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Prioritise people’s energy needs and dump fossil fuels

Prioritise people’s energy needs and dump fossil fuels Freezing homes, soaring bills and empty shelves are all the Tories and their deadly system can provide for working class people this winter.

Don’t let union laws win

Don’t let union laws win The latest round of anti-union laws, passed in 2016, is being used to stop a strike in the NHS across England and Wales.

Smash the vile Tories’ reign and their grubby system

Smash the vile Tories’ reign and their grubby system The Tories’ class war has escalated further, and it isn’t set to slow down. This week Tory Work and Pension Secretary Therese Coffey unveiled her solution to the scrapping of the Universal Credit £20 uplift.

‘Tax the rich’ is just the start of what’s needed

Tax the rich The Tories this week made workers pay more from their wages so the super-wealthy could protect their inheritances. No wonder that the alternative of taxing the rich is hugely popular.

No to the coronavirus act

No to the coronavirus act Boris Johnson has recklessly abandoned all the Covid-19 regulations such as mask wearing and social distancing. He has herded children and workers into unsafe schools.

Rebel against police powers

Rebel against police powers After a week of the “Impossible Rebellion” organised by Extinction Rebellion (XR), the police stepped up their repression to crush the climate protests.

Same lies to justify killings in Afghanistan two decades on


All the lies used to justify the terror the West inflicted on Afghanistan 20 years ago played out over its airstrike on children last week.

Ignoring Covid won’t work


Covid-19 related deaths in Britain stand at a shocking average of 100 each day according to official data. That’s a rise of 54 percent in a week.

Don’t be fooled—there is money for refugees


The right is spinning arguments against refugees coming to Britain. They claim there’s “no room” or “not enough money” to take them all in.

Massacres were the true face of Afghan war


US president Joe Biden broke open a decades‑long lie on Monday. Seeking to justify his policies, he said the brutal war on Afghanistan was never about “nation-building”.

Labour’s war guilt


Not two weeks ago, Labour’s leader Keir Starmer said his party should be “very proud” of its right wing governments’ “achievements” under Tony Blair.

Profit, not people, is destroying the climate


Climate chaos flows from the capitalist system that subordinates humanity and the rest of nature to the demands of profit-making

China used as cover-up for climate crimes


For the West, blaming the climate crisis on China will provide a scapegoat for the havoc they’ve wreaked

Easing travel rules puts profit before health


Following immense pressure from travel industry tycoons, Britain’s international travel restrictions will be eased.

Flood and heatwaves—a vision of catastrophe


Scorching temperatures one week and flash flooding the next show that the climate crisis is well and truly here

New police powers will mean more bullying cops


After pushing their racist borders and nationality bill, the Tories have moved on to increasing state repression

No to vaccine passports


Boris Johnson ironically announced on “freedom day” that vaccine passports will soon be required in England.

The Israeli state sells spyware to boost power


Israel is very proud of its tech industry. So it can’t pretend it has nothing to do with the use of Israeli hacking software.

Smash Tory racists—and their nationalism


Vile hypocrisy. That’s the only possible verdict as the Tories and sections of the right wing press claimed to be anti-racists this week

The US can’t help Haiti


The assassination last week of Haitian president Jovenel Moise has led to calls for US troops to be deployed to the nation. It would be a terrible response

Prioritise people’s energy needs and dump fossil fuels


Freezing homes, soaring bills and empty shelves are all the Tories and their deadly system can provide for working class people this winter.

Don’t let union laws win


The latest round of anti-union laws, passed in 2016, is being used to stop a strike in the NHS across England and Wales.

Smash the vile Tories’ reign and their grubby system


The Tories’ class war has escalated further, and it isn’t set to slow down. This week Tory Work and Pension Secretary Therese Coffey unveiled her solution to the scrapping of the Universal Credit £20 uplift.

‘Tax the rich’ is just the start of what’s needed


The Tories this week made workers pay more from their wages so the super-wealthy could protect their inheritances. No wonder that the alternative of taxing the rich is hugely popular.

No to the coronavirus act


Boris Johnson has recklessly abandoned all the Covid-19 regulations such as mask wearing and social distancing. He has herded children and workers into unsafe schools.

Rebel against police powers


After a week of the “Impossible Rebellion” organised by Extinction Rebellion (XR), the police stepped up their repression to crush the climate protests.

Same lies to justify killings in Afghanistan two decades on


All the lies used to justify the terror the West inflicted on Afghanistan 20 years ago played out over its airstrike on children last week.

Ignoring Covid won’t work


Covid-19 related deaths in Britain stand at a shocking average of 100 each day according to official data. That’s a rise of 54 percent in a week.

Don’t be fooled—there is money for refugees


The right is spinning arguments against refugees coming to Britain. They claim there’s “no room” or “not enough money” to take them all in.

Massacres were the true face of Afghan war


US president Joe Biden broke open a decades‑long lie on Monday. Seeking to justify his policies, he said the brutal war on Afghanistan was never about “nation-building”.

Labour’s war guilt


Not two weeks ago, Labour’s leader Keir Starmer said his party should be “very proud” of its right wing governments’ “achievements” under Tony Blair.

Profit, not people, is destroying the climate


Climate chaos flows from the capitalist system that subordinates humanity and the rest of nature to the demands of profit-making

China used as cover-up for climate crimes


For the West, blaming the climate crisis on China will provide a scapegoat for the havoc they’ve wreaked

Easing travel rules puts profit before health


Following immense pressure from travel industry tycoons, Britain’s international travel restrictions will be eased.

Flood and heatwaves—a vision of catastrophe


Scorching temperatures one week and flash flooding the next show that the climate crisis is well and truly here

New police powers will mean more bullying cops


After pushing their racist borders and nationality bill, the Tories have moved on to increasing state repression

No to vaccine passports


Boris Johnson ironically announced on “freedom day” that vaccine passports will soon be required in England.

The Israeli state sells spyware to boost power


Israel is very proud of its tech industry. So it can’t pretend it has nothing to do with the use of Israeli hacking software.

Smash Tory racists—and their nationalism


Vile hypocrisy. That’s the only possible verdict as the Tories and sections of the right wing press claimed to be anti-racists this week

The US can’t help Haiti


The assassination last week of Haitian president Jovenel Moise has led to calls for US troops to be deployed to the nation. It would be a terrible response

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