17 March 2020
The Development of vaccines is conditional on what big business wants, not the needs of people
17 March 2020
We’ve already learned two important things in the Covid-19 crisis. The first is that the future is here.
09 March 2020
As the number of coronavirus cases rises in Britain, Socialist Worker looks at what needs to be done to contain it
08 March 2020
The coronavirus has raised sharp political issues in South Korea, says Jang Ho-jong
08 March 2020
The coronavirus, like all serious epidemics, reveals capitalism’s priorities and shows us why it cannot protect us. Socialist and scientist John Parrington talked to Socialist Worker about the current crisis
02 March 2020
As the deadly disease spreads to new countries, Socialist Worker investigates why health care systems and pharmaceutical companies run for profit fail those most in need of help
25 February 2020
Health workers in Wigan and Leigh were set to launch five days of strikes over pay on Thursday.
11 February 2020
A mixture of apolocalyptic and racist headlines in Britain makes a rational response to the virus less likely
10 February 2020
Environmental changes mean more risk of viruses being passed from animals to humans says Yuri Prasad
02 February 2020
Students fear a rise in racism after the first British cases of coronavirus infection were revealed to be from their university.
31 January 2020
New evidence shows people who contracted serious diseases were kept in the dark, ostracised and blamed
30 January 2020
Over 200 porters, cleaners and caterers have won their fight over pay, conditions and to be brought in-house.
28 January 2020
Security guards at St George’s medical school in south London struck for a further three days from Monday.
21 January 2020
A decade of Tory cuts has the NHS at breaking point—with patients stuck in ambulances and emergency wards, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans
14 January 2020
A record-breaking number of patients have been forced to wait for more than an hour before being admitted from ambulances into accident and emergency (A&E) departments.
02 January 2020
The US is in the grip of a huge health epidemic so big that it is killing more than 130 people a day.
16 December 2019
Thousands of nurses and other health workers in Northern Ireland are fighting for higher pay.
03 December 2019
A series of strikes has forced NHS England bosses and multinationals onto the back foot over privatisation and outsourcing. Gabby Thorpe reports on the latest fight in west London
26 November 2019
The number of hospital beds in England has fallen to the lowest level since records began—and a decade of Tory cuts is to blame.
17 November 2019
A decade of Tory rule has slashed key services, savaged spending and driven more people into poverty. And if they aren’t kicked out, life for working class people is set to get worse, report Sarah Bates and Tomáš Tengely-Evans