The Tories are steaming ahead with their programme of cuts and austerity – and they are still looking after their friends at the top, writes Simon Basketter
George Osborne wants to protect British banking from reform and preserve a system that’s stacked against ordinary people, writes Sadie Robinson
The reality behind the ugly right wing myth that migrants are a ‘drain’ on society
David Cameron promised a referendum on leaving the European Union (EU) last week.
The long term decline of Britain as a global power meant a fragmenting of the British ruling class consensus in favour of European integration.
Socialist Worker is against the European Union and will argue to vote to leave it in any referendum.
Liam Fox wrote David Cameron’s EU referendum speech for him.
The British government has decided that India is no longer poor enough to receive overseas aid.
Giant aid organisations are inseparable from the British establishment that pays for them.
The Department for International Development runs its own investment fund, the Commonwealth Development Corporation (CDC).
The government wants to replace the Trident nuclear missiles system before the current one expires, sometime in the five years after 2025.
Keir McKechnie is helping to mobilise people for the weekend of action in Scotland starting on 13 April.
In 2010 the government released figures stating that the Trident system is made up of:
Savage cost-cutting by health bosses in Staffordshire led to the deaths of up to 1,200 people.
David Nicholson became chief executive of the regional regulators for Mid Staffordshire NHS foundation trust in 2005.
The public inquiry into the disaster at the Mid Staffordshire NHS foundation trust made 290 recommendations.
The Department of Health does not manage foundation trusts (FTs).
Mali is at the centre of the new front in the "war on terror". French forces, aided by the US and Britain, have invaded to fight "Islamic extremism" in the country.
The semi-nomadic Tuareg people have lived in the region since the 12th century.
Mali is one of the 25 poorest countries in the world.