Socialist Worker

Tories


‘Big Society’ - just a cover for cuts?

12 October 2010
This is how the Financial Times editorial reported on David Cameron’s speech to the Tory Party conference: "Having exhumed the idea of the ‘Big Society’, he struggled to breathe life into it. He denied that it was a cover for cuts. But fog descended when he tried to explain."

Meet Tory cuts onslaught with fury and action

12 October 2010
The working class in Britain faces an avalanche of cuts. The spending review on 20 October must be met with outrage and action, not paralysis and surrender.

Tories slam door on poor students

12 October 2010
The Tory plan to increase tuition fees is a vicious assault on students, education and working people.

Lord Hutton opens Tory assault on pensions

12 October 2010
Lord Hutton’s pension review signals an assault on the living standards of five million workers.

Bosses say...‘Sign up for pay cuts or you’re out’

12 October 2010
On Wednesday 20 October, ­millionaire Tory chancellor George Osborne will unleash a torrent of attacks on jobs and services.

Activists meet to resist Tory housing assault

12 October 2010
Campaigners from Defend Council Housing (DCH) lobbied MPs on Monday over new threats to millions of tenants’ housing security.

Inequality stunts the lives of millions

12 October 2010
The Tories plan an assault on the working class that will drive down living standards and push up inequality.

Meet the Lord who wants to make work more dangerous

05 October 2010
The Tories are launching an assault on health and safety laws.

An appeal for unity in the campaign against Tory cuts

05 October 2010
The Birmingham demonstration was a very welcome boost to the resistance against the Tories.

Protests will greet Tories’ spending announcement

05 October 2010
Trade unionists and campaigners across Britain are planning demonstrations on 19, 20 and 23 October to show their opposition to Tory spending cuts.

Poorest will suffer as Osborne turns screw on benefits

05 October 2010
The Tories want to dismantle the welfare state. And they are trying to minimise opposition to their plans by making a huge play about tackling the benefits of the "rich".

Who says?

05 October 2010
‘I was incredibly struck by the feeling that people think the Tories genuinely enjoy this cutting’

Millionaire Tories’ war on poor

05 October 2010
The Tories this week said they were sharing the pain of the cuts and targeting the better off.

7,000 join Right to Work march on Tory conference

05 October 2010
Thousands of trade unionists, students and campaigners filled the streets of central Birmingham last Sunday, defying pouring rain to join the Right to Work march on the Tory party conference.

More pictures of the Right to Work march on the Tory Party

03 October 2010

Pictures of Right to Work protest at the Tory Party conference

03 October 2010

Right to Work protest at the Tory Party conference as it happens

03 October 2010
Socialist Worker will be providing news and pictures of the protest at the Tory Party conference in Birmingham today (see below). Please check regularly for the latest from our team of reporters and photographers.

Revolt against the Tories

28 September 2010
The Tories are coming for our jobs, our pensions, our services, our schools and our hospitals.

Can there be a general strike here in Britain?

28 September 2010
Socialist Worker last week argued that we need a general strike to fight the Tory cuts.

Students return to face savage Tory education cuts

28 September 2010
Hundreds of thousands of students returned to universities across Britain this week to be greeted by savage cuts.

Mobile users! Don't forget to add Socialist Worker to your home screen.