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Protests defy Trump backing Israel's false claim over Jerusalem

Protests defy Trump backing Israels false claim over Jerusalem Israel looked set to launch further violent repression against Palestinians after US president Donald Trump said he regarded Jerusalem “the capital of Israel” last week.

Fury in Palestine as Trump declares Jerusalem ‘capital of Israel’

Fury in Palestine as Trump declares Jerusalem ‘capital of Israel’ A speech by Donald Trump could trigger a new wave of Palestinian resistance—and protests in solidarity across the Middle East.

Rich cheer Trump as he hands them a trillion in tax cuts

Rich cheer Trump as he hands them a trillion in  tax cuts Tax cuts worth £1.1 trillion were passed in the US Senate last Saturday—and the rich cheered

LETTERS: The Chennai Six case is a story about capitalist wars

LETTERS: The Chennai Six case is a story about capitalist wars The “Chennai Six” are no doubt going to get a heroes welcome when they finally return.

Theresa May’s visit solidifies friendship with Saudi Arabia

Theresa May’s visit solidifies friendship with Saudi Arabia Britain has backed Saudi Arabia since the kingdom’s birth because it wanted to maintain its influence in the Middle East. But its rulers are running into difficulties, writes Nick Clark

Anti-fascists in the US and Britain condemn Donald Trump after Nazi retweets

Anti-fascists in the US and Britain condemn Donald Trump after Nazi retweets Anti-fascists have responded by warning that the retweets will encourage racists and fascists

Sexual harassment at top level of US politics

21 November 2017
The sexual harassment scandal at the top of US society has moved further into the political establishment.

Is Putin pulling the strings?

18 November 2017
Politicians and commentators seem to think anything that goes wrong can be blamed on Russian spybots on Twitter. But the truth is scarier still, warns Tomáš Tengely-Evans

Socialist candidates have election success as voters turn against Trump

14 November 2017
Donald Trump was elected US president one year ago. In a fitting act of defiance, voters brought in the most left wing candidates on offer in many city and state elections last week.

‘No Trump, No war’ protests greet US president in South Korea

08 November 2017
Donald Trump had to slink away from protesters who are building an anti-war movement

For Your Grandchildren documents the battle to stop gas pipelines in the US

07 November 2017
For Your Grandchildren is a film about the struggle against the Sabal Trail Pipeline in Florida. The film’s director Mike Tintner spoke to Kim Hunter

Erratic Trump gives a boost to US rivals

06 November 2017
Anyone who's watched Ken Burns’s flawed but absorbing documentary about the Vietnam War must have been struck by the interplay between presidential politics in Washington and the rhythm of combat in Southeast Asia.

South Korea: movement grows against Donald Trump’s visit

31 October 2017
Protesters are gearing up for Trump's visit on 7-8 November.

FBI inquiry into Russian involvement in US election piles pressure onto Donald Trump

31 October 2017
The pressure on racist, sexist US president Donald Trump was growing as Socialist Worker went to press on Tuesday.

Billionaires are getting even richer

29 October 2017
“It has been a good week for billionaires,” wrote the editor-in-chief of MoneyWeek in the Financial Times on Saturday.

Behind Trump's contempt for Myeshia Johnson lies a story of US imperialism

24 October 2017
The death of US Sergeant La David Johnson in Niger has exposed the callousness of Donald Trump towards those he orders into battle.

Trump’s Muslim ban is foiled again

24 October 2017
Protesters in the US celebrated a victory as injunctions delayed the implementation of president Donald Trump’s third travel ban on Wednesday of last week.

Trump goads Iran in race to grab Syrian territories

17 October 2017
US president Donald Trump is edging closer to conflict with Iran as the two states jostle for control in Syria.

Protest against Donald Trump's visit next year

12 October 2017
Trump’s election and presidency has given confidence to every racist, fascist and sexist in the US and across the world. He needs to be met with mass protests if he comes to Britain.

Trump’s threats over Iran deal can plunge him into new crisis

10 October 2017
Trump is ratcheting up tensions against Iran

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