News of the huge turnout – over 50,000 at the massive anti-racist concert in Chemnitz today – is coming through as this article goes to press. The banner has been #wirsindmehr (‘There are more of us’) as protestors lead the way in unity against the rise of the far right. Nick Jones investigates the AfD: […] 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 »
Brussels, 13 September 2018 Yesterday, a large majority of the European Parliament decided Read more »
Over 110,000 registered with the organisation ‘Aufstehen’ at its launch in Berlin today, reports Nick Jones. The launch drew together the parliamentary leader of the German Left Party (Die Linke), Sahra Wagenknecht, alongside former president of the Green Party, Ludger Volmer and the SPD Mayor of Flensburg Simone Lange and other activists. The name can […] Read more »
The bins are over-flowing. The shops are closed. The pot holes fill the roads. Children centres are closing. Libraries are shut. Read more »
[Time to end the BLAAME culture] Birmingham Left Unity is making a public call to all community, campaigning and political groups Read more »
David Landau writes: The Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday have the chutzpah to lecture the Labour Party about anti-Semitism Read more »
The Labour Party with Corbyn as leader is a party of contradictions Read more »
Five Year neo-Nazi NSU Trial – the fight for justice goes on, reports Nick Jones. Read more »
Hundreds of anti -racist and anti -fascist protesters assembled in Leeds to oppose a march organised by the Yorkshire Patriots in Support of Tommy Robinson Read more »
A draft policy statement on assisted dying/suicide, individual autonomy and the freedom to make choices, from Bob Williams-Findlay of the LU Disabled Members Caucus Read more »
David Landau writes: Are the Jewish People facing an existential threat? 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 »
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Protest at the Conservative Party Conference
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European Forum of Progressive Forces, Bilbao
To debate, build and act to ward-off current threats.
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