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Universal Credit is ‘here to stay’ – says Hammond

TORY Chancellor Hammond, yesterday in his budget claimed to jeers: ‘the era of austerity is finally coming to an end.’ This is...

Austerity and Universal Credit to continue!

TORY chancellor Philip Hammond made a climb down in his budget speech yesterday to Theresa May, but there was no climb down over continuing...

Defend the NHS by expropriating the drug companies and banks...

AUDIT Scotland, the public spending watchdog for Scotland, has issued a damning report on the NHS funding crisis, which it states is in a...

Corbyn stabs Brexit in the back for the benefit of ...

LABOUR leader Corbyn, in his response to PM May’s Monday update to the House of Commons ahead of this week’s European Council, made it...

Davis Calls On The Cabinet To Revolt – Now Is The...

NOW that the ex-Brexit negotiator Davis has called for the Cabinet to rise up against the May government’s permanent Customs Union, and her plan...

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

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

McDonald’s, TGI Fridays, Uber Eats and Wetherspoon strike!

HUNDREDS of striking McDonald’s, TGI Fridays, Wetherspoon, and Uber Eats mostly young workers held a joint rally in London’s Leicester Square on Thursday. They...

‘McStrike’ demands £10 an hour

‘WHAT do we want – fair pay! When do we want it – now!’ shouted hundreds of striking McDonald’s, TGI Fridays, Wetherspoons, and UberEats...

Millions of children face hunger under Tory austerity – TUC must...

A SHOCKING study carried out by the GMB union released yesterday showed that almost one in ten school staff bring in their own food...

Working class will refuse to pay for Carillion bankruptcy

THE BANKRUPTCY last January of Carillion, Britain’s largest construction company, is going to cost the working class more than £150 million on top of...

Corbyn and McDonnell peddle reformist rubbish to avert revolution

Both Jeremy Corbyn and his deputy, shadow chancellor John McDonnell, unveiled their ‘radical’ new plans for saving British capitalism from the anger of the...

Form Councils Of Action To Stop Savage Council Cuts And Bring...

THE LEADERS of England’s councils have predicted the inevitability of ‘unpalatable cutbacks’ in vital council services next year as a result of the Tories...

8-day war games: US military train up Syrian terrorists! Workers of...

US MILITARY forces have just held eight days of exercises with Syrian terrorists in the south of the country around the US military base...

Doctors and nurses warn cuts mean new winter crisis

DOCTORS and nurses slammed government cuts and warned of a new winter crisis in response to the latest NHS Digital performance figures released on...

Israel’s Nation-State Law condemned by the TUC!

TUC DELEGATES in Manchester yesterday waved Palestinian flags as they voted unanimously for Emergency Motion 4, ‘Cuts to UNWRA and the Nation-State Law.’ This...

‘Zero hours contracts will be banned’ under Labour! – McDonnell addresses...

‘ZERO hours contracts will be banned’ under a Labour government Shadow Chancellor John McDonnell said yesterday in a keynote address to the TUC...

RMT opposes the TUC over 2nd referendum!

RMT leader Mick Cash hit out to oppose the TUC General Council statement on Brexit saying that it was a staging post to try...

‘Call general strike!’ WRP & YS TUC lobby demands • Break...

LARGE numbers of delegates stopped at the WRP and Young Socialists lobby of the opening day of the TUC Congress in Manchester on Sunday....

‘WE WANT GENERAL ELECTION NOT A SECOND REFERENDUM’ – TUC delegates...

TUC DELEGATES on the opening day of their Congress in Manchester yesterday, were lobbied by a large delegation of WRP and YS members...

Congress Must Sack O’Grady And Mobilise To Bring Down The Tories!

THE ‘leader’ of the Trade Union Congress, Frances O’Grady yesterday stabbed millions of workers in the back when she declared on The Andrew Marr...

Blair Wants To Split The Labour Party And Join With Remain...

THE DEPTH of the crisis of the UK ruling class can be gauged by the fact that they have been forced to bring the...

Bankrupt Italian Capitalism Is Set To Crash And Bring The Bankrupt...

ITALY’S economic crisis is reaching the point of explosion, an explosion that even bourgeois economists fear will bring down the eurozone and the entire...

Labour Nec Gives In To Tory-Zionist Witch-Hunt!

THE Labour Party’s NEC on Tuesday gave way to the Tory-Zionist witch-hunt and agreed to adopt the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA) definition of...

Britain Apologises To Chagossians – Now Hand Them Back Their Islands!

BRITAIN has apologised to the Chagos Islanders for the ‘shameful’ way it evicted them from the Chagos Archipelago in the Indian Ocean. The apology came...

Pupils subjected to physical and mental cruelty in school isolation...

School children in England are being put in ‘physically and mentally cruel’ isolation units for up to 7 hours a day at academy trust...

Labour Must Expel The Splitters And Battle For A Corbyn-Led Government!

SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell has revealed he is ‘worried and saddened’ about the prospect of the Labour Party being split by the fake ‘Labour...

Windrush generation deported to die abroad! Tories and their racist ...

COME over as a child from the Caribbean to the UK in the 1960s, go to school in the UK, work an entire life...

‘Workless’ families fall – child poverty soars!

THE PROPORTION of households in the UK where no-one is working is at its lowest point for over 20 years, the Office for National...

Chagos Islanders are determined to return to their homes!

NEXT week the British government will be hauled kicking and screaming before judges at the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in The Hague over...

TUC right wing determined to stay in the EU whatever it...

AT this year’s annual conference of the Trades Union Congress (TUC) the right-wing of the trade union bureaucracy will attempt to commit the working...

Tuc C0Ngress Must Give Corbyn And Palestine 100% Backing!

YESTERDAY’S editorial of the bosses’ and bankers’ Sunday Telegraph gave its marching orders to Labour’s right wing and fake lefts, saying of Labour leader...

Average Weekly Wage £13 Lower!

AVERAGE weekly earnings in the UK are £13 lower than they were a decade ago, a think tank study has found. Job insecurity is...

Defend All Jobs And Services And Send The Bailiffs Packing!

HARD PRESSED councils facing the threat of bankruptcy at the hands of the Tory government, and facing the prospect of having government commissioners imposed...

AUSTERITY MUST END NOW! says Unite’s McCluskey as nurses’ leader quits

‘AUSTERITY must end now,’ Unite General Secretary Len McCluskey said yesterday, on the eve of the TUC Congress, following the announcement that the UK...

‘Keep The Ground Aflame With Popular Resistance’ Urges President Abbas

THE PALESTINIAN President, Mahmoud Abbas has called for more popular resistance and warned ‘We should not underestimate it’. He has called for further visits to...

Overthrow the ‘Big Brother’ bosses & surveillance society with socialist revolution!

THE TRADE Union Congress has conducted a survey which indicates that more than half of workers in the UK, some 56%, are being monitored...

Students driven out of university

AXING student grants while hiking up university fees to an eyewatering £9,500 a year has driven tens of thousands of students out of education,...

RMT ‘Will Fight Pay Cap!’

RMT General Secretary Mick Cash yesterday warned Transport Secretary Grayling against trying to impose a ‘pay cap’ on railworkers. Transport Secretary...

Super-rich elite is thumbing its nose at super-exploited workers and commuters!

RESEARCH into FTSE 100 chief executives’ pay packages and the just-published findings have confirmed to angry workers that they have been taken for a...

Tory enforcers paid £1,500 a day to push through savage Northants...

TWENTY-one libraries closing, rubbish collections and road maintenance stripped to the bone, hundreds of council workers sacked, children’s services axed – these were...

Angry Nurses Force Emergency General Meeting Over Pay Sell-Out!

AN EMERGENCY General meeting will be held by the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) in September, in response to a petition with over 1,000...

Drive Virgin and all privateers out of NHS

VIRGIN Care has been awarded over £2bn of NHS contracts in the last five years alone, ringing alarm bells over the further privatisation of...

Angry Nurses Force Re-Call Over Wages!

NURSES’ anger over the NHS pay sell-out has forced the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) to call an Emergency General Meeting in ‘late September’,...

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...

Nurses demand emergency conference to remove union leaders guilty of...

NURSES reacted with fury last week when they received their July pay packets and realised that the 3% pay increase their union, the RCN,...

NUS gives full support for university strikes!

THE NATIONAL Union of Students (NUS) threw its weight behind the biggest ever wave of strikes on university campuses yesterday. The NUS pledged its solid...