On the last day of August a new mass movement was born. Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets of cities, towns and villages across the UK to protest Read more »
Boris Johnson’s suspension of parliament is the latest stage of a right-wing Tory coup that has been unfolding since the Brexit referendum in 2016. The suspension of parliament will presage a calamitous hard Brexit Read more »
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 »
Hundreds of thousands of people took to the streets last Saturday to defend democracy – to stop Boris Johnson closing down Parliament and imposing a no-deal Brexit. Read more »
I am writing this article on the verge of leaving for Ireland to visit the border town of Newry, Co. Down for British and Irish Pride as a delegate of my union UNITE Read more »
European Left Party statement: The G7 meets in a bunker atmosphere in Biarritz Read more »
Solidarity with the opposition in Turkey Read more »
As the Brazilian right-wing is imposing on the South American country a grave regression Read more »
As we approach the 74th anniversary of the catastrophic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki Read more »
Left Unity Principal Speaker Joseph Healy writes on the latest developments: Read more »
Academics are lining up to support this appeal for peace and express solidarity with the targets of Erdogan’s attacks on freedom and basic rights Read more »
Nothing would please me more than to see a right-wing Tory government toppled, writes Bob Williams-Findlay Read more »
Yet another multinational shifts its capital to sustain profit at the expense of jobs and the local community, writes Len Arthur from Left Unity Wales. Read more »
Trade union members, peace campaigners and politicians joined pensioners and families from across Britain Read more »
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 »
The newly formed, South Yorkshire and Bassetlaw NHS Action Group (SYBNAG) is appealing for support Read more »
Bob Whitehead reports Read more »
Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.
Left Unity is a member of the European Left Party.
Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.
Mon 23 Sept 11.00-12.30
Remain, reform, revolt: In and against Europe
In Brighton. What does changing Europe mean? What can a left movement – in and out of government – do about democratic reform, the environment, migration, and workers’ rights? Part of The World Transformed 2019 programme.
September and October
Remain Reform Revolt, public meetings
In Southampton, Manchester, Cambridge, Newcastle, Nottingham and Sunderland. Organised by Another Europe Is Possible and with a great lineup.
More info here.
Global Climate Strike
Global climate strikes and a week of actions to demand an end to the age of fossil fuels and emergency action to avoid climate breakdown.
Sun 29 Sept, 12.00-16.00
Shut Down The Tories – Protest the Tory Party Conference
They shut down Parliament – now we need to shut down the Tories. Be in Manchester to demonstrate.
European Forum, Brussels
The annual event for progressive, environmental and left forces will take place in Brussels. If you are interested in attending contact email@example.com
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