Disability Politics and the Coronavirus Pandemic

Bob Williams-Findlay, longstanding disability and political activist, has launched his new book – his political autobiography – “More than a Left Foot”. Read more »

Open schools when it is safe: support the NEU petition

Please support this urgent NEU petition To The Prime Minister: Read more »

Support ‘Protect the People’ charter

We believe that the response to the COVID-19 pandemic must adhere to six core principles Read more »


Solidarity with the peoples of Africa

The European Left stands in solidarity with the peoples of Africa. “The commemoration on May 25, 2020 of World Africa Day takes place in the special context of the Covid-19 pandemic. Read more »

Left Unity slates Immigration Bill

The Immigration Bill coming before Parliament today is a backward step by a backward and reactionary government. Read more »

Teachers hold the line: phased reopening of schools will affect us all

The Government proposals are clear – but lack basic planning, resources and risk assessment Read more »

Climate catastrophe and the health crisis: zoom meeting today

Climate catastrophe and the health crisis: changing the world Join us today, Sunday May 10th, at 3pm to discuss how we build a movement for a better world in the context of these existential crises. Read more »

PCE condemns terrorist attempts to enter Venezuela

Left Unity joins with the Communist Party of Spain in condemning Sunday’s attempted incursion. Read more »

Coronavirus crisis: What now for the NHS?

Join the online public meeting: Tuesday May 5 – 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Read more »

Paediatrician warns on school opening

John Puntis writes: Do not reopen schools at the present time unless there is clear evidence and widespread agreement that this would be safe. Read more »

European Left demands European transformation post-crisis

The meeting of the heads of state and government of the European Union has once again highlighted the fact that the model of European integration is past its sell-by date Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

A Question of Care – Why tensions exist

From Left Unity Disabled Members Caucus: We are supportive of the position paper on Independent Living written by Reclaiming Our Futures Alliance. Read more »

Transform! europe Meeting the Left: Heinz Bierbaum

Watch the web interview with Heinz Bierbaum, the President of the European Left Party Read more »

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Local reports

INTERNATIONAL WORKERS’ MEMORIAL DAY 2020

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 »

‘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 »

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Online – Tuesday 2 June, 7:00 pm
What’s going on: Fatal Inequalities and Covid-19

NHS Staff Voices public meeting – speakers include: Gary Younge – journalist and campaigner, Dame Donna Kinnair – RCN, Dr Sonia Adesara – Keep Our NHS Public and NHS Staff Voices

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