The government has not conquered coronavirus, and its failed policies are increasing the risk of a deadly second wave.
Class, not ability, determines what grades you get in school— and the exams fiasco in Scotland made that explicit.
Britain is in the middle of a horrific jobs slaughter—some 730,000 jobs have already gone since March.
The NHS workers’ pay revolt is hugely welcome. It shows how there is real anger in society and working class fury can explode unexpectedly, often outside the official channels of the labour movement.
British politicians have suddenly discovered they’re passionate defenders of human rights again.
Don’t listen to the noise coming from the Treasury, the Tories are doing their best to hammer workers into the ground.
The government has announced that wearing face masks in shops will be compulsory in England from 24 July.
Here’s a forensic look at some of the big moments of Keir Starmer’s first 100 days as Labour leader.
Tory prime minister Boris Johnson has begun the process of passing the blame for the coronavirus crisis.
The Polish‑German revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg warned that capitalism gives us a choice between “socialism or barbarism”. We need to choose—and fight for—socialism.
The coronavirus crisis is a profit-laden paradise for some pharmaceutical firms.
Boris Johnson’s promise this week of a “new deal” marked the latest dishonest move in a decade of Tory austerity.
The Tories are using the appalling stabbing of three people in Reading to push racism and repression.
Right wingers are trying to create a backlash against the fantastic Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement.
Boris Johnson has announced a new government commission to look into racism in Britain.
Right wing newspapers have attacked the Black Lives Matter movement on the grounds that revolutionary socialists are involved in it.
‘No. The prime minister would not agree that this is a racist country,” said Boris Johnson’s spokesperson on Monday.
When politicians start fretting about “mob rule” and “law and order” it’s often a racist dog whistle. But it’s also about fear of the power of ordinary people.
Millions of parents faced an agonising choice this week of whether to send their children back to school. The Tories wanted primary school children in reception, year 1 and year 6 to start returning from Monday of this week.