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Real fight needed at British Steel to save jobs

Real fight needed at British Steel to save jobs Unions are calling for nationalisation, but winning that will take mass resistance.

Nigel Farage’s Olympia rally - racism just beneath the surface

Nigel Farage’s Olympia rally - racism just beneath the surface At least 3,000 people packed into a Brexit Party rally in central London on Tuesday

Tories could force out Theresa May as support in opinion polls plummets

Tories could force out Theresa May as support in opinion polls plummets Tory support at the European parliament elections—and a possible general election—is collapsing.

The dark side of the Brexit Party that Nigel Farage wants to keep hidden

The dark side of the Brexit Party that Nigel Farage wants to keep hidden Nigel Farage thinks tackling climate change “isn’t terribly intelligent,” wants privatisation in the NHS and calls racist ­scaremongering over immigration “the truth”.

The Brexit Party aims to strengthen the far right - don’t be a fool for Farage

The Brexit Party aims to strengthen the far right - don’t be a fool for Farage There are two common mistakes about Brexit. The first is that it is necessarily a coherent right wing project about achieving an even more radical form of neoliberalism than currently prevails in Britain.

Brexit crisis - Tories say Theresa May has got to go

Brexit crisis - Tories say Theresa May has got to go Theresa May was facing a growing revolt as Brexit talks with Labour resumed on Tuesday.

European Union’s border plan will put more refugees at risk

23 April 2019
Europe’s rulers are split between those who want stronger external borders and those who back stronger national borders. But all their policies are deadly, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Labour is wrong to agree to Tories’ racist plan over Brexit and free movement

09 April 2019
Anti-racists will have to fight major battles to push back the racist and far right challenge in elections and to defend workers’ freedom of movement

Refugees stranded at sea by racist Italian government

04 April 2019
A rescue ship carrying 64 refugees is stuck at sea after the Italian and Maltese governments refused to let it dock on Thursday.

Don’t back bigots in the battle for Brexit

02 April 2019
Labour’s failure to put forward an independent vision for Brexit can allow neoliberal and right wing forces to make the running.

Tory fools are in a Brexit farce as ruling class panic grows

19 March 2019
The Tories’ Brexit crisis has descended further into farce. But behind the absurdity is a deep panic in the ruling class.

LETTERS—Health charges for migrants are racist—scrap all of them

05 March 2019
The treatment of Boysie Folkes shows that the whole system of charging migrants for healthcare and checking people’s immigration status is wrong.

Labour is wrong to back second referendum

25 February 2019
The Labour Party’s left wing leaders have given in to pressure from the right to support calls for a second Brexit referendum.

Spanish elections will highlight Catalan struggle and continuing austerity

16 February 2019
Spanish prime minister Pedro Sanchez of the Labour-type PSOE party has dissolved parliament and called elections for 28 April.

Another defeat for May—but Labour needs clear left vision for Brexit and resistance

14 February 2019
Theresa May found another way to lose a vote in parliament over Brexit on Thursday

May in crisis over EU deal as divisions get deeper for Tories

12 February 2019
Theresa May has launched another desperate bid to delay a vote on her Brexit deal.

Labour’s Brexit plan is a mistaken concession to the bosses’ agenda

08 February 2019
Jeremy Corbyn has written to Theresa May suggesting a five-point plan to deliver Brexit. And shadow chancellor John McDonnell has said that, unless May accepts the plan, there should be a second referendum.

May playing for time as Brexit rifts get deeper

22 January 2019
The pressure is on Theresa May after a record defeat for her Brexit deal, writes Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Racist EU leaders are to blame for refugee deaths

22 January 2019
Around 170 refugees have drowned after two boats were shipwrecked in the Mediterranean Sea last week.

Jeremy Corbyn can break the impasse over Brexit if he backs free movement

22 January 2019
After the crushing House of Commons defeat for her deal with the European Union (EU), Theresa May has been going through the motions of talking to opposition parties.

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