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Tories’ takeover of Liverpool council follows the imposition of the market

Tories’ takeover of Liverpool council follows the imposition of the market The Tory government has sent a team of bureaucrats to impose its will on the Labour-controlled Liverpool City Council.

Resist cynical Tory takeover of Liverpool City Council

Resist cynical Tory takeover of Liverpool City Council The Tory government looked set to launch a takeover of Labour‑controlled Liverpool City Council on Wednesday of this week.

UEL strike off for talks + UCL + DVLA + Deliveroo + Safety in courts

UEL strike off for talks + UCL + DVLA + Deliveroo + Safety in courts Workers at the University of East London were set to strike on Wednesday of this week, but the action was postponed

Deal ends strike at DHL, but don’t trust the bosses

Deal ends strike at DHL, but don’t trust the bosses Sustained action has forced DHL to make improvements

DHL strike—‘We won’t be treated like something on the bottom of a shoe’

DHL strike—‘We won’t be treated like something on the bottom of a shoe’ DHL workers in Liverpool are continuing their strikes for better pay and an end to a bullying management culture.

DHL strikers won’t give up on pay fight

DHL strikers won’t give up on pay fight Unite union members were set to walk out from Tuesday this week and continue the action until Tuesday next week.

Don McCullin photos show reality of war and poverty

04 December 2020
It is not often that when critiquing war we can look straight into the eyes of those most affected. 

PCS strikers unite their fights over pay and outsourcing with Liverpool protest

13 August 2019
Cleaners and caterers from London and Liverpool marched together on Tuesday, uniting their battles over low pay and outsourcing.

Civil service workers plan solidarity visit during all-out strike

06 August 2019
Striking cleaners and caterers at government offices in London and Liverpool are set to link up their fights over low pay and outsourcing at a rally next week.

When art from streets raged at the silence over HIV and AIDS

11 June 2019
Artist Keith Haring’s work came out of the New York graffiti and gay scenes. A new exhibition in Liverpool charts his too-brief career, writes Noel Halifax

Outsourced workers fight to win NHS pay

19 March 2019
Solidarity is growing for outsourced workers’ fight for equal pay at Liverpool Women’s Hospital.

Coordinated transport strike set to bring cities to a standstill

07 November 2017
Bus and rail workers in the north west of England were set for a coordinated strike this Wednesday.

Racist, lying bandwagon-jumper Nuttall should have stayed at Tranmere Rovers

15 February 2017
Unlike Paul Nuttall, Roy Bentham was at the Hillsborough disaster that cost 96 Liverpool fans their lives. He responds to the Ukip leader's lies

School walkout over pay in Liverpool

19 July 2016
Also: Academy action in Wallasey, East London school bosses back down, Kevin Courtney wins NUT union election

Hillsborough campaigners call for cops to be punished

03 May 2016
South Yorkshire Police (SYP) is in crisis following the Hillsborough inquests. A jury last week found that 96 fans who died as a result of the 1989 football disaster were unlawfully killed. Former SYP chief superintendent David Duckenfield could face prosecution.

Liverpool resists the Nazis

01 March 2016
Around 500 anti-fascists protested against a small group of fascists in Liverpool last Saturday.

Thousands of Liverpool fans join protest against football bosses' 'war of greed'

08 February 2016
Anfield saw a major demonstration over soaring Premier League ticket prices last Saturday. Liverpool FC announced next season’s pricing structures this week, under which a match ticket will cost £77. Season tickets will also top £1,000 for the first time ever.

Privatisation scandal of dirty wards in Nottingham

01 September 2015
Also: Oxford porters accept pay deal | Construction workers protest at Royal Liverpool Hospital

Liverpool FC fans furious over blacklist firm and ticket prices

16 December 2014
The Liverpool FC fan group Spirit of Shankly is dismayed to note the club’s recent contractual relationship with Carrillion regarding the rebuilding of the main stand.

Police told Hillsborough survivor to ''get back in you f****** Scouse b*****d''

04 September 2014
Liverpool football fans have described “mayhem” and a “chaos” during the Hillsborough disaster in April 1989. And they have underlined the role played by the police

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