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Climate chaos shows a burning need for change

Bentley, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, flood, flooding, climate change, weather, environment As fires rage through Australia and flood waters rise in Yorkshire, climate catastrophe has rarely felt so imminent.

Moderation from Labour struggles to beat the Tories in general election campaign

Jeremy Corbyn, Labour, rally The Tories should be reeling. Despite the helping hand Nigel Farage gave Boris Johnson this week the campaign has exposed the ruling class arrogance and racism that runs through the party.

A radical campaign can chase the Tories out

A radical campaign can chase the Tories out This general election is an opportunity to kick out the Tories and break from a decade of austerity, scapegoating of Muslims and migrants, and inaction over climate change.

We deserve better than Tory austerity

We deserve better than Tory austerity The reality of rising debt and falling wages under Tory austerity was laid bare in new research from the TUC union federation released on Tuesday.

General election is chance to smash Brexit deadlock

General election is chance to smash Brexit deadlock For more than two years official politics has been consumed by a seemingly endless Brexit crisis and Westminster game-playing.

Avenge their deaths

Avenge their deaths We have to make the Tories pay for the thousands of people who have been killed by their rule.

Say no to a second referendum and a People’s Vote on the European Union


A very big protest took place in London last weekend calling for a “People’s Vote” on leaving the European Union (EU).

Global revolt shows we have had enough


The number of serious revolts erupting across the globe is growing. Many protests sparked by a specific issue quickly turn into more general challenges to the system.

Stand with Catalonia after new wave of repression


Massive protests erupted across Catalonia this week after a Spanish court sentenced nine pro-independence Catalan leaders to vicious prison terms.

Celebrate the climate movement - and join it


The International Rebellion has brought together tens of thousands of people across the globe to demand climate justice.

The cops aren’t on our side


Police actions against Extinction Rebellion (XR) show their job is to ensure business as usual under capitalism.

Climate rebellion must beware of false friends


False friends are clustering around the climate movement. They know that millions of people across the world support climate action to avert catastrophe. Instead of denying the need for it, they pose as sympathetic but “reasonable”.

Break up the British state


The crisis in official politics has made the break-up of the British state a living debate again.

Build the climate movement to win a better world


The climate rebellion is entering a crucial new chapter. Thousands of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists plan to take over parts of central London as part of the International Rebellion.

Climate denial is tip of iceberg at United Nations summit


When Greta Thunberg blasted world leaders at the United Nations (UN), she spoke for millions who are angry at their inaction on climate change.

Millions left without suitable homes in Tory housing crisis


Millions are in housing need while hundreds of thousands of homes lie empty.

No more wars over oil


Saudi Arabia and the US are driving closer to war with Iran, following drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil plants last Saturday.

Climate action shows how to take control


The global climate strike this Friday has shown how trade unions can revive.

Friday 20 September - our chance to transform the struggle over climate change


Climate actions planned for this week could open the door for a new phase of a climate justice movement.

Politics is about a lot more than parliament


The chaos in the British establishment has exposed the swamp that is parliament and British democracy. This week Tory leader Boris Johnson prorogued parliament—shutting it down to avoid scrutiny of his Brexit manoeuvres.

Climate chaos shows a burning need for change


As fires rage through Australia and flood waters rise in Yorkshire, climate catastrophe has rarely felt so imminent.

Moderation from Labour struggles to beat the Tories in general election campaign


The Tories should be reeling. Despite the helping hand Nigel Farage gave Boris Johnson this week the campaign has exposed the ruling class arrogance and racism that runs through the party.

A radical campaign can chase the Tories out


This general election is an opportunity to kick out the Tories and break from a decade of austerity, scapegoating of Muslims and migrants, and inaction over climate change.

We deserve better than Tory austerity


The reality of rising debt and falling wages under Tory austerity was laid bare in new research from the TUC union federation released on Tuesday.

General election is chance to smash Brexit deadlock


For more than two years official politics has been consumed by a seemingly endless Brexit crisis and Westminster game-playing.

Avenge their deaths


We have to make the Tories pay for the thousands of people who have been killed by their rule.

Say no to a second referendum and a People’s Vote on the European Union


A very big protest took place in London last weekend calling for a “People’s Vote” on leaving the European Union (EU).

Global revolt shows we have had enough


The number of serious revolts erupting across the globe is growing. Many protests sparked by a specific issue quickly turn into more general challenges to the system.

Stand with Catalonia after new wave of repression


Massive protests erupted across Catalonia this week after a Spanish court sentenced nine pro-independence Catalan leaders to vicious prison terms.

Celebrate the climate movement - and join it


The International Rebellion has brought together tens of thousands of people across the globe to demand climate justice.

The cops aren’t on our side


Police actions against Extinction Rebellion (XR) show their job is to ensure business as usual under capitalism.

Climate rebellion must beware of false friends


False friends are clustering around the climate movement. They know that millions of people across the world support climate action to avert catastrophe. Instead of denying the need for it, they pose as sympathetic but “reasonable”.

Break up the British state


The crisis in official politics has made the break-up of the British state a living debate again.

Build the climate movement to win a better world


The climate rebellion is entering a crucial new chapter. Thousands of Extinction Rebellion (XR) activists plan to take over parts of central London as part of the International Rebellion.

Climate denial is tip of iceberg at United Nations summit


When Greta Thunberg blasted world leaders at the United Nations (UN), she spoke for millions who are angry at their inaction on climate change.

Millions left without suitable homes in Tory housing crisis


Millions are in housing need while hundreds of thousands of homes lie empty.

No more wars over oil


Saudi Arabia and the US are driving closer to war with Iran, following drone strikes on Saudi Arabian oil plants last Saturday.

Climate action shows how to take control


The global climate strike this Friday has shown how trade unions can revive.

Friday 20 September - our chance to transform the struggle over climate change


Climate actions planned for this week could open the door for a new phase of a climate justice movement.

Politics is about a lot more than parliament


The chaos in the British establishment has exposed the swamp that is parliament and British democracy. This week Tory leader Boris Johnson prorogued parliament—shutting it down to avoid scrutiny of his Brexit manoeuvres.

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