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Birmingham care workers promised victory in dispute

Birmingham care workers promised victory in dispute 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

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

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

Crisis of political elite caused election losses Local elections in England last week reflected a deep crisis of mainstream politics

Israeli murder in Gaza Strip

Israeli murder in Gaza Strip 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

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

Labour promises end to slum office housing—but Labour councils still send tenants to live in them

24 April 2019
Labour has pledged to end the scandal of developers converting office blocks into flats if it wins the next election

Vote for Labour in local elections

23 April 2019
Local elections will take place in 248 English councils on Thursday of next week.

Richard Burgon is right to criticise Zionism

23 April 2019
Labour’s shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon has faced calls to resign for describing Zionism—the ideology that is used to justify Palestinian oppression—as “the enemy of peace”.

Labour is wrong to agree to Tories’ racist plan over Brexit and free movement

09 April 2019
Anti-racists will have to fight major battles to push back the racist and far right challenge in elections and to defend workers’ freedom of movement

Tories rip each other apart amid Brexit deal shambles

02 April 2019
On Tuesday evening May deepened the Tories’ splits after she offered to work with Jeremy Corbyn to come up with a compromise Brexit deal. The move was a sign of May’s weakness. But it is also a trap for Labour.

Don’t back bigots in the battle for Brexit

02 April 2019
Labour’s failure to put forward an independent vision for Brexit can allow neoliberal and right wing forces to make the running.

Labour makes moves to cover its left flank

26 March 2019
Until recently the Corbyn-supporting Momentum group hasn’t done much beyond organising canvassing days and online petitions. Now all of a sudden it’s organising protests over climate change.

Brexit broke the bosses' system

22 March 2019
It’s little wonder that so many people are frustrated and fatigued by the Brexit shambles. For the last three years Theresa May has manoeuvred

Scottish college lecturers powerful strike for a pay rise

21 March 2019
Thousands of college lecturers across Scotland held their fourth national strike over pay and conditions on Thursday.

We can be powerful when we fight together

12 March 2019
Amid the stifling narrowness of official politics in Britain, there are some very welcome signs of change this week.

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