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Zimbabwe protests as economic crisis worsens

In the last few days, the Zimbabwe police have arrested trade union leaders and scores of activists nationwide ahead of planned marches over the country’s worsening economic crisis, Read more »


The Party of the European Left on the Brazilian elections

On October 7th, Brazil goes to the polls, 186 days after the imprisonment of former president Lula da Silva. The elections are for for President, Vice-President and National Congress and are crucial not only for the country itself but also for the region and the whole world. In a time of advance of the neoliberal […] Read more »


European Left statement on Hungary

Brussels, 13 September 2018 Yesterday, a large majority of the European Parliament decided Read more »


Thousands join Germany’s Left attempt to take on the AfD

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 »


Organising against the AfD: Chemnitz fights back

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 »


Northampton is in crisis

The bins are over-flowing. The shops are closed. The pot holes fill the roads. Children centres are closing. Libraries are shut. Read more »


Birmgham Lacks Accessible, Affordable Meeting Environments

[Time to end the BLAAME culture] Birmingham Left Unity is making a public call to all community, campaigning and political groups Read more »


The Daily Mail’s eternal shame

David Landau writes: The Daily Mail and the Mail on Sunday have the chutzpah to lecture the Labour Party about anti-Semitism Read more »


Councils: Centres of Resistance – the Leeds dimension

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



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