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Iraq Faces Country Division

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US Secretary of State John Kerry said Friday that Syria’s moderate opposition could play a role in fighting against and pushing back jihadists...

500,000 March Against The Coalition Attacks

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OVER half a million trade unionists and youth from every town and city in Britain joined Saturday’s TUC march against the savage spending cuts....

‘WE WON’T ALLOW REMPLOY CLOSURE PLAN’ – Remploy stewards tell News...

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THE whole of the Remploy network of factories for disabled workers is under threat, because the government plans to limit the company’s funding to...

REJECT ROYAL MAIL PAY AND MODERNISATION AGREEMENT – Defend pay, pensions...

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POSTAL WORKERS fighting the Crozier/Leighton onslaught on their jobs will treat the ‘Final Agreement’, backed by the CWU executive on Monday by nine votes...

‘Corruption Is The Programme Of The Elite To Steal From The...

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‘We do not like corruption, because corruption is a programme of the elite in society to steal from the poor,’ said COSATU General Secretary,...

Wal-Mart Plans To Slash Health Benefits

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America’s campaign to change supermarket giant Wal-Mart, WakeUpWalMart.com, has released copies of Wal-Mart’s new health care benefits plan for current part-time employees and full-time...

Thousands picket Netanyahu’s office against attack on Bedouin rights

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severaL thousand people demonstrated on Sunday outside Israeli Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s office in Jerusalem, protesting over a plan they say will displace tens...

Tens Of Thousands March To Defend NHS

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‘WE are going to fight to keep our hospitals, even if it means occupying them to keep them open,’ shouted demonstrators fighting plans to...

MARCH AND OCCUPY TO SAVE CHASE FARM – say workers and...

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workers, trade unionists and local people are marching through Enfield on Saturday 26th July against the closure of Chase Farm Hospital, the announcement of...

Bolton Theatre celebrates Great Miners Strike

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The Octagon Theatre Bolton will mark the 25th anniversary of the Great Miners’ Strike when Artistic Director David Thacker revives his acclaimed production of...

Goldsmiths Students March In Support Of Council Workers

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MORE than 200 students marched from Goldsmiths College to Lewisham Town Hall on Tuesday evening in solidarity with council workers facing mass sackings and...

Support Growing For Wrp Candidates

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SUPPORT is growing for the Workers Revolutionary Party candidates standing in the general election. In south London on Saturday, many new recruits were made, especially...

‘ASSASSINATING THE LEADER WILL ONLY STRENGTHEN THE WILL OF THE BA’ATH...

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Saddam’s deputy,      Izzat Ibrahim al-Duri, issued a statement on 1 January, mourning his ‘brother’ and calling for unity. ‘The criminal evil hands of the...

BOYCOTT ISRAEL – say Nakba marchers

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‘Free, free Palestine!’ shouted up to 15,000 marchers, as they made their way through central London yesterday to a rally in Trafalgar Square to...

Four Seasons ‘The Son Of Southern Cross’ Warns Gmb

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SEVENTY-ONE former Southern Cross Care Homes in the UK were being transferred to new operator Four Seasons on Monday (31 October 2011). These are the...

Union leaders refuse to defend BA workers wages and jobs –...

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BRITISH Airways workers are facing a huge fight to defend their jobs and conditions of employment against a vicious management onslaught. BA management have announced...

No Room For The Chagos Islanders At ‘Let Them Return’ Launch

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THE UP-to 2,000 Chagossians who live in Crawley have been shocked to hear that their representatives have been barred from attending the launch of...

Royal Mail Desperate To Break The Union!

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ROYAL Mail staff across the whole of the London postal area walked out on strike again yesterday. It was the latest action in the capital...

Occupy St Pauls Defiance Grows

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No matter how cold it gets through rain or snow, the anti-capitalist occupiers outside St Paul’s Cathedral are more determined than ever to stick...

‘SAVE OUR UNIVERSITY’ – 500 lobby London Met governors

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OVER five hundred students and staff of the London Metropolitan University gathered outside the building in Holloway road in north London yesterday to protest...

Heygate tenants refuse to be driven from their homes

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TENANTS on the Heygate Estate in Elephant and Castle are furious at the way they are being treated ‘like cattle’ to be driven off...

Behind The Scenes Plan To Close Remploy Factories

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THE GMB trade union say it has found out that senior members of Remploy management are visiting MPs to brief them about the closures...

‘We’Ll Strike To Keep Royal Mail Public’

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‘ROYAL Mail not for sale!’ shouted over 200 postal workers and their supporters as they marched through Corby last Friday. They were applauded as they...

‘After Blair, Not Brown But A Workers’ Government And Socialism’

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TWO HUNDRED trade unionists and youth attended the News Line-All Trades Union Alliance conference in Bethnal Green, east London, last Sunday. Opening the conference, chairman...

Housing benefits siphoned off to the super rich

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BILLIONS going into fat cats’ wallets and off-shore tax havens from Housing Benefit would be better spent building houses and homes for working people,...

‘SAVE THE MAUDSLEY!’ – demand hundreds of angry demonstrators at Peckham...

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OVER 200 local residents, hospital workers, pensioners, community workers, trade unionists and others opposed to the closure of the Maudsley Hospital Emergency Clinic staged...

STOP SHOOT-TO-KILL – demands De Menezes family

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‘Please help us in our quest for justice,’ Allessandro Pereira, cousin of Jean Charles de Menezes told a vigil in Parliament Square last Friday...

SAVE FREE ENGLISH COURSES – brutal move to drive students out...

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IMPOSSIBLE fees estimated at £1,500 a year will be imposed in September, if the government is allowed to go ahead with planned cuts in...

‘WE’RE PREPARED TO OCCUPY TO KEEP THIS HOSPITAL OPEN’ – Council...

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UP TO 3,000 workers and youth marched behind the banner of the North East London Council of Action through Enfield on Saturday, demanding that...

LEGAL AID BEING DESTROYED – Lawyers rally to defend ‘vital pillar...

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LAWYERS have vowed to fight government plans that they warn will destroy the legal aid system. Hundreds of lawyers staged a mass lobby outside...

SAVE LEWISHAM BRIDGE SCHOOL! demand parents, teachers and pupils

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MORE than 300 parents, teachers, students and schoolchildren marched through the centre of Lewisham, south-east London, on Saturday to save Lewisham Bridge Primary School. The...

‘Why hasn’t British Airways held an inquiry into the death of...

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BY CLARE SAMBROOK THREE years after the unlawful killing of a passenger in its care, why hasn’t British Airways held an inquiry into what went...

‘STOP EVICTIONS FROM THE HEYGATE ESTATE!’ – tenants anger grows

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‘STOP evictions from Heygate estate!’ demanded a picket by Heygate tenants and the South-East London Council of Action, outside Southwark Town Hall last Wednesday...

Al Sadr And Muslim Scholars Call For Imediate US Withdrawal

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ABD-AL HADI al-Darraji, a leader of the militant Al-Sadr trend in Iraq has revealed that Representatives of Al-Sadr trend and the Association...

‘NO EDUCATION CUTS’ – demand Tower Hamlets strikers

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TOWER Hamlets College staff and students will demonstrate tomorrow, Tuesday July 7, outside the Board of Governors meeting, demanding: ‘No education cuts!’ The east London...

RAIL PASSENGERS RUNNING SAME RISK say Ladbroke Grove survivors – six...

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On 5 October 1999, 31 people died and 259 were injured in a terrible train crash that took place at Ladbroke Grove, just outside...

Huge increase in leukaemia and birth defects in Iraq

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THE use of depleted uranium in Iraq by the US and UK military has led to a huge increase in Leukemia and birth defects...

Russian workers smash counter-revolutionary coup attempt!

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PRESENTLY, world imperialism is attempting to enforce its presence and its influence in the different parts of the globe. The bloody aggression against Libya...

STOP BOMBING TAMIL CIVILIANS! – demand 125,000 demonstrators

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A huge mass of Tamil people gathered on the north side of the Thames at Pimlico on Saturday lunchtime calling for an immediate ceasefire...

‘The system in place is responsible for the deaths of our...

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OVER 300 United Families and Friends campaigners marched from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street to demand justice for their loved ones, who have died...

‘DANGEROUS AND UNREGULATED’ – Doctor slams privately run walk-in centres

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DR Anila Reddy has resigned from his post as the lead GP at an NHS ‘walk-in centre’ run by the private sector, at London’s...

Revolutionary leader RAY ATHOW (12.12.1945 TO 20.11.2013)

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By Paddy O’Regan RAY ATHOW WAS a party member for 47 years and an organiser for over 30. In all that time, what distinguished him is...

‘ISRAEL OUT OF LEBANON’ – demands Downing Street picket

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‘Victory to Hezbollah! Israel out of Lebanon! Freedom for Palestine! Cease-fire now!’ chanted over 800 demonstrators opposite Downing Street last Friday night. The two-hour evening...

US Union Leaders Speak Up In Favour Of Employee Free Choice...

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JOHN SWEENEY the president of the AFL-CIO US trade union federation has spoken out in favour of the Employee Free Choice Act. He said...

London Postal Workers Action

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News Line covered a number of CWU postal worker picket lines in the early hours of last Friday morning at the start of...