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International round up—Indian farmers block trains

International round up—Indian farmers block trains Farmers in India stepped up their battle with the government last week with blockades of railway tracks.

Israel’s new vaccine scandal shows it’s an apartheid regime

Israel’s new vaccine scandal shows it’s an apartheid regime Israel has blocked a shipment of coronavirus vaccines from reaching Palestinians living in the besieged Gaza Strip, while Israeli politicians consider withholding them as blackmail.

‘Free speech’ campaign is designed to aid the right

‘Free speech’ campaign is designed to aid the right In the middle of a pandemic the Tories have decided to launch further attacks on the left and anti-racists, while also claiming they want to protect free speech.

Universities fight to protect solidarity with Palestine

Universities fight to protect solidarity with Palestine The battle to defend the right to speak out for Palestine has returned to universities. Some students in Oxford tried to stop left wing ¬filmmaker Ken Loach from speaking at a university event last week.

Solidarity needed as leading Palestinian activist faces jail

Solidarity needed as leading Palestinian activist faces jail Issa Amro spoke to Socialist Worker about what his case reveals about Israel’s military occupation in the West Bank

Israeli group labels regime ‘apartheid’ in a new report

Israeli group labels regime ‘apartheid’ in a new report An authoritative report calling the occupation of Palestine ‘apartheid’ is an important statement from an Israeli organisation, explains Nick Clark

Israel keeps coronavirus vaccine from people in Palestine

12 January 2021
The latest outrage shows that the so-called ‘two-state solution’ is a sham, says Nick Clark

Project Selborne: military training outsourced to British, US and Israeli firms

06 January 2021
The Boris Johnson government has recently awarded a contract for running the Navy and Marine training establishments to the Fisher Training consortium.

Labour leadership attempts to crush Palestine solidarity

07 December 2020
 The Labour Party escalated its war on solidarity with Palestinians last week—banning members in east London from discussing a charity bike ride for Palestine.

Labour’s long history of support for the Israeli state 

01 December 2020
Attacks on support for Palestine aren’t explained by focusing on an ‘Israel lobby’, says Nick Clark

Conflict grows as Israel murders Iranian scientist

30 November 2020
Israel brutally assassinated a scientist just outside the Iranian capital Tehran on Friday of last week.

Corbyn’s return to the Labour Party based on concessions to the right

17 November 2020
Jeremy Corbyn has been readmitted to the Labour Party after making another concession to right wing efforts to silence criticism of Israel.

More Jerusalem settlements planned

16 November 2020
 Israel has announced plans to build over 1,000 new settlement buildings in occupied East Jerusalem. It wants to break up Palestinian life in the city.

International roundup: Deadly storm hits Central America 

09 November 2020
Hundreds of people are feared dead after Tropical Storm Eta ripped through Central America and Mexico. 

Debates and divisions in unions and the left on how to respond to the attacks in Labour

02 November 2020
Two online rallies revealed debates on how the left should respond to the right’s assault.

Keir Starmer’s suspension of Jeremy Corbyn means war on the left

02 November 2020
There is now no doubt that Labour leader Keir Starmer is determined to drive the left out of the party—or force it into ­humiliated submission.

Labour Leadership continues to show that criticism of Israel will not be tolerated

26 October 2020
The Labour Party leadership has told off MP Stephen Kinnock for making a speech criticising Israel, according to reports.

Reports round up: Workers at Burton’s won’t let bosses take the biscuit

22 September 2020
Workers at Burton’s won’t let bosses take the biscuit

International round up: Israeli army attacks Gaza

01 September 2020
Israeli tanks shelled the Gaza Strip last Sunday as part of a continuing assault on the besieged Palestinian enclave.

Israel shells and bombs besieged Gaza Strip

24 August 2020
Israel had pounded the Gaza Strip with airstrikes and shells for at least 12 days in a row as of last Friday.

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