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No ice cream for Nazis on Merseyside

30 September 2011
The British National Party tried demonstrating last night (Thursday) outside Liverpool Arts Centre where this week's BBC Question Time was being recorded.

Unity against cuts in Liverpool

23 August 2011
Firefighters and civil service workers are joining forces in Liverpool to fight the cuts.


19 July 2011
Why Liverpool fans hate the Murdoch press I can barely bring myself to write this letter as it brings up so much anger and bitterness towards Rupert Murdoch, the Sun, and its former editor Kelvin McKenzie.

Unions take joint action against private academy threat

19 July 2011
Workers at Shorefields Community School in Dingle, Liverpool, struck on Tuesday of this week.

'Cliff speaks on practically everything'

21 June 2011
Shaun Doherty, a young teacher who had recently joined the International Socialists, was in Liverpool in 1972 when he first heard Tony Cliff speak.

Protests on 30 June

21 June 2011
Birmingham: 12 noon, Victoria SquareBristol: 11am from College GreenBrighton: 10.30am, the LevelCambridge: 12noon, Parkers Piece lCardiff: 12noon, City HallGlasgow: 12noon, George SquareLeeds: 12noon, City SquareLeicester: 11.30am, New Walk CentreLiverpool: 12 noon, St George’s PlateauLondon: 11.30am, Lincoln’s Inn FieldManchester: 11am All Saints ParkNewcastle: 1pm, MonumentNorwich:

Unite rules revision conference

14 June 2011
Unite representatives gathered this week in Liverpool to discuss changes to the union’s Rule Book. Many of the amendments submitted marked a step forward in the process of becoming a more inclusive, activist union.

People’s Assembly: Let’s have action, not just words

07 June 2011
More than 120 people attended a People’s Assembly in Liverpool last Saturday.

Wildcat post strike in Liverpool

09 May 2011
Around 300 postal workers in Liverpool are on unofficial strike after Royal Mail sacked six workers—for following management instructions!

Liverpool rallies against racism

05 April 2011
Over 100 people attended the Fighting Fascism & Islamophobia conference organised by Unite Against Fascism and the Unite union in Liverpool last Saturday.

Liverpool and Newcastle lecturers call strikes to defend jobs

05 April 2011
Lecturers in the UCU union at Liverpool Hope University were set to strike on Friday of this week over threatened job cuts.

UAF holds regional conferences

29 March 2011
Liverpool conference on fighting fascism and Islamophobia. Called by Merseyside UAF and Merseyside LMHR in partnership with the Anthony Walker Foundation. With Max Levitas, veteran of the 1936 Battle of Cable Street.

Liverpool school to strike against academy

29 March 2011
Teachers at a Liverpool secondary school were set to strike on Wednesday of this week.

Lecturers round-up

15 March 2011
UCU members at Liverpool Hope University have voted overwhelmingly for strikes against job cuts.

Liverpool - can Labour have it both ways?

22 February 2011
Some 2,500 people marched through Liverpool last Sunday in the city’s biggest anti-cuts demonstration so far.

Liverpool rallies against Tories

08 February 2011
up to 2,000 people came to a rally against cuts in Liverpool last Saturday.

800 march against Liverpool council

01 February 2011
Some 800 people marched in Liverpool on Saturday against the council’s plan to cut 1,500 jobs.


19 October 2010
Liverpool fans kick out millionaires What a joyous day it was to see millionaires Tom Hicks and George Gillett bid farewell to Liverpool Football Club last week.

Touched - Tate Liverpool

28 September 2010
This exhibition seeks to do several things at once—with interesting results.

Stagecoach Merseyside drivers reject offer and call more action

28 September 2010
Bus workers at Stagecoach Merseyside in Liverpool were set to strike on Friday of this week after rejecting a new pay offer that was worse than the previous deal.

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