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Ministers fear united action over pensions

26 July 2011
"We face a real risk, if we push too hard, of industrial action involving staff groups delivering key public services." That was the verdict of Tory health secretary Andrew Lansley in a leaked letter this week.

Protests at Tory and Lib Dem conference will show our strength

26 July 2011
Several months ago Right to Work initiated marches on the Tory party conference in Manchester on 2 October and the Lib Dem conference in Birmingham on 18 September.

Cameron fails at 'inappropriate' cover-up

20 July 2011
David Cameron is still the Tory prime minster. For now.

The bad news they buried while Murdoch mumbled

20 July 2011
Yesterday was a good day to bury bad news. While all eyes were on the Murdochs dodging questions and pretending they weren’t in charge, the Tories got on with what they do best—attacking us.

Cameron must go! - they’re all in it together

19 July 2011
The entire establishment is drowning in a swamp of corruption and cover-ups—and Tory prime minister David Cameron is at the centre of it.

Hit the Tories when they're weak - strikes, not talks, can save pensions

19 July 2011
With the Tories on the rocks, it’s time to step up the fight against austerity.

The Tories' big fat pensions lie

19 July 2011
The Tories claim that public sector pensions cost too much.

Protest at the Tories and their chums

19 July 2011
As the coalition and its cronies gather to plot the destruction of the welfare state later this year, they will face resistance on the streets.

Michael Gove got cash from Murdoch

19 July 2011
News International paid Tory education secretary Michael Gove £5,000 a month for one hour a week’s work as a journalist. That’s £1,250 an hour.

Official report reveals Tory lies over cuts

19 July 2011
The richest tenth of the population have seen their share of Britain’s total income rise by 6 percent—while the rest of us face cuts.

London meeting called on Murdoch, Cameron, police crisis

18 July 2011
What began as the "phone hacking" scandal has grown to engulf three key pillars of the establishment: the Murdoch media empire, the Metropolitan police and the Tory government.

Next stage of battle after 30 June strike

12 July 2011
Workers have wasted no time in preparing for the next steps in their battle against the Tories after the magnificent strikes on 30 June.

After Southern Cross, Tories want to sell off everything

12 July 2011
Nearly all public services could be sold off under new Tory plans—just as private care home provider Southern Cross has collapsed.

If the Tories divide us, we all lose out

05 July 2011
There were two visions of British society on display last week. One was the solidarity and strength of the magnificent strikes and demonstrations of public sector workers.

Marxism: a place to organise resistance

05 July 2011
Marxism 2011 was not a talking shop, but a springboard to further action. Participants debated how we step up the fight against the Tories.

‘Gold-plated’ pensions? It’s just another Tory lie

05 July 2011
The government portrays public sector workers as a privileged group who enjoy better wages and working conditions than those in the private sector. They are lying.

After 30 June: what you can do now

05 July 2011
Invite a worker who struck on 30 June to speak to your union branch Make links with other union branches and campaign groups where you are Organise a joint rally to prepare for the next wave of action Fight for action in your workplace over every last cut Build for the protest against the Tory conference on 2 October Pass the model motion demanding the union leaders call action: <a href="http://bit.ly/kYxHpm">http://bit.ly/kYxHpm</a>

Celebrate the history of the NHS

05 July 2011
Campaigners across Britain were set to celebrate the NHS’s 63rd birthday this week—and pledge to defend it from the Tories.

They say people don’t back the strikes. But we do

28 June 2011
Michael Gove and the rest of the millionaire Tories claim that ordinary people don’t back the strikes on 30 June.

Strikes can stop Tory pension thieves

28 June 2011
The Tories are out to rob the poor to pay the rich.

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