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Action needed to back junior doctors

19 April 2016
Tory Jeremy Hunt is worried, but he won’t cave in easily

All health unions must join the junior doctors' fight

19 April 2016
As junior doctors head into a "full walkout", other unions must join them to defend the NHS

Build on huge People's Assembly demonstration

16 April 2016
The huge People’s Assembly demonstration today, Saturday, is a sign of the deep anger against the Tories. It also shows the potential for a rising curve of struggle that can inflict serious defeats on the divided, reeling government.

Activists debate solidarity for the junior doctors

13 April 2016
Over 100 people joined a meeting to build solidarity for junior doctors in central London last night, Tuesday.

Solidarity and joint action can help junior doctors win their strike

12 April 2016
Junior doctors and their supporters talk to Tomáš Tengely-Evans about how joint action with teachers and solidarity from trade unionists and supporters can create a crisis for the Tories

Teachers' academies fight could help bring down the Tories

12 April 2016
Teachers are preparing to ballot for strikes against the impact of forced academies, reports Sadie Robinson

Over 1,000 march in Newcastle in solidarity with junior doctors - and to save the NHS

11 April 2016
Over 1,000 people joined a North East march to save the NHS in Newcastle last Saturday.

Over 1,000 on protest in London demanding David Cameron's resignation

09 April 2016
A protest demanding David Cameron's resignation laid siege to the Tories in central London today, Saturday. 

WATCH: East London rally shows solidarity with junior doctors on strike

07 April 2016
Junior doctors solidarity rally at Hackney town hall. The rally in Hackney was part of a bigger push to organise solidarity. Trade unionists have organised a junior doctors’ support group inside the hospital and junior doctors have spoken at workplaces.

Hundreds of junior doctors and supporters rally amid calls for joint workers' action

07 April 2016
Up to 200 junior doctors and trade unionists from across east London rallied outside Hackney Town Hall this lunchtime, Thursday.

Junior doctors resolute on day 2 of their strike against dangerous contracts

07 April 2016
Junior doctors' determination to stop Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt's imposition of a dangerous new contract has remained firm into the second day of their 48-hour walkout.

GALLERY - More pictures from the junior doctors' strike

06 April 2016
Junior doctors walked out today to begin a two-day strike across England

Soas workers and students walk out in solidarity with striking junior doctors

06 April 2016
Around 50 workers and students from the School of Oriental and African Studies (Soas) walked out in solidarity with junior doctors this lunchtime, Wednesday.

GALLERY - Junior doctors strike across England

06 April 2016
Junior doctors struck today, Wednesday, across England against the imposition of a new and dangerous contract by health secretary Jeremy Hunt. Pictures from the picket lines across England

Solidarity pours in for junior doctors as they start a 48-hour strike against new contracts

06 April 2016
Junior doctors in England have walked out against Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt's imposition of a dangerous new contract, today, Wednesday.

Escalating the junior doctors' action can topple Tories

05 April 2016
Junior doctors were set to walk out against the imposition of a dangerous new contract on Wednesday and Thursday.

Activists build solidarity as junior doctors escalate strikes

30 March 2016
Junior doctors across England were set to begin a 48-hour strike on Wednesday of next week.

Junior Doctors escalate industrial action

23 March 2016
The British Medical Association escalates its programme of industrial action as Tories refuse to come to table

Junior doctors vote to step up action as Hunt digs in

22 March 2016
Junior doctors are stepping up their fight against Tory health secretary Jeremy Hunt’s imposition of a dangerous new contract.

Industrial round up

15 March 2016
Blacklist protest |Picadilly line |Strike at the Opera |Nazis not welcome in South Wales |TUC women back junior doctors

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