Following the Foreign Secretary’s talk of attacking Syria, Left Unity Principal Speaker, Joseph Healy, said:
“At a time when the prospect of nuclear war hangs over North East Asia, Boris Johnson has decided to sound the war drums over Syria. Not only that but he seriously proposes to bypass Parliament with any such decision! Has Johnson learnt nothing from the lessons of the Iraq war and from other Western interventions in the Middle East?
“This is yet another example of the centralisation of power by this government, treating parliament as mere window dressing. Even Johnson’s icon Churchill said that jaw-jaw was better than war-war.
“Left Unity condemns this attempt by the Tories to drag the UK into yet another war in the Middle East. We will work with the peace movement and all progressive organisations to oppose this warmongering.”
Left Unity is active in movements and campaigns across the left, working to create an alternative to the main political parties.
Events and protests from around the movement, and local Left Unity meetings.
Saturday 22 September: 12 noon
Save Liverpool Women’s Hospital Demonstration
More details here
Sat 29 Sep, 11.00-15.00
Protest at the Conservative Party Conference
To call time on failed austerity and campaign for a new deal for working people.
Victoria Square, Birmingham. More info on Facebook.
European Forum of Progressive Forces, Bilbao
To debate, build and act to ward-off current threats.
Sun 17 Nov, 12.00
National Unity Demonstration Against Fascism and Racism
Central London. More info on Facebook
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