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Nazi attack on anti-racists and trade unionists shows threat of far right

Nazi attack on anti-racists and trade unionists shows threat of far right A violent fascist attack against trade unionists shows the threat posed by the forces of the British far right.

Fight the Tories’ vision of Brexit

Fight the Tories’ vision of Brexit Theresa May found a new way of avoiding defeat in parliament over Brexit this week. She told Tory MPs who agreed with her to vote with those opposing her.

The fight for Iraq’s future

The fight for Iraq’s future Iraqi people are still suffering as a result of the West’s invasion and the corrupt system it installed. But Phil Marfleet explains that resistance is on the streets

Jeff Bezos - prime suspect

Jeff Bezos - prime suspect The truth about the billionaire Amazon boss

Fascists routed across Britain, but the pressure must not let up

Fascists routed across Britain, but the pressure must not let up Anti-fascists mobilised in Cambridge, Worcester and Glasgow on Saturday

Heatwave shines a light on a system that could kill us all

Heatwave shines a light on a system that could kill us all Extreme weather events become increasingly likely as the planet warms. Sarah Bates argues fundamental change is needed to prevent climate change becoming catastrophic for life on earth

Join unity protest after racist attack in Oxford

Last Saturday evening a 35 year old man was racially abused in an Oxford park before being punched in the head three times and knocked to the ground. The victim was left with a broken nose and possible fractured cheek bone.

Pro-Israel rally calls Jeremy Corbyn antisemitic—as Israel passes racist law

As the Israeli government passed a law entrenching discrimination against Arabs, supporters of Israel gathered in London to insist that it is antisemitic to call Israel racist.

More attempts from Labour right to cast critics of Israeli racist state as antisemitic

Right wing Labour MPs are furious that their party has adopted a definition of antisemitism that allows criticism of Israel.

Riots erupt around annual festival of anti-Catholic bonfire celebrations

Rioting broke out around the annual expression of sectarianism in Northern Ireland.

Birmingham care workers plan escalating strikes to stop £2 billion cuts plan

Birmingham care workers are planning a huge series of strikes against devastating cuts to adult social care.

Second union joins John Roan strikes

GMB union members at John Roan school joined NEU union members in a two-day strike on Wednesday and Thursday of last week.

Reports round-up - Vote yes for strikes in PCS pay ballot

A ballot for strikes over pay by civil service workers in the PCS union was set to end on Monday of next week.

Pressure mounts on disgraced Tory MP to quit over sexual harassment

Former Tory minister Andrew Griffiths was desperately clinging on as an MP at the start of this week, despite growing calls for him to resign.

Grenfell adviser says do not ban all flammable cladding

Over 200 people joined the monthly Silent Walk for Grenfell last Saturday—the first since the one-year anniversary of the blaze at the west London tower block.

Local government round up: Kirkless bin workers have bosses on the run

in workers in Kirklees, west Yorkshire are tentatively celebrating a union victory after management agreed to all their demands.

Fresh strikes on South Western to derail plan to scrap guards

The RMT union has announced a fresh round of strikes on the South Western Railway (SWR) as part of a long-running dispute over driver only operation (DOO).

Don’t let Prentis palm off piss-poor pay packet on health workers

Tens of thousands of health workers will be forced to wait up to eight months for thousands of pounds promised by the Tories and union leaders.

Care workers lose wages after court ruling as bosses blame them for crisis

A legal decision is set to rob thousands of pounds from care workers’ wages.

Labour staffers bought adverts to deceive Corbyn

Labour Party bureaucrats spent thousands of pounds to trick Jeremy Corbyn

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