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Don’t fall for the right wing myth of the ‘white working class’


Tory austerity provides a real opportunity to unite working class people in resistance.

The Independent Office for Police Conduct - new name, same pigsty


The cops’ pet watchdog, the Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC), has been replaced by the Independent Office for Police Conduct.

Tory Toby Young’s free speech lies


Free school fanatic Toby Young will be in charge of policing who is allowed to speak on university campuses.

Don’t wait until 2022 to fight against Tory rule


We can’t wait until the next general election—which might not come until 2022—to get the Tories out.

Build resistance now to vicious Tory offensive


The year ends in avoidable cold and misery for the victims of Tory Britain.

It will take action to win on pay


Local government employers have offered a million council workers in England and Wales a 2 percent “rise” for each of the next two years

Britain out of Ireland, fight to shape Brexit


The leaders of the bigoted Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) relished their power over Theresa May’s government this week.

The rich want a fight, so Labour must be ready for one


Britain’s bosses are worried. They are fretting about Brexit, but their bigger concern is Jeremy Corbyn.

For a Brexit from Ireland


Jeremy Warner, an associate editor of the Daily Telegraph no less, wrote this week, “Ireland has poisoned UK politics and brought down governments for centuries.”

The state protects the cops


Within 70 minutes of coming into contact with the cops Rashan Charles was dead.

A crisis of politics hounds the European ruling class


Until this week the Tories looked like the weakest government in the European Union. (EU). That’s impressive given the competition.

Take academies back into public hands


The scandal over Wakefield City Academies Trust has exposed the realities of privatisation. Many people want the schools abandoned by the trust to be run by the council.

Stop the drive to a new war in Middle East


The prospect of another war hangs over the Middle East—this time in Lebanon.

Tory cabinet in crisis and we can get them out


 Tory rule stands on the shakiest of foundations.

Saving Scottish Labour


Recovery for Labour in Scotland is a real possibility. The race for the leadership of Scottish Labour reflects why.

Tory scum floats on top of a sexist society


Allegations of serious sexual harassment and abuse by MPs have shone a light on the sexism which lies at the heart of our society.

Abortion is a right


Poorer women in Northern Ireland who come to England to have an abortion will now be able to claim money for travel and accommodation.

Border controls mean slavery and death


Tuesday marked one year since the demolition of the “jungle” refugee camp by cops in Calais.And one year on the refugee crisis is as bad as ever.

Justice for contaminated blood survivors now


The government’s consultation regarding a public inquiry into the contaminated blood scandal ended on Tuesday.

There’s no capitalism without racism


We have to fight together against Islamophobia, antisemitism and racism. But we also need to confront the capitalist system that produces racism.

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