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Is there an alternative to the Labour Party?

02 December 2014
Millions of workers hate Ukip and the Tories, but don’t see Labour standing up to them. Socialist Worker has argued that the left should present a united challenge at the election. We asked activists what they think

David Cameron talks tough in racist bid to head off Ukip rivals

02 December 2014
David Cameron’s speech on immigration last week talked about the need for “firm control”, but represented a change in tack for the Tories.

Nazi Nick Griffin lends his support to Ukip

02 December 2014
Nazi Nick Griffin has confirmed he’s backing Ukip in next year’s general election.

Racist filth! New Ukip MP reveals plan to 'repatriate' migrants

25 November 2014
Newly-elected ukip MP Mark Reckless let the cat out of the bag last week when he revealed Ukip policy to repatriate migrants.

After Ukip win in Rochester - a call for the left to unite

21 November 2014
Now there is no doubt. We have to take the threat of Ukip very seriously and the left has to get its act together. We need more resistance to Ukip and austerity, and a united left.

Ukip racists hope for win in Rochester by-election

18 November 2014
Ukip hopes to win its second MP when a by-election takes place in Rochester and Strood, Kent, on Thursday of this week.

Anti-racists organise against Ukip in Rochester and Strood

11 November 2014
Anti-racists are organising against Ukip in the run-up to the Rochester and Strood by-election on 20 November.

Stand up to Ukip's scapegoating of migrants

11 November 2014
Ukip immobilised the government in parliament last week, when the Tories created an unnecessary row over a vote they could easily have won.

Ukip loses South Yorkshire election

04 November 2014
Ukip lost an election for South Yorkshire police and crime commissioner (PCC) last week.

As desperate politicians scapegoat migrants we say - resist racism

28 October 2014
Tory defence minister Michael Fallon wants to whip up fears with his talk about parts of Britain being “swamped” by eastern European migrants.

Mainstream parties look to racism ahead of Rochester and Strood by-election

28 October 2014
The Tories and Labour’s battle to be the toughest on migrants will only feed Ukip, argues Ken Olende

Ukip uses Rotherham abuse scandal to garner votes

28 October 2014
Ukip is using child sexual abuse to try and win votes.

Cameron is twisting on the hook of Europe as party system is in crisis

28 October 2014
David Cameron may have just avoided becoming the prime minister who lost the Union. But he stands a reasonable chance of presiding over Britain’s departure from the European Union (EU). 

Tories' anti-immigrant racism feeds Ukip

21 October 2014
David Cameron has said he wants to limit free movement within the European Union (EU).

Ukip's nasty Nazi funding deal

21 October 2014
Ukip has done a deal with a Polish Nazi to save its grouping in the European Parliament.

The left must unite to be an alternative

14 October 2014
The media cliche machine has been in overdrive since the by-elections on Thursday of last week. Tedious though this is, undoubtedly something big has happened.

After Clacton - Labour and the Tories let Ukip set the agenda

14 October 2014
The blame for last week’s by-election results doesn’t stop with Nigel Farage, says Sadie Robinson

Mainstream parties made a monster in Ukip that is dragging them to the right

14 October 2014
Racists across Britain will have cheered the news that Ukip has its first elected MP. The result will make a nasty, racist party appear more legitimate. It will make voting Ukip seem like more than simply a protest vote.

Organise to stop Ukip

07 October 2014
Ukip was set to win its first MP on Thursday of this week, when a by-election will take place in Clacton, Essex.

Racist Ukip hope to get first MP in Clacton

07 October 2014
Ukip won a council seat in South Tyneside last week. Norman Dennis was elected in Westoe ward with a majority of 51 over Labour.

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