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Rhetoric from the rich masks a rotten system

Rhetoric from the rich masks a rotten system Billionaire bosses, politicians and celebrities descended on Davos in Switzerland this week for the annual World Economic Forum (WEF).

Corbyn’s peer pressure

Corbyn’s peer pressure Boris Johnson’s wheeze to spaff a fortune up a wall moving the House of Lords to York was met with derision—even from the Lords.

Rules pushed by Labour right hit Palestine solidarity

Rules pushed by Labour right hit Palestine solidarity Nick Clark looks at how the most recent antisemitism smears are playing out in the Labour leadership election

Can Boris Johnson get an EU trade deal done?

Boris Johnson, Brexit, EU, trade, deal, Europe Now Boris Johnson really has to “get Brexit done”. Formally leaving the European Union (EU) on 31 January is one thing. Settling the real relationship between Britain and what will remain its biggest market is quite another.

Labour hopefuls unite to betray Palestinians

Labour hopefuls unite to betray Palestinians awitchhunt in the Labour Party is about to begin in earnest on a mass scale.

Rebel against Prevent

Rebel against Prevent The state is so worried about Extinction Rebellion (XR) it has included the direct action group in its Prevent strategy.

Why Donald Trump can’t win in Iran


It’s clear who the losers were in the confrontation between the United States and Iran.

Betrayed by sexist system


The sexist treatment carried out by the police and justice systems toward women alleging rape was highlighted in a recent horrifying case in Cyprus

Capitalism causes war and climate crises


Wildfires, floods and the threat of war ushered in 2020

Don’t buy Chris Packham’s myth of overpopulation


A BBC TV programme says ‘overpopulation’ causes climate change. Gabby Thorpe debunks this dangerous racist idea

We’re not pudding up with the Tories


Boris Johnson’s victory has to be met with a step change in our resistance

The system protects sexual abuse


Powerful people are trying to justify sexual abuse by powerful people

A warning from Sydney


Sydney was choking in smoke as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.

Break power of rich to win real change


The ruling class and its hangers on threw everything at Jeremy Corbyn in the run-up to the general election.

Build the resistance as risk of recession grows


News from the German economy last week sent a shiver through bosses across Europe.

Vote for Corbyn and build the fightback


Socialist Worker urges everyone to back Jeremy Corbyn and vote Labour on Thursday.

Strikes and protests show how to build the resistance


Three things in the past week have offered some inspiration and excitement away from the election grind

Rulers’ climate change cop outs burn planet


E arth is experiencing such an acute climate crisis that “once in a century” catastrophes are now becoming regular occurrences

What's behind antisemitism slurs?


The Tories and the Blairites within the Labour Party quickly realised after Jeremy Corbyn’s election as Labour leader that the antisemitism slur was their most effective weapon against him.

Movements show how Labour campaign can be electrified


This week we saw examples of how Labour’s election campaign could be electrified.

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