Editorials

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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...

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...

Tories declare war on trade unions – defend the right to strike with a...

TODAY’S Queen’s speech includes plans by the Tories to make all-out strikes by rail unions and other transport workers illegal. Tory transport secretary Grant Shapps...

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...

RBS bankers joked about destroying the US housing market

THIS week, the US Department of Justice (DOJ) released a load of emails and transcripts of phone conversations between senior executives of RBS, 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...

Johnson Will Use His Dictatorial Powers Against The Working Class!

THE DEBATE on the adjournment of Parliament for a month until April 21 took place immediately after the Tory emergency legislation passed though the...

£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...

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...

The Massive Human Price Of Boeing’s Profits – The Only Solution Is Expropriation...

THE US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), which has the responsibility for aircraft safety, did nothing to ground Boeing’s 737 Max aircraft despite their own...

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...

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...

May survives Party conference – but will need Labour’s help to sell-out Brexit!

THE sight of PM May ‘dancing’ onto the Tory Party conference podium’ no doubt celebrating that she had survived the Tory Party conference thus...

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...

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...

The Working Class Must Intervene To Resolve The Brexit ‘Debate’!

LAST Tuesday afternoon, in the House of Commons, the knives were out for the Brexit referendum result, and for the millions of workers who...

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...

Postal Workers lose money in share crash – Renationalise Royal Mail

AT LAST month’s Labour Party conference, shadow chancellor John McDonnell floated the policy of a future Labour government introducing an ‘inclusive ownership Fund’ under...

US Fed emergency rate cut fails to halt crash – only socialist revolution can...

FOR THE second time in less than two weeks the US Federal Reserve slashed interest rates to near zero on Sunday, a desperate last...

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...

China shows the way to defeat the coronavirus plague – while the British ruling...

THE creator of the Universal Credit onslaught against the working class and the poor, Iain Duncan Smith has launched an attack on China in...

BRING DOWN TORIES TO QUIT THE EU – DESELECT ALL LABOUR MPs WILLING TO...

AFTER her ‘Dancing Queen’ performance at the Tory Party conference, which acted as an introduction to extreme grovelling to Labour’s right wing, praising...

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...

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...

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...

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...

‘Thousands upon thousands of people are living in dangerous homes’ says FBU leader Wrack!

ON JUNE 14th 2017, almost three years ago, fire broke out in the 24-storey Grenfell Tower block in North Kensington. It caused the deaths...

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...

UK Must Not Appoint New EU Commissioner – Time To Quit The EU Without...

THE EU HAS begun its legal action against the UK to attempt to force it to either appoint a new UK EU Commissioner, or...

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...

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...

Answer Macron’s declaration of war on French workers with a general strike

FRENCH president Emmanuel Macron made his annual New Year address to the nation yesterday calling for ‘unity’ and an end to the ‘hateful’ attacks...

Syria wins the war! Foreign Sec Hunt admits Assad is here to stay! Workers...

TORY Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has admitted for the first time that Syrian President Bashar al-Assad will remain in office. Hunt made the remark...

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...

Tories Have Just Borrowed Billions While Doctors Say That They Are Being Treated Like...

PM JOHNSON has put the blame for the coronavirus firmly on the people, when he warned on the TV that the NHS could be...

Commissioners will slash and burn local services!

NORTHAMPTONSHIRE Tory County Council has imposed emergency spending controls twice in the last six months and is now in a ‘truly perilous state’, having...

Pm May’s Education Review Is A Fraud – Unions Must Take Action To Abolish...

THE National Union of Students’ verdict on PM May’s review into post-18 education and funding is that ‘she is choosing to move the deckchairs...

Saudi Leader Bin Salman Urges Talks Between The US And Iran!

THE SAUDI Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, whose oilfields were hit recently by a devastating drone and cruise missile attack which he blamed on...

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...

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...

Workers must defend the right of postal workers to strike in December!

THE MASSIVE vote by postal workers for strike action in December over Royal Mail tearing up the previous agreements on pay and conditions has...

New generation organises five section strike! TUC must call a General Strike to end...

A NEW generation of workers is now organising themselves into unions and is combining their labour power by striking together. There is no doubt...

Any attempt to ban Rail and Post strikes must be met with a general...

THE DECEMBER 12 general election will take place in the middle of an unprecedented wave of strikes as workers show their revolutionary determination to...

Furious Postal Workers Are Now Ready For Decisive Action!

THE CWU stands absolutely united in its anger at the Royal Mail bosses and the ruling class’ High Court following Wednesday’s ‘outrageous’ decision to...

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...