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Don’t wait for Labour—take on the Tories

Don’t wait for Labour—take on the Tories US secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s promise to “push back” against Jeremy Corbyn becoming prime minister exposed the US state’s attitude to democracy.

Echoes of Grenfell Tower horror in east London fire

Echoes of Grenfell Tower horror in east London fire Residents had warned of dangers before a blaze that engulfed a block of flats in east London on Sunday

Birmingham Labour MP boosts attack on LGBT+ education

Birmingham Labour MP boosts attack on LGBT+ education Roger Godsiff has given a helping hand to campaigners who met with Katie Hopkins

Why should Jeremy Corbyn want to meet Donald Trump?

Why should  Jeremy Corbyn want to meet Donald Trump? So did Jeremy Corbyn want to meet Donald Trump last week or not? He refused to join Trump for dinner and joined a protest against his visit, yet also hoped to use that visit to meet him.

Labour Roots gets underway in Leeds with debates over bridging Brexit divide

Labour Roots gets underway in Leeds with debates over bridging Brexit divide The first of a series of Labour Roots events, held in Leeds on Saturday, showed the continuing support for Jeremy Corbyn.

Labour right pressure Corbyn to back a 'people's vote'

Labour right pressure Corbyn to back a peoples vote Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn is about to officially back a second Brexit referendum, according to the Daily Mirror newspaper.

Labour vote gives ammunition to party right wingers who want rid of Corbyn

28 May 2019
The Labour Party did very poorly in the European elections—but not as badly as the Tories. It fell to third place overall, behind the Brexit Party and the Liberal Democrats. In Scotland it fell to fifth place, with less than a 10 percent share of the vote.

Mainstream parties reap fallout of political crisis

28 May 2019
The European election results have underlined the political crisis in Britain and the wholesale collapse of the Tories

Behind the swift rise of the Brexit Party beast

27 May 2019
Farage has played clever by bridging class divisions. The left must expose the racism at the heart of it

Euro elections see political crisis, and the racists make some gains

27 May 2019
The Brexit Party came first, the Tories took less than 10 percent - and there are questions for Labour. Tommy Robinson lost heavily,

Birmingham care workers promised victory in dispute

17 May 2019
Striking home workers are celebrating after Birmingham City Council seems to have backed off from attacks on their jobs.

Bosses want to pull the plug on Labour plan to nationalise energy network

15 May 2019
Prepare for a surge of lies from the power companies as Jeremy Corbyn outlines plans to nationalise substantial parts of Britain’s energy network on Thursday. 

Vote Labour in the European elections - and increase the Tories’ crisis

14 May 2019
The Tories are in near-terminal collapse. They cannot pass legislation, they cannot resolve Brexit and their supporters are jumping ship to the racists of the Brexit Party.

Crisis of political elite caused election losses

07 May 2019
Local elections in England last week reflected a deep crisis of mainstream politics

Israeli murder in Gaza Strip

07 May 2019
Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu said his military is “preparing to continue” its violence in Gaza following an assault that killed at least 25 Palestinians.

Tories battered in local elections—but Labour needs radical vision on Brexit and austerity to break through

04 May 2019
The local election results in England are a shattering blow to the Tories and to Theresa May in particular

Climate emergency declared - now it’s time for action

01 May 2019
Huge cheers erupted on Wednesday evening as news emerged that parliament had passed a motion declaring a climate emergency.

The right smear Corbyn because they hate his anti-imperialism

01 May 2019
The latest smear of antisemitism against Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn is another attempt to discredit the left and its opposition to war.

Workers get ready to strike against Labour-run councils

30 April 2019
Two councils are seeing a fightback by workers. In both of them, every single councillor is from the Labour Party.

Chaotic Tories’ election panic

30 April 2019
Theresa May and the Tories should go now.

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