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After seven years of Tory rule—seven reasons to end it

After seven years of Tory rule—seven reasons to end it Tory governments have waged war on ordinary people since 2010, helped until 2015 by their Lib Dem allies. Of the countless reasons to kick them out, Eleanor Claxton-Mayer and Alistair Farrow explain seven of the key ones

Theresa May calls for snap general election—our chance to get the Tories out

Theresa May calls for snap general election—our chance to get the Tories out Theresa May’s has called for a general election on 8 June—it means we have a chance to get her rotten Tory government out.

East London teenager to be deported by Tories' racist rules speaks out

East London teenager to be deported by Tories racist rules speaks out Abdul Hassan, who turned 19 today, Sunday, spoke to Socialist Worker about the trauma the threat is causing him.

Workers 'living hand to mouth' hold national protests over public sector pay cap

Workers living hand to mouth hold national protests over public sector pay cap Civil service workers in the PCS union took part in a national day of action against low public sector pay today, Friday.

As Theresa May triggers Article 50 activists say 'defend migrant workers'

As Theresa May triggers Article 50 activists say defend migrant workers As Theresa May sent her letter to the European Union (EU) yesterday, Wednesday, campaigners sent her a clear message that they will stand with migrants from EU countries.

Snoopers demand more monitoring powers

Snoopers demand more monitoring powers Tory home secretary Amber Rudd is on the warpath following Khalid Masood’s attack on parliament last week which left five people dead.

The fat cat controllers who stole the railways

04 April 2017
As the fight to stop bosses pushing the dangerous driver only operation throughout the rail network spreads, Raymie Kiernan lifts the lid on the private interests at work behind the scenes in the train industry

Absurd Gibraltar bluster reveals what ‘kind of people’ the Tories really are

04 April 2017
A succession of Tories have threatened to go to war to “defend” Gibraltar, the British possession on the southern tip of the Spanish state.

Up to 5,000 march in Leeds against Tory health attacks

04 April 2017
Up to 5,000 people marched through Leeds today, Saturday, to say “save our NHS” and oppose the Tories' cuts and privatisation of the health service.

No to unity with the bosses and racists

28 March 2017
There has been much talk of “unity” after the attacks last week. When anti-racists talk about unity they mean that we should fight to prevent Muslims or migrants becoming the targets of a witch hunt.

Tory and New Labour sell offs created the housing fat cats

28 March 2017
The crisis in housing is growing with working class people threatened with rent hikes or even eviction. But it was the Tories and New Labour who created this crisis

Divisions at the top over Theresa May’s Brexit

28 March 2017
Britain’s exit from the European Union (EU) was set to start on Wednesday—along with a new round of headaches for the Tories

The movement against brutal Tory cuts to school funding is spreading

28 March 2017
The revolt to stop the Tories’ attacks on school funding is growing. Over 100 teachers and parents attended a meeting east London on Wednesday.

Hammond's national insurance climbdown exposed Tory weaknesses

21 March 2017
Tory chancellor Philip Hammond has shown that the Tories are for turning.

The best democracy that money can buy

21 March 2017
Elections can be bought. While voters are no longer bought beer in rotten boroughs, the spending at elections is eye watering.

School bullies meet their match—how resistance to school funding cuts is spreading

21 March 2017
Theresa May and her education secretary Justine Greening may have bitten off more than they can chew

Schools revolt and Scotland standoff add to Tories’ woes

21 March 2017
The Tories are on the rocks over their attacks on schools

MPs vote down the Lords over Theresa May's Brexit bill

14 March 2017
Tories triggering Article 50 should be a spur to fight to shape the outcome, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans

March for homes planned to take on Tories attack on social housing

14 March 2017
National demonstration in defense of social housing has been called for the 24 June

The real national insurance scandal is bogus self-employment

14 March 2017
What’s the truth about the changes in national insurance contributions (NICs) for self-employed people?

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