Seven reasons why we defend Free Movement

Migrants are net contributors to society. All serious economic research has shown that migrants make a substantial net contribution to the British economy. Read more »

Put it to the people – march and Left Bloc rally details

On 23 March 2019, hundreds of thousands of people will be in London to demand a ratification vote before leaving the European Union. Left Unity is an official supporter of the Left Bloc, putting a progressive case for staying in the EU – to stop Brexit; stop climate chaos; build unions; defend free movement; transform […] Read more »

Islamophobia and the rise of a new fascist movement

Left Unity condemns the far right terrorist attacks on the mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. We stand with the Muslim community against racism and Islamophobia wherever it is found. We must all unite against the rise of far-right terrorism and must not allow their pernicious ideology to divide our communities. Phil Hearse writes: The far […] Read more »

Socialists should still oppose Brexit: Remain and Transform!

Theresa May’s strategy of delay and prevarication over Brexit continues, write Craig Lewis and Len Arthur Read more »

2019 internal election results

Nominees for Left Unity’s internal elections were uncontested this year Read more »

Me Too: A movement for women workers too!

Sonia Mitralias writes for International Women’s Day: It has been more than two years since the emergence of the Me Too movement Read more »

Manifesto for the European women’s strike

This coming 8 March we want to extend our alliances among women in order to defend the rights we have won, say the Bilbao European Forum. Read more »

The Sudanese Torment vs. World Neglect!

Moutassim Elharith Eldawi writes: 30 June 1989 was a hot day in Sudan Read more »

¡No Pasaran! Confronting the Rise of the Far-Right

02 March 2019 |  9.30 to 5pm Bloomsbury Central, 235 Shaftesbury Ave, London WC2H 8EP Read more »

More news »

Discussion & Debate

Brexit: Corbyn needs to take an international lead

In 12 weeks on 29 March 2019 the UK will leave the EU unless the article 50 notice is withdrawn or delayed, writes Len Arthur.  Read more »

Samir Amin – in conversation

Walter Baier from Transform Europe interviewed the late, great Samir Amin in September 2017. His words have huge resonance today. Read more »

More discussion & debate »

Local reports

Tens of thousands joined TUC demo

Trade union members, peace campaigners and politicians joined pensioners and families from across Britain Read more »

South London Left Unity Public Meeting

South London public meeting where Richard Farnos spoke on the gig economy and Ian Townson Chair of UNITE Community Lambeth & Southwark spoke on the campaign for the Picturehouse workers. Read more »

‘Save Our NHS – Fighting Back to Win’ Demonstration in Barnsley 28th October

The newly formed, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw NHS Action Group (SYBNAG) is appealing for support Read more »

Birmingham Left Unity organises protest in support of refuse workers’ strike

Bob Whitehead reports Read more »

More reports »

Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.

About Left Unity   Read our manifesto


Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.

Fri 29 Mar, 14.00
Oppose Tommy Robinson & UKIP

Counter protest against UKIP and Tommy Robinson’s ‘Make Brexit happen’ rally in Whitehall.

More info on Facebook

Sat 30 Mar, 10.00-16.00
Homes for All, Axe the Act

This day of discussion with doctors, homeless campaigners and others.

More info here.

More events »


Sign up to the Left Unity email newsletter.


Get the latest Left Unity resources.

Broadsheet: Trump, Brexit and the Global Far Right Surge

Broadsheet: No One is Illegal!

Transform journal

More resources »