24 July 2018
In what she probably regards as a great achievement, Theresa May has made it through to parliament’s summer break.
17 July 2018
Theresa May found a new way of avoiding defeat in parliament over Brexit this week. She told Tory MPs who agreed with her to vote with those opposing her.
12 July 2018
A growing number of people think that immigration has had a positive impact on British society.
10 July 2018
Some say the Tories are making such a mess of Brexit that it would be better to retreat from it altogether.
09 July 2018
The resignations of Boris Johnson and David Davis have shattered Theresa May’s hopes of Tory unity
06 July 2018
Some on the left argue that defending the EU is about the values of cooperation. But the history of international working class struggle is very different
03 July 2018
Theresa May is caught beteween big business’s fury and ‘blackmailing’ Brexiters
27 June 2018
Whatever you think the way forward for workers is over Brexit, you can be sure it won’t come from collaboration between the unions and the bosses.
26 June 2018
Labour’s leadership is “walking a tightrope” to get the right position on Brexit. That’s what shadow chancellor John McDonnell told Labour supporters at an event in central London last Saturday
19 June 2018
Theresa May was due to face a crucial test over Brexit in parliament this week, and possibly to suffer a damaging defeat.
18 June 2018
Theresa May’s pledge to boost NHS funding through a £20 billion “Brexit dividend” backfired spectacularly on Monday.
18 June 2018
The campaign for a “People’s Vote” on Brexit is based on liberal snobbery toward workers, says Sadie Robinson
05 June 2018
Theresa May is taking a gamble next week which, if it fails, could sink her.
08 May 2018
Embattled prime minister Theresa May’s Brexit plans continue to unravel amid renewed Tory divisions and the European Union (EU) rulers’ bullishness.
20 March 2018
Theresa May’s deal with the European Union over Brexit will see a 21 month “transition period” after Brexit on 29 March 2019.
20 March 2018
Politicians and big business will try every method to shape people’s views. And at the same time they will seek to make money from doing it.
06 March 2018
Theresa May managed to unite her ramshackle government last week—for at least 24 hours.
03 March 2018
The village of Pettigo is nearly obliterated by a red line on maps of Ireland. Most of it lies in County Donegal in the Republic of Ireland, but some is in Northern Ireland.
27 February 2018
AS negotiations over Britain’s departure from the European Union move towards a climax, the policy positions of the Tories and Labour register the balance of forces within each party
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.