Britain’s theft of Venezuela’s gold is part of illegal US ‘Regime Change’ agenda

Fiona Edwards writes: On 2 July 2020, the High Court in the UK made the outrageous decision to approve the British government’s blatant theft of more than $1bn of Venezuela’s gold reverses deposited in the Bank of England. Read more »

Hotting up for COP26

Allan Todd writes: COP26 – the UN Climate Change Conference of the Parties – which was due to have met in Glasgow this November, will now take place in Glasgow (Covid-19 permitting) from 1-12 November 2021. Read more »

No justice, No peace

In the wake of the pandemic we are seeing a global uprising of the working class led by people of colour. This mass revolt has been sparked by the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis. Read more »

Green-Left gain in Croatia

Zeleno–lijeva koalicija, Croatia’s new Green-Left Coalition, has won seven seats in Croatia’s recent parliamentary election. Left Unity congratulates this new party Read more »

Europe’s Traveller Communities: racism, the far right and resistance

Another Europe is Possible zoom meeting: Across Europe, Gypsy Romany Traveller (GRT) communities face oppression and racism on a scale that is rarely acknowledged or discussed. Read more »

Stop the Illegal Annexation

Left Unity opposes Israeli government plans to illegally annex Palestinian land in the West Bank. Read more »

Suspend the sanctions on Venezuela

A new European initiative is demanding the suspension of sanctions against Venezuela during the pandemic Read more »

OUR NHS DESERVES BETTER: 72nd anniversary events – 4th/5th July

Keep our NHS Public and other campaigns are marking the 72nd NHS anniversary by sharing their ‘2020 vision’ for better health care. Left Unity is supporting these events. Read more »

Hear Zehra Khan of the Federation of Home-Based Women Workers of Pakistan

We were honoured to have Zehra Khan of the Federation of Homebased Women Workers of Pakistan, one of the most effective of union organisers, joining us for a Zoom discussion recently. Read more »

Left Unity statement on sacking of Rebecca Long-Bailey

Keir Starmer has sacked Rebecca Long-Bailey as shadow education secretary after she tweeted praise for an interview Read more »

Brexit Deal or No Deal? A view from the Left

Zoom meeting: Brexit with or without a deal is fast approaching. Hear Helmut Scholz MEP from Die Linke and Joseph Healy Left Unity International Officer Sunday 21st June at 4pm. Register here Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

What next?

Felicity Dowling writes: What next for socialists and all those who wish to defend and extend the rights and the wealth of the working class Read more »

Why a Campaign for a National Care and Support Service (NCSS) would still promote oppressive practice

Bob Williams-Findlay writes: The following piece reflects my own view and is not necessarily the representative of the views held by either the Reclaiming Our Futures Alliance or Left Unity Read more »

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Local reports

NHS defended at the Royal Glamorgan Hospital Rhondda Cynon Taf – LU Wales in practice!

The save Royal Glamorgan A&E (SRGAE) campaign, which was initiated by the People’s Assembly RCT/Bridgend group, has had a tremendous victory Read more »


Sandra Daniels and Bob Williams-Findlay from West Midlands Left Unity have issued this statement on behalf of Disabled Members. Read more »

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 »

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