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The unfare rail rip off


The latest plans to hike rail fares show why we have to stop the private train companies in their tracks.

The media love racism—they just hate Corbyn


Jeremy Corbyn has never and will never receive fair treatment from the media.

Capital cooks our planet


An international group of scientists has said we face environmental collapse in just a few decades if there isn’t drastic action on climate change.

Boris Johnson is just the tip of state Islamophobia


Boris Johnson once again confirmed his racist credentials this week.

Report reveals the reality of western ‘aid’


A damning new report in the wake of the Oxfam sexual abuse scandal in Haiti shows how international aid is shaped by Western imperialism

Early deaths for the poor—shame of Tory Britain


Poverty shapes every aspect of our lives—as a BBC documentary highlighted this week.

Tory NHS racism exposed by health workers


NHS workers are handing back medals they won for fighting the Ebola crisis in west Africa.

As May clings on—don’t wait to drive her out


In what she probably regards as a great achievement, Theresa May has made it through to parliament’s summer break.

Labour MPs out to undermine Palestinian solidarity


Supporters of Israel are piling pressure on the Labour Party to change its new code of conduct which says discussion of the foundation of Israel is “legitimate”.

Huge protest shows prospects for a fightback


The protests against Donald Trump and the Nazis who love him have transformed the mood among socialists and anti-racists in Britain.

Racist warmonger Donald Trump gives confidence to fascists - we must stop both


Donald Trump’s visit to Britain will embolden racists and fascists here and in the US.

Darkness at the heart of the British state


Revelations that the British state is complicit in torture destroy the lie that Britain is more “civilised” or progressive than other countries.

No Pride in capitalism


A lot has changed since the first Pride march in London in 1972.

NHS fight should spark resistance to Tories


It will be great to see tens of thousands of people march for the NHS in London on Saturday. It’s an active response to the desperate crisis of the NHS and a show of defiance.

Corbyn was right to back Palestinians' right to return


After weeks of onslaught against the right to criticise Israel, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn still manages to speak out for Palestinians.

Horror of child cages shows why we need to dump Trump - and tear down borders


Horrifying images and footage have shown the true face of the US border regime.

As Tories split over spliffs - we say legalise cannabis


Former Conservative leader William Hague is the latest high profile Tory to call for cannabis law reform.

Italy’s racist government rejects refugees


When 629 people were rescued from drowning they might have expected to be treated with some humanity.

Trump’s imperialist deal with North Korea won’t bring peace


Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un patted themselves on the back after signing a “peace deal” on Tuesday.

One year on - the Grenfell Tower fire is a symbol of a world built for the rich


The fire at Grenfell Tower is a symbol of decades of attacks on working class people.

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