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Unity with workers is vital to beating Tories

24 November 2010
Millions of people who live in fear of what the Tory spending cuts will do to their families and communities cheered Wednesday’s protests.

Strictly protest against Ann Widdecombe over abortion

23 November 2010
The Abortion Rights group has called a protest against Ann Widdecombe, anti-choice Tory bigot, on Thursday of this week.

‘Voluntary’ cuts—why we defend every job

23 November 2010
The Tories and the bosses are on the offensive. They want to slash jobs, pensions and services.

Unity is essential in the battle against cuts

23 November 2010
A peace process is slowly under way on the left. United by a common enemy—the Tories and the Lib Dems—a comradely spirit is breaking out.

Barnet sixth formers march on local Tory HQ

19 November 2010
Hundreds of school, college and sixth form students from across Barnet in north London marched to the local Tory Party HQ in Finchley last night chanting "No ifs, no buts, no education cuts!"

Students inspire the anti-cuts movement

16 November 2010
The 50,000-strong student and lecturers’ demonstration last week, and the occupation of Tory party headquarters, were a brilliant boost to the fight against the government.

Cheap labour is the aim of Tory welfare attacks

16 November 2010
Those who are deemed fit to work and are currently on Jobseeker’s Allowance will be forced to accept any job going.

You should join the socialists

16 November 2010
The latest round of vicious Tory attacks on the poor and vulnerable shows more than ever the need for an alternative to the madness of the market.

Campaigners oppose Tory welfare plans

16 November 2010
Richard Hawkes of disability charity Scope:

Margaret Thatcher: how we defeated the ‘iron lady’

16 November 2010
‘It’s like we’ve gone back to the 1980s. We had the cuts, and now we’ve got the riot." That was the response of one student protester interviewed outside the broken windows of Tory HQ last week.

Break a Clegg

16 November 2010
Activists are determined to hound Nick Clegg, David Cameron and the other Tory toffs wherever they pop up.

Pepsi to write government health policy

16 November 2010
Fast food companies and the drinks industry are helping Tory and Lib Dem ministers draft their health policy.

Student protest: Tories are the real vandals

16 November 2010
Arguments are still ­­raging over what happened as students’ seething rage at Tory plans to treble university fees and slash education budgets burst onto the streets of London last week.

Students ignite the battle against the cuts

10 November 2010
The anger against the assaults on workers, students and the poor crashed down on the Tories on Wednesday.

Punish the rich not the jobless

09 November 2010
The Tories have launched a brutal attack on unemployed people to deflect criticism from the real scroungers—the rich.

Cameron's Britain

09 November 2010
£50,000 for Tory ‘stylist’ David Cameron has handed hundreds of thousands of pounds of our money to his Tory friends.

Disabled People Against Cuts launched

09 November 2010
Disabled activists and their allies have launched Disabled People Against Cuts (DPAC) to fight the Tories’ austerity plans. It was formed after the protest at the Tory conference in Birmingham—which was led by disabled people.

Raging against Tory cuts to education

09 November 2010
A national protest by students and lecturers in London this week shows the fury over Tory plans to bar the poor from education. The revolt has to grow and deepen.

Unison activists prepare cuts fight

09 November 2010
Left wing activists in the Unison union were set to meet this Saturday to discuss fighting the Tory cuts.

Stop EMA cuts

09 November 2010
Cassie is an FE student in south London. She relies on Education Maintenance Allowance (EMA) money to go to college, which the Tories want to cut:

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