greece.

Rail strikers win solidarity in fight for safety

Over half of Northern rail services and 80 percent of Merseyrail services were cancelled on Monday as both firms became the latest to see walkouts by train guards.

After Article 50 vote, fight for a Brexit for workers

The formal process of Britain leaving the European Union could start as early as this week, and will definitely happen by the end of the month, say the Tories

Merseyrail guard faces jail even though bosses cleared him

Dozens of RMT union reps with banners protested outside Liverpool Crown Court last week with family and friends of Martin Zee.

Thousands march in Ireland demanding an end to deadly anti-abortion law

Thousands took to the streets in Ireland on International Women's Day to demand a repeal of the 8th Amendment which makes abortion illegal in Ireland

Anti-sexist action fuels the fight back against Trump

Activists tell Socialist Worker how International Women’s Day became a focus for the movement in the US with massive numbers of women taking to the streets

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