13 May 2018
The 1,000 richest people in Britain now have a record total wealth of £724 billion—up 10 percent on last year’s figure.
08 May 2018
Thousands of trade unionists and campaigners are due to join a march in London this Saturday for workers’ rights and against the Tories’ brutal austerity policies.
26 April 2018
Health workers, power workers, pensioners and mining workers were all on the streets. But coordination is lacking.
24 April 2018
Local elections across much of England on 3 May are a chance to deliver a verdict on Theresa May’s regime of racism, austerity and war.
24 April 2018
Hospital workers, council workers and teachers across Greece were set to march and strike together on Wednesday this week.
06 April 2018
After several recent killings of young people in London, media and politicians have blamed “gangs” and to call for more resources for police. But, as Sarah Bates finds, the roots of the violence lie in deep social problems
06 March 2018
Theresa May managed to unite her ramshackle government last week—for at least 24 hours.
26 February 2018
Plus, cuts to mental health services, South Africa after Zuma and more
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.
08 February 2018
More than half of councils in England are planning to slash costs by closing children’s centres, reducing support for disabled children and cutting child protection teams.
03 February 2018
Protesters are gathering on Gower Street in central London today to protest against the Tory assault on the NHS.
30 January 2018
Defeat for the Labour right in Haringey could spur wider resistance, writes Alistair Farrow
15 January 2018
Thousands of transport workers in Greece struck on Monday of this week against the left wing Syriza government’s plans to bring in harsh new anti-union laws.
13 January 2018
The mother of Becky Romero, a 15 year old who died because of metal health cuts, has slammed underfunding of services as “utterly shameful”. And she called on people to join the demonstration for the NHS on 3 February in London.
09 January 2018
The family and supporters of Becky Romero planned to protest in Bristol this Saturday.
05 January 2018
Health campaigners are planning a national demonstration against the Tories’ assault on the NHS. Called by Health Campaigns Together and the People’s Assembly for Saturday 3 February, it could bring tens of thousands onto the streets of London.
02 January 2018
Hundreds of thousands of unemployed people are not receiving financial support that they are entitled to.
29 December 2017
Christmas has been bitterly hard for people on the new Universal Credit (UC) regime. It means delays in payments, yet more brutal sanctions, and spiralling rent arrears for many.
14 December 2017
A general strike across both the public and private sectors brought Greece to a standstill on Thursday. It was called by the ADEDY and GSEE union federations against austerity and the Syriza government’s attack on the right to strike.
12 December 2017
The year ends in avoidable cold and misery for the victims of Tory Britain.