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False antisemitism claims must be fought

27 March 2018
It’s not a diversion to point out that those who accuse the left of antisemitism support the Tories and the right—and often don’t mind pandering to racism themselves

Jeremy Corbyn is an anti-racist, antisemitism claims are used for political ends

26 March 2018
The Board of Deputies of British Jews and the Jewish Leadership Council, attacked Jeremy Corbyn in front of a crowd of hundreds outside parliament on Monday night.

Labour MP’s remarks fuelled racism

24 March 2018
A recent report has shone a light on the impact of politicians’ racism—and the deep disillusion that exists with the establishment.

Opposition grows after revelations of Sheffield’s plans to cut down half its trees

14 March 2018
Sheffield Labour council plans to cut down half of its 36,000 street trees. This is under a £2.2 billion PFI deal with multinational Amey.

LETTERS: We need open borders not single market and ID cards

06 March 2018
Plus, food and capitalism, voting rights and sexism in the media

Battle for general secretary reveals splits on Labour left

06 March 2018
A contest for a top Labour role has revealed deeply rooted tensions between trade union leaders and some activists.

Banks plot offshore scam to scupper Labour’s nationalisation plans

02 March 2018
“Corbyn’s coming, get your money out now”—that’s the message from analysts at Australian investment bank Macquarie.

Corbyn must not give in to the right over Brexit

25 February 2018
Jeremy Corbyn has come under massive pressure from right wing Labour politicians to back staying in the European single market, which enforces austerity and privatisation.

Corbyn spy smears show our rulers’ fear

20 February 2018
Right wing papers think they’ve caught Jeremy Corbyn red handed.

Service users fight Labour council's plans to close their adult day care centre

15 February 2018
Service users and their families are fighting to save their vital adult day care centre from the brutal cuts of Birmingham council.

Labour nationalisation plan will pit party against bosses

13 February 2018
The Labour Party’s left wing leadership promised an assault on private energy and water firms last weekend.

Haringey residents fight the HDV

11 February 2018
Haringey residents fight to keep their homes

Haringey—the people against the developers

10 February 2018
A battle by ordinary people against estate demolitions in north London could be on the edge of victory. Alistair Farrow spoke to residents about the fight, and explains why it matters to everyone facing cuts and selloffs

A chance missed to bury HDV scheme but battle continues

08 February 2018
Labour councillors in Haringey, north London, squandered the chance to bury a high-profile redevelopment deal but it's still on the rocks

Councillors tell Corbyn to back off and let them make cuts

06 February 2018
Right wing Labour Party councillors are trying to lead a fightback against Jeremy Corbyn and Labour’s left wing leadership

Lies about the single market

02 February 2018
Sadie Robinson looks at the new pamphlet by the Labour Party right wingers claiming to bust “Lexit myths”. It weakly accepts the limits of the bosses’ system

Activists won’t let cuts fell Yorkshire trees

02 February 2018
Outside my front door on a tree-lined Sheffield street, protesters were up against private security guards as police looked on.

Property bosses and Labour right are scared of the revolt against redevelopments

01 February 2018
A shiver of fear is running through the boardrooms of property developers—and the cabals of right wing Labour councillors.

After Claire Kober quits in Haringey - turn the tables on pro-cuts Labour councils

30 January 2018
Defeat for the Labour right in Haringey could spur wider resistance, writes Alistair Farrow

Doncaster protest defends woman who is fighting domestic violence service cuts

28 January 2018
Protesters gathered to defend South Yorkshire Women’s Aid and Louise Harrison.

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