Workers Revolutionary Party
The News Line - Daily Newspaper
Lead Articles Editorials Features Statements Photo Gallery Search News News Archive
WRP
100th Anniversary Current News All About Us International Publications Information Contact Us Photo Gallery Your Account
Revolutionary Books
Book Store Trotsky Lenin Marx & Engels More Books

Features

The News Line: Feature
95% of Unison members at HRI back strike action –‘Wholly owned subsidiary’ is privatisation says Unison HUDDERSFIELD Royal Infirmary (HRI) workers are determined to strike to defeat the closure of their hospital and the privatisation of their jobs. About 380 porters, gardeners, cleaners and maintenance workers have voted 95% in favour of going on strike after being threatened with having their jobs privatised.
The News Line: Feature
Ramaphosa & ANC are our ‘class opponents’ THE SOUTH African Federation of Trade Unions (SAFTU) has responded to the State of the Nation Address delivered by newly elected South African President, billionaire Cyril Ramaphosa. Firstly, SAFTU congratulates the newly elected President of the Republic, His Excellency Cyril Ramaphosa. We wish him well as he ascends to the highest office in the land.
The News Line: Feature
Portland fast food workers battle for $15.25 an hour! YOUNG fast food workers in Portland, Oregon, USA, who are fighting for a $5 an hour rise above the US state’s minimum wage and union recognition, have launched a ‘Boycott Burgerville’ campaign.
The Oregon minimum wage is just $10.25 an hour. The formation of the Burgerville Workers Union (BVWU), in 2016, came as a pleasant surprise to everyone except Burgerville’s upper management team. The demands coming from the union are reasonable.
The News Line: Feature
DUTCH TEACHERS ON STRIKE DUTCH teachers are on strike, demanding decent salaries and a normal workload, and urging the government to clearly and firmly address burn-out and a shortage in teachers in primary education.
The first regional strike of the planned Code Rood (Code Red) sequence was held in the provinces of Groningen, Friesland and Drente, in the Netherlands, on Wednesday, 14 February.
The News Line: Feature
As Zuma goes–‘SAFTU has no confidence that multi-billionaire Ramaphosa will be any better’ JACOB Zuma resigned as president of South Africa on Wednesday ahead of a vote of no confidence over uncontainable corruption scandals, and has been replaced by billionaire Cyril Ramaphosa, leader of the ANC since December. Zuma had held power since 2009.
The News Line: Feature
‘ANOTHER DANGEROUS STEP IN THE ANNEXATION OF THE WEST BANK’ says Hanan Ashrawi Knesset’s vote to extend Israeli law to academic institutions in the illegal settlements and place them under the authority of the Council for Higher Education in Israel. She said in a press release that ‘this decision represents another dangerous step in the annexation of the occupied West Bank.’

Search
Login
Username

Password


Please create your own account. As a registered user you will gain more access to this website.
News Archive
Wednesday, 14 February 2018
Feature: ‘OFFICERS WERE DRIVEN TO KILL’ –Marikana police tell City Press newspaper
Tuesday, 13 February 2018
Feature: Palestinian minors beaten & interrogated in Israeli detention!
Monday, 12 February 2018
Feature: US Working People’s Day of Action–February 24
Saturday, 10 February 2018
Feature: Nationwide university strike looms
Friday, 9 February 2018
Feature: TENNESSEE PRIVATISATION PLAN SMASHED! University of Tennessee campus union scuppers billionaire governor
Thursday, 8 February 2018
Feature: MARU MUST STAY!
Wednesday, 7 February 2018
Feature: ‘IT’S TIME FOR SOCIALISM’ says Venezuelan President Maduro
Tuesday, 6 February 2018
Feature: PALESTINIAN YOUTH SHOT DEAD IN JENIN – during wide-scale Israeli forces search-and-arrest operations
Monday, 5 February 2018
Feature: KICK TORIES OUT–TO DEFEND NHS! DEMAND 20,000 MARCHERS!
Saturday, 3 February 2018
Feature: Release Amnesty’s Turkish leader
Friday, 2 February 2018
Feature: Capita GP services ‘shambolic’ – BMA GP committee chair Richard Vautrey
Thursday, 1 February 2018
Feature: CARILLION COLLAPSE HITS ROYAL LIVERPOOL HOSPITAL!
Wednesday, 31 January 2018
Feature: GLENCORE LOCKOUT REACHES 200 DAYS The longest lockout in Australia’s history
Tuesday, 30 January 2018
Feature: ‘Common issues between Palestine and the peoples of the African continent’ President Abbas tells African Union summit
Monday, 29 January 2018
Feature: GREEK HOSPITAL WORKERS & DOCKERS 24-HOUR STRIKE
Saturday, 27 January 2018
Feature: PCS demands 5% pay rise
Friday, 26 January 2018
Feature: ‘US works on stopping any investigation into use of chemical weapons’ says Peskov
Thursday, 25 January 2018
Feature: Belgium acts to offset American UNRWA cut
Wednesday, 24 January 2018
Feature: ‘Withdraw these “flexible” contracts’ – West Midlands FBU launch ‘Fired Up’ campaign
Tuesday, 23 January 2018
Feature: TEAMSTERS PARTICIPATE IN MARTIN LUTHER KING DAY

Older Articles