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Loss of support is down to the Labour Party’s own failings, not Muslims

Labour has been cheered by the fact that some Muslims did not vote for their party.

Adults in most deprived areas ‘3.7 times more likely to die’ with Covid-19

Class shapes who lives and dies with Covid-19—and who will be hit hardest as restrictions are recklessly lifted.

Fight GKN bosses + Clarks fire and rehire + Tower Hamlets council

Fight GKN bosses, but not with nationalism

Uber gives with one hand, takes away with the other

Taxi service Uber has revealed that it will cut the pay of some of the workers that have been at the company for the longest.

DVLA safety strikes hit the bosses hard

Targeted strikes by workers at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) have caused a huge backlog of applications for renewed driving licences.

Tories pile stress on NHS—followed by a pay insult

The Tories are about to launch a huge gamble over lockdown restrictions—and they are using our lives as their stake

Health workers and campaigners take to streets against Tory attacks on NHS

Health campaigners and NHS workers across Britain on Saturday joined forces to do battle for the NHS.

Poor pay the deadly cost of Covid-19 says report

Why have the poorest people in Britain paid the highest price during the pandemic?

Tories want to keep refugees in Napier army barracks

The Tories are considering using the former Napier military barracks in Kent to house refugees for “another couple of years”.

Labour holds on in Batley and Spen, but the crisis remains

In less turbulent times the opposition only just holding one of its seats would be regarded as a huge setback.

Study confirms health workers’ fears about low-grade masks

A new study of health workers shows that wearing a high grade FFP3 mask can provide up to 100 percent protection against Covid-19.

New bill will let Tories hand millions to their mates

The Tories have announced a new way to shower private businesses with huge handouts from public funds.

Rally to build fights over jobs and wages in universities and colleges

Members of the UCU union are organising to unite the struggle for better pay and conditions across all of further and higher education

Travellers organise resistance to Tory police bill

Gypsy, Roma and Traveller campaigners from across Britain are uniting in a grassroots-led campaign.

Oaks Park teachers take battle to Labour council

Strikers at Oaks Park High School in Redbridge, east London, protested against their Labour-run council for backing their bosses in a fight against victimisation

Anti-lockdown protest was contradictory pull to right

At least 30,000 ­demonstrators marched through central London on Saturday to call for an end to lockdown.

More action needed as Tories’ hated anti-protest bill is back in Commons

The Tories’ protest-smashing bill is due back in the House of Commons next week for discussion on amendments following the committee stage.

Sandwell Leisure Trust workers strike against fire and rehire

Unison union members working for Sandwell Leisure Trust in the West Midlands struck last Friday in a battle against fire and rehire.

DVLA strikes hit hard + Woolwich Ferry new action + Tower Hamlets Unison + round up

Workers’ action at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Agency (DVLA) has caused a backlog of work for bosses to sort out.

Sajid Javid will front new attack on safety and NHS

New health secretary Sajid Javid has been hired by Boris Johnson as a hitman.

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