Editorials

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Occupy UK Car Plants! Call General Strike To Bring In Workers Government To Nationalise...

THE UNITE union, representing car workers, said yesterday that its members will fight ‘tooth and nail’ to safeguard Vauxhall’s Ellesmere Port plant, and urged...

Sudanese Masses Resistance Forces Junta To Agree To Murder Trial For Military Officers!

EIGHT SENIOR military officers are to be charged in Sudan with crimes against humanity over their part in the mass killing of over 150...

Patients assessed, treated & sent home on same day! The Tories ‘Long Term ...

THE TORY government, using their NHS Long Term Plan have stepped up their war against the health service, attempting to drive through measures that...

Johnson’s ‘Defiance’ Of The EU Will Not Fool Workers – He Voted For May’s...

THE NEW Tory PM, Boris Johnson, now has a cabinet dominated by ‘Leavers’ after his massive clear-out of ‘Remainer’ ministers, following his victory in...

BA is intent on union-busting and wage-cutting! Balpa must stand fast and demand it...

THE HIGH Court on Tuesday dismissed an attempt by British Airways to secure an interim judgement that would make planned strike action by pilots...

‘Do Or Die’ Johnson Has Already Faced An Attempt To Remove Him!

THE JUST-elected Tory leader Boris Johnson has already faced an attempt to remove him by Tory Minister of State for Europe Sir Alan Duncan,...

£9.2 billion NHS money given to privateers – time to expropriate them

IN JANUARY this year the Tory secretary of state for health, Matt Hancock, told MPs that ‘there is no privatisation on my watch’ of...

British Imperialism Hits The Rocks! Time For Workers To Despatch It To The Dustbin...

CRISIS-RIDDEN British imperialism, split over whether to serve the European Union or the United States, is now like a ship without a rudder, and...

Remainer MPs attempt to block no deal! Workers must take strike action to drive...

Commons on Thursday to try to ensure that Parliament is able to block any attempt by the expected Johnson-led Tory government to shut Parliament...

Trade unions must take strike action to stop BBC terror campaign against the elderly

THE BBC has announced that it intends to send squads to the homes of over-75s to make sure that they pay their TV licence...

67 Labour peers begin their coup attempt to drive Corbyn out of the Labour...

FOLLOWING hard on the heels of last week’s hatchet job carried out by the BBC Panorama programme, the Labour Party right wing have launched...

A new war on Gaza is ‘not far away’ and will be ‘the bloodiest...

A NEW war between Israel and Palestinian factions in the occupied Gaza Strip ‘is not far away’, and ‘will be deadlier and more destructive...

Worldwide strikes against Amazon’s brutal exploitation of workers – socialist revolution only answer

WORKERS at the online retail giant Amazon warehouse in Minnesota were out on a six hours-long strike yesterday called to coincide with the company’s...

Scotland Yard refuses to back down as the capitalist state gives up on bourgeois...

TORY leadership rivals Boris Johnson and Jeremy Hunt have found themselves leading the condemnation of Scotland Yard after a senior officer threatened to prosecute...

Tories boost their navy in the Gulf, part of a ‘Maritime Coalition’ against Iran!...

TORY foreign secretary Jeremy Hunt has promised to ‘reverse cuts to the size of the Royal Navy’ if he becomes prime minister. Hunt has...

Anti-Semitic slander against Corbyn – state-orchestrated attempt to destroy Labour Party

WEDNESDAY night’s Panorama programme ‘Is Labour Anti-Semitic?’ marks a new and increasingly desperate stage in the state-orchestrated witch-hunt of Jeremy Corbyn with the aim...

Major warns Johnson of the fate of Charles I as fear of revolution grips...

IN AN interview yesterday morning ex-Tory prime minister John Major stated that he would personally take Boris Johnson to court if he attempts to...

British Ruling Class Is Split – Forward With The British Socialist Revolution!

THE FACT that a section of the capitalist state leaked the UK ambassador Darroch’s damning estimation of the abilities of President Trump and his...

‘Left’ Tsipras government humiliated as workers abstain in general election

SYRIZA (the coalition of the left) party crashed to a humiliating defeat at the hands of the right-wing New Democracy (ND) party in the...

EU and the US ruling classes are the enemy of the world’s poor and...

A CHARITY rescue vessel, the Alex, on Saturday brought 41 shipwrecked migrants into port in Lampedusa. This is the second boat to defy Italy’s...

UK ‘pirates’ are doing the USA’s dirty work policing the Med to keep out...

IRAN has summoned the UK ambassador after UK marines illegally seized an Iranian oil tanker in the Strait of Gibraltar. British Royal Marines swooped in...

Imperialism responsible for Libyan detention centre bombing atrocity

THE BOMBING of a detention centre holding 600 refugees in the Libyan capital Tripoli last Wednesday killed at least 44 people and wounded over...

HAMMOND AND McDONNELL READY FOR A MacDONALD-STYLE NATIONAL GOVERNMENT!

DURING Tuesday’s questions and answers on Treasury matters in the Commons, the Tory Chancellor Philip Hammond informed MPs that he would block any attempt...

China must scrap the ‘one country two social systems’ policy and declare for a...

CHINA has condemned the counter-revolutionaries who stormed and vandalised the Hong Kong parliament building on Monday and raised the flag of the former occupying...

BIS Report – global ‘debt trap’ risk higher than ever and set to crash...

THE SWISS-based Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in its annual ‘health check’ on the world’s financial system has once again warned about the huge...

Pompeo Pledges To Prevent Anti-Tory Regime Change In The UK By Smashing Corbyn Labour...

WITH THE Tories in what is being called an ‘existential crisis’ over breaking with the European Union, the British ruling class and its allies...

The ‘gig economy’ is spreading throughout bankrupt British capitalism – time to advance to...

4.7 MILLION workers are now employed in the gig economy, twice as many as in 2016 with nearly one in 10 working age adults...

Trump ‘loses interest’ in Venezuela as another assassination attempt on President Maduro fails

YET ANOTHER attempt to assassinate Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro and seize power in the country has been thwarted. According to the Venezuelan government minister, Jorge...

Smash Trump’s ‘deal of the century’! Forward to the independent state of Palestine!

THE US-sponsored three-day conference held this week in the Gulf state of Bahrain to unveil the first stage of Donald Trump’s ‘deal of the...

The capitalist state cannot be reformed – it must be smashed and replaced with...

IN THE TORY leadership campaign, of the six candidates left after the first round of voting five went to Oxford University and every one...

Union must end all ‘positive engagement’ with the employers – only occupations and strikes...

A STORM has erupted over the revelations that a taskforce set up in 2017, with the object of protecting the future of the Ford...

World crisis of capitalism places socialist revolution on immediate agenda

ON FRIDAY the global stock markets reached a record increase with shares values shooting up by over £5 billion in what is being hailed...

Trump takes US to brink of war with Iran! Workers must rise up to...

US PRESIDENT Trump took America to the brink of war with Iran ... and then pulled back at the very last minute on Thursday...

Corbyn must drive out Labour’s Remain right wing – Time to build the WRP

WEDNESDAY’S meeting of the Labour Party’s shadow cabinet saw the deep split in the Labour leadership widen into a chasm as former loyal Corbyn...

Tory Would-Be Leaders Are Paralysed With A Fear Of The Working Class! Bring Them...

TUESDAY night’s live debate between the five remaining Tory hopefuls to replace Theresa May and become prime minister, was a stark demonstration of the...

Trump’s ‘war on two fronts’ against ‘millions of illegal immigrants’ at home...

THE US military is sending an additional 1,000 troops to the Middle East as it builds up war tensions to try to intimidate Iran...

Boeing ‘putting passengers’ lives at risk to maximise profit’ warn pilots

THE GIANT US aircraft manufacturer Boeing is once again at the centre of a storm over the safety of its planes, this time concerning...

Tories Are Split, Divided And Fighting Each Other – Time To Force The...

THE TORY PARTY and its leadership are thrashing around in their death agony. The Tory crisis has reached the stage where Tory ministers have been...

Tanker attack provocation in the Gulf – US looking to launch war on Iran...

TWO oil tankers were attacked on Thursday morning in the Gulf of Oman. The Japanese-owned Kokuka Courageous and Norway’s Front Altair were abandoned after two...

Pompeo admits US-organised uprising in Venezuela has ‘no popular support’

US SECRETARY of State Mike Pompeo had a secret meeting last month with prominent American Jewish leaders in which he spilled the beans on...

Johnson Follows On In May’s Footsteps As He Seeks Eu Renegotiation!

AFTER weeks of near silence, Boris Johnson finally emerged yesterday to launch his campaign for the leadership of the Tory party and replace May...

Tory Leadership Crisis Deepens, While Labour’s Right Wing Lashes Out At Corbyn!

THE CRISIS-ridden Tory leadership has launched its campaign to elect a new leader to replace the shattered May, who betrayed Brexit and then piloted...

Health privateer takes NHS to court over right to profit from health – time...

PRIVATEER Circle Health is once again taking legal action to overturn the decision to cancel its contract to run the Nottingham NHS Treatment Centre. Rushcliffe...

Sudanese Military Attacking General Strike! UK Unions And Labour Must Aid Sudanese...

THE SUDANESE military regime has once again shown its contempt for any real peace talks in the country, and its confidence that since it...

Speaker determined to stop Brexit! Organise the General Strike to shut Parliament down and...

TORY leadership candidate Dominic Raab has threatened to prorogue Parliament, shutting it down at the end of October to ensure that the UK leaves...