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US assembling coalition to launch war on Iran! Workers of UK & US must...

IRAN’S foreign minister Mohammad Javad Zarif has warned that ‘If Iran is attacked it will be all-out war!’ He was responding to threats from US...

Youth and workers in global strike against climate change – Time to end the...

TODAY, a week of action across the world starts with a Global Climate Strike in at least 137 countries. This follows mass action in every...

Corbyn is just another Remainer – Build the new leadership in the Labour movement...

IN HIS address last week at the TUC annual congress, Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn informed delegates that Labour’s priority was to stop a No-Deal...

EU Makes A Fool Of Johnson – Time For The UK Working Class To...

THE BRITISH Prime Minister was given the ‘Greek plus’ treatment by the EU leadership on Monday when the EU assembled British ‘Remainers’ to boo...

46,000 auto workers close down GM as the class struggle erupts in US

ON SUNDAY night 46,000 members of the United Automobile Workers (UAW), employed by General Motors in America, walked out on indefinite strike in a...

Developing Oil Crisis Makes It All The More Vital That The Working Class Takes...

THE SAUDI REGIME, backed to the hilt by the US and the UK, yesterday admitted that the Houthi movement’s drone attacks on Saudi Arabia’s...

EU announces further below-zero rate cuts and 2.6tn euro QE as new banking collapse...

THE EUROPEAN Central Bank (ECB) has announced its biggest package of rate cuts and economic stimulus in three years as EU President Mario Draghi...

Workers Must Take Action To Permanently Prorogue Parliament And Bring In Socialism!

NEXT Tuesday the Supreme Court is to hear the government’s appeal against last Tuesday’s verdict of Scotland’s highest civil court that PM Johnson’s proroguing...

Only Socialist Revolution can resolve the political and economic crisis and force a break...

YESTERDAY, Scottish appeal court judges ruled that the decision by the Tory government to suspend parliament for five weeks in the run-up to the...

Corbyn Displays The Bankruptcy Of Reformism At The TUC!

WHAT has emerged out of the bankruptcy of Parliament this week is that the Labour leadership, along with the other opposition parties and rebel...

Trump And The US Ruling Class Up To Their Necks In The Afghan Quagmire!

THE US ruling class and its leader President Trump (allegedly much versed in the ‘art of the deal’) are now up to their necks...

Words Are Not Enough! The TUC Must Take Action To Prevent Workers Being Driven...

WITH 21 TORY MPS having the whip removed from them, now being joined by more Tory defectors like Amber Rudd, and while Labour makes...

Bring the airports out in support of Ryanair and BA strikers! Nationalise the...

THE BRITISH AIRWAYS pilots strike is on for both Monday and Tuesday in an escalating battle over pay. British Airline Pilots’ Association (BALPA) BA...

TUC leaders back Remainers to keep the working class tied to the EU bosses...

WITH THE annual conference of the TUC opening on Monday the leadership of the trade unions have produced a report detailing the catastrophic effects...

The Bankers Are Warming To Jeremy Corbyn – Now That He Is Changing His...

BORIS Johnson’s Tory government suffered a massive defeat in the House of Commons on Tuesday night when 21 of its MPs rebelled and voted...

US Withdrawal From Afghanistan Agreed – Awaits Trump’s Signature!

LAST week the US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo, said Washington is not seeking a permanent military presence in Afghanistan, after the Taliban said...

Tories promise money for schools in the Tory shires, and ‘reasonable force’ for working...

YESTERDAY the Department for Education announced that it will be pushing for higher pay for newly qualified teachers as part of the Tory government’s...

Workers must organise unions to take the UK out of the EU on October...

THE EU’s Brexit negotiator Barnier has set the scene for this week’s ‘Brexit showdown’ in the House of Commons by rejecting out-of-hand PM Johnson’s...

Lobby TUC Sept 9 to demand break from EU now and for a general...

THE REMAINER MPs have been dealt a minor blow by the Scottish courts. A Scottish judge has refused to order an immediate halt to...

Car industry collapses in UK and Europe under impact of capitalist crisis

THE BRITISH car industry is steadily collapsing as a result of the world economic crisis, figures produced yesterday highlighted. According to the Society of Motor...

Johnson suspends Parliament. Leave the EU on 31 October & forward to a workers...

YESTERDAY, the Tory government asked the Queen to suspend Parliament from 10 September, just days after MPs return, for 23 working days until 14...

Middle East On The Brink As Mad Dog Israel Attacks Beirut, Baghdad & Damascus!

LEBANON’s president, Michel Aoun, on Monday condemned an Israeli drone attack on Beirut at the weekend as a ‘declaration of war’ that justifies a...

Trump splits US ruling class with demand they give up vast profits in China

ON THE eve of the G7 Summit in France over the weekend US president Donald Trump ordered US companies to leave China and move...

Central Bankers Are Condemned As ‘Useful Idiots’! Bosses Propagandist Borrows Lenin’s Phrase

PRESIDENT Trump has described the new ‘utopia’ that the UK faces once it breaks with the EU, and the UK ruling class switches its...

Palestinians are rising up to defend their land and achieve their State of Palestine...

THE temperature is rising all over the Middle East as US and Israel seek to force the Palestinians to accept the dirty ‘deal of...

The UK Army Drive To Recruit Youth Is Stepped Up As The Crisis Of...

THE BRITISH armed forces, especially the army, are making a big turn to recruit youth, with military colleges springing up everywhere. More than one-in-10 new...

‘Bleak Houses’ and desperate living conditions for workers and youth in the UK –...

THE REPORT by Anne Longfield, the Children’s Commissioner for England, ‘Bleak houses: Tackling the crisis of family homelessness in England’, reveals the ‘terrible reality’...

As Imperialism Hits The Rocks – Forward To The Victory Of The World Socialist...

US AND UK-backed Islamists are on the run from their last stronghold in Idlib province in Syria. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights (SOHR) reported...

McDonnell makes his bid to lead government of national unity – while Corbyn calls...

JOHN McDONNELL made his bid to lead the proposed government of national unity to smash Brexit during his interview on BBC Radio 4’s Today...

NATIONAL UNITY GOVERNMENT PLAN AWAKENS MEMORIES OF THE 1960s and ’70s COUP PLOTS TO...

THERE IS VERY great resistance to the proposal of Labour leader Corbyn that he should put down a motion of no confidence in PM...

3,000+ refugees have been on hunger strike in detention centres since 2015! Shut them...

THE HOME Office itself has produced figures showing that more than 3,000 refugees and asylum seekers have been on hunger strike in the last...

Corbyn calls for a National Government – Workers must demand a socialist government

LABOUR leader Jeremy Corbyn yesterday wrote a letter to leaders of the LibDems, the SNP, Plaid Cymru and the Green Party along with selected...

The Stalinist theory of one country with two social systems has encouraged the...

THE EVENTS in Hong Kong over the past month have seen thousands of people storming the Hong Kong parliament and raising the Union Jack...

Bolton Arrives To Boost Johnson And Open The Door For UK Troops In The...

JOHN BOLTON, President Trump’s National Security Adviser, was in town yesterday recruiting mercenaries to the US cause, including its trade war with China and...

Tory hostile environment alive and well and making a profit for the government!

A NEWSPAPER investigation has revealed that the Home Office has been making huge profits out of the human misery of the Tories’ ‘hostile environment’...

Tory Britain Reveals Its ‘Third World’ Essence With Friday’s National Grid Catastrophe!

TORY Business Secretary Andrea Leadsom has said that a special committee will look at what happened last Friday, when a huge power cut affected...

Corbyn calls on civil servants to block no-deal Brexit! Organise general strike to leave...

IN THE LATEST attempt to block a no-deal Brexit, Labour leader Corbyn has called on the civil service to move into action and do...

The English Revolution of 1640s becomes burning issue today

THE FRONT page of The Daily Telegraph yesterday led with an article headed: ‘John McDonnell threatens to march on the palace and tell the...

McDONNELL SPLITS LABOUR OVER SCOTTISH NATIONALISTS – HE IS GETTING READY FOR A...

IN AN interview in Edinburgh on Tuesday Labour’s shadow chancellor John McDonnell brazenly broke with the official Labour Party policy of opposition to a...

All Trade Unions And The Tuc Must Take Action To Support The Occupation Of...

HARLAND AND WOLFF shipyard has been occupied by the workforce to prevent its closure. However on Monday, the unions involved revealed that staff had already...

French youth rise up over death of 24 year-old after police attack music festival

THE GOVERNMENT of French president Emmanuel Macron went into a full blown crisis this week with riots in Nantes on Saturday where thousands of...

US Begins Serious Peace Talks With Taliban – It Now Knows It Cannot Win...

THE 2001 SEPTEMBER 11 terrorist attack on the Twin Towers in New York was seized on by President Bush as the green light for...

For-profit university bust! End all fees, restore grants, drive private business out of education!...

AN EXTREMELY controversial for-profit college has gone bust leaving staff and students stranded, prompting unions to demand that the privatisation of education be stopped...

Cut in interest rates by the Fed will accelerate capitalism’s world crash

THE US CENTRAL Federal Reserve Bank on Wednesday performed an abrupt U-turn on its policy of attempting to hold back the vast amount of...

Johnson reveals his feet of clay with his two-year transition plan to remain in...

AFTER ALL the bluster from Boris Johnson about delivering Brexit and that leaving the EU by October 31st was a ‘do or die’ issue,...