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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...

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...

UK workers must bring down Trump’s Tories to leave the EU and bring in...

US PRESIDENT Donald Trump has named three of his Tory candidates to replace May as the prime minister of his choice. All three of Trump’s...

Sudanese workers must form a workers’ government to rule Sudan!

SUDAN’S military leaders have scrapped all existing agreements with the main opposition coalition, and have cynically declared they will hold elections within nine months. The...

UN expert slams group of democratic states for ‘psychological torture’ of Julian Assange

The United Nations expert on torture has condemned the psychological torture inflicted on WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange, saying: ‘In 20 years of work with...

US and UK workers must bring down Trump and the Tories and go forward...

DONALD TRUMP has arrived in the UK to try his hand at regime change. He is treating the UK ruling class with supreme contempt, as...

May’s university review ‘Dead on arrival’! Students, lecturers & staff must unite and strike...

‘DEAD on arrival,’ is how Vanessa Wilson, chief executive of the University Alliance Group described outgoing PM May’s new report on university education. The Augar...

Judiciary Now Leading The Charge Against 2016 Referendum!

WE ARE now reaching the moment of truth in the struggle to carry out the result of the 2016 referendum which instructed Parliament that...

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...

Sudanese Workers Launch Two-Day General Strike!

THE Sudanese Alliance for Freedom and Change has launched a two-day revolutionary nationwide strike to force the still ruling military council to transfer power...

Workers shake Labour to its foundations with their vote for Brexit!

THE EU elections have shattered both the Labour and the Tory parties. With a national turnout of 37%, Labour got 13.6 of the vote, the...

Bring Down Crisis-Ridden Tories – Quit The Eu Now!

THE PATHETIC political collapse of PM May is the result of the massive hostility of the UK working class to her ripping up the...

Kick May And The Tories Out Now With A General Strike! Forward To...

PM MAY yesterday morning announced she was resigning as Tory leader and Prime Minister in two weeks on June 7. May said that the...

Free the Chagos Islands – Britain’s own Guantánamo Bay!

ON WEDNESDAY the General Assembly of the United Nations delivered a stunning vote which overwhelmingly condemned the continuing occupation of the Chagos Islands. By 116...

Trade unions must call general strike to bring down May government and bring...

ON TUESDAY Theresa May launched what has been billed as her final attempt to cobble together a parliamentary majority amongst MPs for her ‘new’...

The world capitalist crisis rattles bourgeois intellectuals as the working class turns against the...

IT is a fact that at times of acute economic crisis in the world capitalist system the minds of bourgeois economists and commentators are...

Trump escalates trade war with China and prepares for a shooting war – only...

THE TRUMP administration has ratcheted up the confrontation with China with an escalation of its economic trade war, coupled with a provocative military build-up...

OPCW aided Douma cover-up and the massive imperialist air strike that was launched by...

A JUST-LEAKED report by the OPCW (Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons) engineers contradicts the chemical watchdog’s official report on the April 2018...

Amazon & Deliveroo pair up to super-exploit workers! Capitalism must go!

ONLINE retail giant Amazon is to invest hundreds of millions of dollars, it was announced yesterday, into the gig economy delivery service Deliveroo in...

US pilots confronted Boeing over safety before Ethiopia crash and were ignored!

SECRET recordings have revealed that the American pilots union confronted US aircraft manufacturer Boeing about the safety of their bestselling 737 Max 8 plane...

Sanders Warns The US Ruling Class Stay Out Of Iran! He Is Supported...

BERNIE SANDERS, the US Senator, issued a live video on Tuesday warning that a war by the US against Iran would be ‘many times...

Occupy Honda, Call A General Strike To Bring Down The Tories, Quit The Eu...

THE Unite trade union has described Honda’s decision to press ahead with the closure of its Swindon plant by 2021 as a ‘body-blow of...

Defeat US-Saudi war provocations in the Gulf – Victory to Iran!

A SPOKESMAN from Iran’s Foreign Ministry yesterday warned of a ‘conspiracy by ill-wishers’ to blame Iran for an imperialist provocation, the ‘sabotage’ of four...

While the homeless sleep on the streets and workers battle to survive the rich...

UK WORKERS have suffered privation and poverty ever since the 2008 financial crash, when the banks were bailed out by a Labour government at...