HDV: victory in sight

A powerful local community campaign has been built against Haringey Council’s plans to privatise council housing. It is on the verge of success with huge national implications. Read more »

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 »


Sixty years of CND

Sixty years ago today, the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament was founded, writes its General Secretary, Kate Hudson Read more »

European Left backs HDP Congress

The Congress of the Democratic Party of the People (HDP) took place on Sunday the 11th of February 2018 in Ankara (Turkey). Read more »

Day of Protest: NHS in Crisis – Fund it Now!

Health Campaigns Together & The People’s Assembly have called for a Day of Protest on Saturday 3 February in response to the worsening Winter Crisis. Emergency Demonstration – London Assemble: 12 noon, Gower Street, London WC1E (near UCL Hospital) March to Downing Street Please visit The People’s Assembly website for transport details. Read more »

Poland’s government: continuity and change

After two years in government, the ruling Law and Justice Party (PiS) has made some significant changes to the personnel of its government, reports Gavin Rae Read more »

Statement on Trump visit – the power of protest

By Joseph Healy, Principal Speaker of Left Unity The announcement by Donald Trump today cancelling his plan to visit the UK next month is to be welcomed. Read more »

Stand Up For Louise Harrison

***BREAKING NEWS: Grassroots activist for the ‘Save South Yorkshire Women’s Aid’ campaign, Louise Harrison, is facing dismissal from her role at South Yorkshire Women’s Aid **** Read more »

Egyptian authorities ban Left meeting

The European Left reacts to Egyptian authorities’ ban on Left meeting: Read more »

Venezuela’s socialist victory

In Venezuela’s municipal elections on 10th December Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

Catalonia: a question of true democracy

Images depicting the severe brutality of the Spanish police clashing with voters at the October 1st referendum in Catalonia Read more »

Steve Bannon on the road to far right dominance

A Hegemonic Project for the Right, argues Phil Hearse. Read more »

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Local reports

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 »

Leeds Rail Guards Striking for Our Safety

Support the Guards and oppose cuts that put lives at risk, says Nick Jones from Leeds Left Unity Read more »

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17 March
March against Racism – national demonstration

UN anti-racism day protests will be held in Glasgow, Cardiff and London.

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