Councils: Centres of Resistance – the Leeds dimension

The Labour Party with Corbyn as leader is a party of contradictions 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 »


Hundreds take to the streets of Berlin: No More racist Murders – No cover-ups

Five Year neo-Nazi NSU Trial – the fight for justice goes on, reports Nick Jones. Read more »

Hundreds Protest against Fascist Yorkshire Patriots in Leeds

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 »

Tommy Robinson Supporters Not Welcome in Leeds

Celebrate and Defend Multicultural Leeds on Saturday 7 July Read more »

Austerity kills – and kills by fire

Grenfell is high on the news agenda as families, survivors and firefighters struggle for justice, writes Felicity Dowling Read more »

Roma, Gypsies and Travellers – a diaspora state persecuted across many nations

As the Italian prime minister begins an attack on the Roma Read more »

Activists working across borders

Anna Gallego is a Spanish activist living and working in Prague. She is a leading member of the Asamblea Abierta de Praga/Marea Granate and the March the 8th Coalition. Read more »

Italian election spells disaster

The election of the Lega/Five Star Movement (M5S) government in Italy spells disaster for Italians and migrants alike in Italy, writes Joseph Healy. Read more »

Gaza: Stop the Massacre

Today Israeli forces killed over 50 Palestinian protesters with live fire in Gaza. Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

Why Access is a Political Issue

Bob Williams-Findlay writes: Since 2010, disabled people – through campaign networks such as Disabled People Against Cuts Read more »

The Left prevails in Mexico

In the presidential elections in Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, candidate of the left Morena party prevailed Read more »

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Local reports

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 »

‘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 »

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ACTIVIST CALENDAR

Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.

23 July, 19:00-21:00
Left Unity Leeds meeting

Is there an alternative to local cuts if imposed centrally?

Inkwell, 31 Potternewton Lane,  LS7 3LW

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Sunday 19 August, 14.00-15.00
Peterloo Massacre 2018 Commemorative Rally & Picnic

In Manchester, hosted by Greater Manchester Association of Trades Union Councils. More info on Facebook

9-11 November
European Forum of Progressive Forces, Bilbao

To debate, build and act to ward-off current threats.

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