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Occupy Vauxhall/Opel plants – nationalise GM Europe to defend jobs!

General Motors plans to close the Opel plant in Antwerp, Belgium this winter, with the loss of more than 2,300 jobs. Workers in Antwerp...

Down with all zero-hours contracts!

‘JOBSEEKERS’ will lose their benefits, or their Universal Credit when it is introduced, if they turn down zero-hours contracts, the government has said. This new...

US launches its anti-Iran naval coalition in Gulf! Workers of US & UK rise...

THE US has launched its naval coalition of anti-Iranian forces seeking to police the Persian Gulf. The anti-Iran coalition includes Australia, Bahrain, the UK,...

Forward To The Palestinian State With Jerusalem As Its Capital!

THOUSANDS of Palestinians took to the streets across the West Bank and Gaza yesterday in protest at the United States’ impending announcement of the...

Miliband’s ‘fight door-to-door’ bombast has no answers for workers and youth

ED MILIBAND kicked-off Labour’s election campaign yesterday with a speech full of bombast and empty promises, but which has at its core the main...

Corbyn’s Balancing Act Faces Its Moment Of Truth!

THE ABRUPT decision by Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage not to contest the 317 seats held by the Tories in the general election means...

The Deputy Prime Minister resigns, but the May government is allowed to continue!

ON WEDNESDAY PM May was finally forced to sack her Deputy Prime Minister Damian Green following an inquiry by officials from the Cabinet Office...

Revolution – only way out for Ireland and Europe!

THE Irish Government’s guaranteeing 100 per cent of all banking deposits has resulted in the Irish state drowning in a bottomless pit of bail-outs....

Bosnian Workers And Youth Show The Way In The Balkans

THE class war has erupted in Bosnia with a vengeance as youth and workers rise up in action, uniting all religions and nationalities in...

Chancellor’s ‘Spring Statement’ to continue austerity – It’s time to bring Tories down!

CHANCELLOR Hammond has rejected calls by Labour and some Conservatives to announce the end of austerity in his ‘Spring Statement’ on Tuesday. Despite unveiling...

Blair ‘comfortable’ with five shots to the head, shoot to kill policy

ON Sunday, Police Commissioner Blair told the world that the policy of shooting to kill ‘terrorist suspects’ was national policy, not just a Metropolitan...

Nationalise the energy companies to end fuel poverty

PM Brown has rejected out of hand the trade union demand for a Windfall Tax on the oil, gas and energy companies, that are...

Make Turkey general strike indefinite to kick Erdogan out

THE Turkish trade unions called a two-day general strike for yesterday and today to express their outrage at the bombing on Saturday of the...

Commuters Demand Bring Back British Rail

THE announcement this week that the coalition government has sanctioned an inflation busting 4.1% increase in rail fares across England has thrown the spotlight...

PLO US office victory – Now forward to the independent state of Palestine

THE TRUMP administration performed an abrupt U-turn last week when it reversed a decision made just the week before to close the diplomatic mission...

UN condemns Tory government for its onslaught on the disabled!

THE UK government’s welfare ‘reforms’ amount to a ‘systematic violation’ of the rights of disabled people, according to an inquiry by the United Nations...

May Hits Out At Liberties And Rights While Meyer Calls For An Alliance With...

BRITISH Home Secretary May, driven by the desperate home and foreign policy crisis of British imperialism, is lashing out at basic rights in the...

Smash The Zionist Entity! Forward To The State Of Palestine!

THE decision of an Israeli court to reject that the Israeli army and state were in any way responsible for the 2003 Israeli...

Demand TUC call a General Strike!

The leaders of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) have refused to condemn Labour right-winger Alan Milburn for accepting a position with the Tory-led coalition...

French government collapses

ON Monday the French government effectively collapsed as a direct result of a massive split in the leading ranks of the ruling Socialist Party...

‘We are going to create the largest social enterprise sector in the world’ says...

PRIMARY CARE Trusts are to be abolished and replaced by Federations of GPs who will purchase healthcare for their patients from both the public...

Nationalise LDV and GM Vauxhall – no Royal Mail privatisation!

WITH even more right-wing forces seeking to bring down the Brown government from the right, trade unions now have an opportunity to show their...

Bma Oppose Health Rationing

‘We are not against improving patient referral standards, but we are opposed to referral management to cut costs and ration treatment,’ British Medical Association...

Bedroom Taxes Leading To Mass Evictions!

THE full effects of the coalition’s bedroom tax, which was introduced last April, have been highlighted in two reports published on Wednesday and revealed...

Working class turns on the Blair-Brown gang

LABOUR suffered a net loss of 331 seats in local elections in England and Wales on 1 May. It also lost out to Tory...

Unions Must Stop Queen Mary’s Closure!

THE news that the Accident and Emergency and maternity units at Queen Mary’s Hospital are to be closed for the coming winter is a...

NO benefits – and NO jobs either – the Duncan Smith plan

WORK and Pensions Secretary, ex-army officer Duncan Smith, yesterday addressed the world about ‘our broken benefits system’, when most people know what has broken,...

Stop the war with a general strike to bring down coalition

ANGLO-US-FRENCH forces have killed over 100 Libyans and wounded hundreds more in their opening onslaught of cruise missiles, launched from the sea, and bombs...

UK death squads in the north – a warning for today

LAST night’s Panorama programme, entitled ‘Britain’s Secret Terror Force’, threw yet more light on the murderous activities of the British state in its war...

US bosses handed $1.5 trillion by Trump – Forward to the US socialist revolution!

THE US Senate has approved by 51 votes to 48 a measure slashing the taxes of the rich and the major banks and companies...

CWU must organise national industrial action ballot!

BEING able to force the Brown-Mandelson government to ‘shelve’ the bill for the part-privatisation of the Royal Mail proves that the working class is...

US raises the stakes by signing missile deal with Poland

THE US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice arrived in Tbilisi yesterday for talks with the Georgian President Mikhail Saakashvili. Her mission was to get...

Privateers Clean Up While Unemployed Demonised

THE NEWS that the coalition government has very quietly slipped a clause into the contracts being handed out to private companies to run probation...

Down with the Anglo- French imperialist war plans!

ON August 31 the Labour Party called on the Coalition to end the speculation that Britain is considering sharing its aircraft carrier capability with...

World Crisis Can Only Be Resolved By World Revolution!

THE DEEPENING of the world crisis of capitalism is driving forward massive job cuts for workers across the world, as manufacturing industry globally faces...

Occupy to stop car plant closures – nationalise the motor industry to defend...

YESTERDAY, US carmaker Ford announced it will close the car engine plant in Bridgend, South Wales, throwing all 1,700 workers out of a job...

Dictatorial powers for Home Secretary

DAVID Anderson QC, the government’s ‘independent reviewer’ of terrorism legislation, asked a basic question about the powers that Home Secretary May’s will acquire if...

French workers move to bring down Sarkozy regime!

YESTERDAY, the French railworkers’ trade unions began their indefinite strike action, to defeat the attempts of the Sarkozy regime to destroy their pension agreements,...

Bring Out All The Unions To Defend The NHS!

THE situation could not be clearer. The whole of the trade union movement and the majority of non-trade unionists support the 24-hour strike actions...

Good Riddance To Campbell – Now Chuck Out All The ‘Lib Dem Lovers’ Before...

THERE is not the slightest doubt that the Labour Party was absolutely correct to expel Alastair Campbell, Tony Blair’s former ‘spin doctor’, for voting...

Bush, Blair, Obama, And Cameron Are The War Criminals!

THAT the chief prosecutor at the International Criminal Court (ICC) is seeking arrest warrants against Libyan leader Muammar Gadaffi, his son and his brother-in-law, on...

Corbyn must call on workers to bring down Tories, and support Palestinians!

LAST Friday the UK and US governments combined at a meeting of the UN Security Council to veto a draft statement calling for an...

Obama Dumps Two-State Solution!

PROPONENTS of the two-state solution to Palestine, that is the creation of two separate states, Israel and Palestine through peaceful negotiations, with East Jerusalem...

WITH THE TORIES COLLAPSING, THE BANKERS HOLD TALKS WITH SHADOW CHANCELLOR McDONNELL!

AN ARTICLE in yesterday’s Daily Telegraph revealed that a series of behind-the-scenes meetings has been taking place between members of Jeremy Corbyn’s shadow cabinet...

Drive Out Zero-Hours Contracts

FIGURES released last Wednesday purport to show the UK unemployment rate for the three months to September fell to 7.4% from 7.6% – a...