Over the last few weeks France has been rocked by a new movement – the Gilet Jaunes – named after the high-vis jackets that all drivers in the country are required by law to have. The protests have been aimed at the new tax on fuel. Such has been the strength of these protests that […] 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 »
This government is inflicting a cruel criss-cross of poisoned wounds on ordinary people in their day-to-day lives, writes Left Unity’s National Secretary Felicity Dowling. Read more »
The 2nd European Forum of Left, Green and Progressive Forces met in Bilbao from 9-11th November, drawing hundreds from across Europe and beyond, Read more »
On Tuesday 6 November, the people of the United States went to the polls Read more »
Seven workers at the TARIS Factory in Izmir (Turkey), which produces olives and olive oil, were dismissed from their jobs for joining the trade union. Read more »
Jair Bolsonaro has won Brazil’s Presidential election in the final round, writes Fiona Edwards. Read more »
Bolsonaro’s ultra-right rhetoric has led to political assassinations and violence perpetrated by his followers. Read more »
CND has condemned Donald Trump’s INF Treaty withdrawal announcement, and called for popular action to prevent a return to Cold War nuclear escalation. Read more »
We oppose Brexit and we oppose austerity, writes Felicity Dowling.We call for greater solidarity across Europe. Instead of Brexit, austerity and racism, we call for Read more »
Pollution and man-made climate change threaten the very future of the human species, Read more »
Things are getting serious, writes Phil Hearse. At least 31 dead and maybe 200 missing. Thousands of homes and businesses burned down. 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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