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.
Global coronavirus cases have escalated over the past seven weeks and deaths have risen for the past three weeks. More than 136 million people have been infected, and almost three million have died.
Chauvin could be sacrificed in an effort to save the institution of the police as a whole. He has to be found guilty, but that won’t change the nature of the cops
Any loosening of the Covid-19 restrictions will feel like a relief to millions of people. But that can’t hide the sickening truth that by lifting more measures next week the Tories are again prepared to gamble with our lives
A major easing of lockdown restrictions took place in England this week. People can now meet with others from different households outdoors. Outdoor sports restarted and the “stay at home” rule was lifted.
Keir Starmer has spent his first year as Labour Party leader refusing to oppose the Tories—but he has shown us what he stands for.
There is a minority group of thugs in Britain that spread violence and misery. It consists of the Tories and the police.
Top politicians have conspired to help firms drain cash from government Covid-19 loan schemes—and tried to keep it secret.