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general election 2017


Tories turn on each other over the coalition of chaos

13 June 2017
The Tories are reeling after last week’s general election—and many want Theresa May to go.

GALLERY - Huge crowds drawn to Jeremy Corbyn's message in last days of general election

13 June 2017
Huge crowds drawn to Jeremy Corbyn's message in last days of general election

Don’t wait for May to leave—kick her out

13 June 2017
The most useful thing we can do for Theresa May right now is wait. The worst thing for our side would be to limit, tone down or constrain mobilisation against the Tories.

Weakened Ukip are still a threat after the general election

13 June 2017
Racist party Ukip won just 2 percent of the vote—down from 12.6 percent in 2015.

Letting the Labour right come crawling back could have ruinous results

13 June 2017
After spending all their energy trying to undermine him many right wing Labour MPs are now willing to return to the fold, but they will still try to drag Labour to the right.

With Corbyn vindicated by election, we need to keep up the fight to kick Tories out

13 June 2017
Labour gained 30 seats and ten percentage points on its vote in last week’s general election proving Corbyn's right wing critics wrong. We need to keep up the resistance to smash the Tories

Tories humiliated as millions vote for Corbyn and real change

09 June 2017
The election result is a shattering disaster for the Tories and Theresa May, and a boost to Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party and all who campaigned against austerity and racism

Corbyn cheered and May heckled as campaigning draws to a close

07 June 2017
Jeremy Corbyn told thousands of Labour supporters at six simultaneous rallies, “We are going all-out to win this election”.

The radical mood behind Jeremy Corbyn shows there's a thirst for real change

07 June 2017
Jeremy Corbyn’s campaign has shown that millions of people want real change in Britain.

If Jeremy Corbyn becomes prime minister, we’ll need struggle to stop bosses’ sabotage

07 June 2017
Socialist Worker urges all its readers in England and Wales to back Jeremy Corbyn and vote Labour.

The rain doesn't stop one of Corbyn's biggest rallies yet in Gateshead

06 June 2017
Some 10,000 people turned out in the pouring rain to see Labour Party leader Jeremy Corbyn speak at a rally in Gateshead last night, Monday.

With just days to go, Jeremy Corbyn continues to gain support among workers

06 June 2017
Jeremy Corbyn has promised to break with Theresa May’s policies of austerity, racism and war.

It’s the rich who have a ‘magic money tree’—and it needs shaking

06 June 2017
 The Tories grow endless cash for the bankers, bosses and their super wealthy friends

The Labour right remains a millstone around Corbyn's neck

06 June 2017
The Labour right have not stopped their attacks on Jeremy Corbyn, despite the signs of Labour moving forward in the polls.

A reply to my defeatist, divisive Labour MP: Stop stabbing Jeremy Corbyn in the back

06 June 2017
An angry constituent responds to a leaflet from Enfield MP Joan Ryan

In the disillusioned Labour marginals, compromise is Corbyn’s worst enemy

06 June 2017
In the marginal seat of Halifax, West Yorkshire, the biggest threat to Labour’s vote is disillusion. And only by offering a break with the past can Jeremy Corbyn overcome it.

Damaging debate adds to Tory woes as election campaign enters crucial final week

06 June 2017
Theresa May's cowardly refusal to appear on a BBC election debate last night, Wednesday, added to the scorn being heaped in the Tories' campaign.

The nasty party’s campaign is incompetent but vicious

06 June 2017
The Tories have fought the election by playing on people’s fears. But the strategy doesn’t guarantee their success, writes Alistair Farrow

Theresa May in hot water in Bath as she faces protest

31 May 2017
Anti-Tory demonstrators caught up with the evasive Tory leader

Take to the streets to kick out the Tories, trade unionists decide at PCS conference

30 May 2017
The PCS union has committed to use the final weeks before the general election to campaign against austerity and racism.

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