The Corbyn campaign and the right-wing panic

The movement in support of Jeremy Corbyn for Labour leader has set politics alight – and got the media in a panic Read more »

A criminal attack on Greece

This is a statement from Left Unity’s executive committee. Read more »

National Conference 2015 – pre-conference timetable

Here are the key dates for Left Unity branches and members in the run up to our 2015 National Conference. Read more »


We need a united, strong response to new anti-strike laws

Left Unity trade union officer Oliver New writes on the Tory attack. Read more »

The struggle of the Greek people

Left Unity national secretary Kate Hudson writes. Read more »

Protests say Oxi to Osborne

Fred Leplat from Barnet Left Unity reports on the protests against the budget. Read more »

A budget of welfare cuts for the poor, tax cuts for business and the rich

Pete Green writes on the reality of a nasty budget that is being obscured by the spin. Read more »

The government can change the definition of ‘child poverty’, but it won’t change the reality

Felicity Dowling writes on how the budget will affect children. Read more »

The budget of fear

Sharon McCourt from Birmingham Left Unity writes ahead of budget day. Read more »

Call for support for Greek social solidarity networks

A message from Solidarity For All asking for material solidarity for Greece in this urgent situation Read more »

Photos from the rallies in solidarity with Greece

Demonstrations have been held across Britain in support of the Greek people. Read more »

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Local reports

Left Unity Manchester condemns Homeless Camp ban

A statement from Left Unity Manchester on today’s court decision regarding the Homeless Camp Read more »

Stockport United Against Austerity

Stockport Left Unity reports on a local campaign. Read more »

Manchester stands with Greece

Bev Keenan from Left Unity Manchester reports. Read more »

Greece solidarity rally in Birmingham

Bob Whitehead reports on a protest in the city in support of the people of Greece. Read more »

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Discussion & Debate

Jeremy Corbyn: thinking the unthinkable

Stuart King of Lambeth Left Unity gives his view. Read more »

The killing of Jean Charles de Menezes: 10 years on

KD Tait from Lambeth Left Unity writes Read more »

Dreaming in Technicolour?

Phil Hearse from Waltham Forest Left Unity gives his view of the Greek deal. Read more »

Greece: after the austerity vote

Stuart King from Lambeth Left Unity gives his view. Read more »

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ACTIVIST CALENDAR

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

Sat 8 August, 13:30
Surround #YarlsWood - Demonstrate to SHUT IT DOWN - Shut Down ALL Detention Centres, END Fast Track & STOP the Scapegoating of Immigrants Movement for Justice By Any Means Necessary
Yarl's Wood Immigration Removal Centre

Sat 8 August, 11:00
Left Unity Wales - national meeting 8 August Cardiff Left Unity Wales Chwith Unedig Cymru
National Sports Centre of Wales Cardiff

Sat 8 August, 14:00
Birmingham Left Unity meeting Birmingham Left Unity
Ladywood Community Centre. Contact birmingham@leftunity.org

Thu 13 August, 19:00
Left Unity Southend Branch Meeting Left Unity Southend

Sat 15 August, 00:00
Solidarity games for Greece - in Brockwell Park - fundraiser
Brockwell Park, Herne Hill, London

Thu 20 August, 19:00
Open discussion meeting: 'Can councils refuse to implement cuts?' Stockport Left Unity
The Bungalow Club, Hardcastle Road, Stockport, SK3 9DB (next to Stockport County FC). Contact stockport@leftunity.org

Sat 29 August, 09:30
Red Futures: A Day of Debate and Discussion Left Unity Youth
Birkbeck, University of London

Sat 5 September, 10:00
NCAFC Summer training and gathering (5-6th of September) National Campaign Against Fees and Cuts
London

Sat 12 September, 11:00
5th Wigan Diggers' Festival - Saturday 12th September 2015 Wigan Diggers' Festival
Gerrard Winstanley Gardens - The Wiend, Wigan

Sat 26 September, 10:30
IMPERIALISM, GLOBALISATION AND CLIMATE CHANGE Duncan Chapel
Birkbeck, University of London

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