The Tories have discovered the terrible injustices faced by working class children. And they are very angry about them. Or at least they are pretending to be, to fuel a different agenda.
There was more evidence this week that Keir Starmer is both alienating and repulsing sections of people who previously supported Labour.
The Tories are intensifying their racist attacks.
Union conference season is in full swing, so Labour leader Keir Starmer is schmoozing the bureaucrats
Football fans booing England players taking the knee last week is an issue that goes further than sport. It shows how racism is structured and used by the elite.
Everyone wants to get back to normal. But what does that mean? For most people it means being able to go about daily life without restrictions and without fear of picking up and passing on the virus.
The deadline for European Union citizens to apply for the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) on 31 June is drawing steadily nearer.
Daniel Morgan was killed with an axe in 1987. Socialist Worker has long argued that the murder and its cover-up lies at the heart of the phone hacking scandal and much more. The police admitted to corruption in the first of the investigations into the murder.
One year ago the police murder of George Floyd sparked waves of anger and resistance around the world.
A new Office for National Statistics report this week underlined how class has largely determined how much you were exposed to Covid-19.
Britain is complicit in Israel’s murder of Palestinians—and that’s not just because of arms sales.
Boris Johnson has confirmed that the latest planned easing of coronavirus restrictions in England will go ahead.
Three quarters of people in Britain want bosses’ outrageous fire and rehire tactics scrapped. A poll conducted by Survation on behalf of the GMB union discovered that 76 percent of people believe the practice should be outlawed.
The 100th anniversary of the sectarian state in Northern Ireland was marked by the announcement that Edwin Poots and Jeffrey Donaldson are bidding to lead the Democratic Unionist Party (DUP).
“These were always going to be difficult elections for us. We’re not expecting miracles on Thursday night.” Those were the words of Labour’s shadow foreign secretary Lisa Nandy on Sunday—at the end of a week of scandal and crisis for the Tories.
People starve, there’s not enough cash for health or education, for action on climate chaos or to create jobs—but there’s always money for war.
Human Rights Watch is the latest major organisation to accuse Israel of apartheid. In a detailed report released on Tuesday the mainstream and widely respected NGO said Israel is guilty of crimes of apartheid against Palestinians.
Nearly 500,000 young workers have lost their jobs since January 2020
For revolutionaries, although elections matter, the battle on the streets and in the workplaces is always more important
This week saw the final sacking of British Gas workers who had refused a 15 percent pay cut and other assaults.