Liverpool City Council: Vote for OSAC’s Martin Ralph on 6 May

We demand a needs budget, to avoid a catastrophe! Stop Labour’s implementation of Tory policy! Unite trade unionists and neighbourhoods in the struggles! By Martin Ralph - OSAC candidate After more than a year of Covid and eleven years of austerity, too many have died unnecessarily. Inequality and suffering have continued to rise,...

No Unelected Commissioners in Liverpool! No Reduction in Democracy!

The following motions were passed by the Emergency Liverpool TUC Meeting on 27 March. We call on trade unions, community and social movements in the city to help mobilise a protest against the Tory attempt to take over the city. By Liverpool TUC This Liverpool construction branch is very concerned about...

Tories: Hands off Liverpool! No imposed commissioners!

Johnson’s plan to send in commissioners for three years to deal with the alleged corruption in the City Council has nothing to do rooting out corruption. The Labour Council antics and, above all, their pro-business and implementation of austerity since 2010 has opened the door. Nothing like this has ever...

Kill the bill! Not us! Tory ‘democracy’ defends statues, not women or the right to protest.

The government has introduced the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill to Parliament, and its second reading was rushed through. Because of widespread protests, the third and final reading has been delayed until after Easter. Delayed but not scrapped. By Martin Ralph – International Socialist League (UK) The bill gives more...

Sarah Everard Murdered: Reclaim Our Streets!

Just days after 8th March, and the sexism and misogyny that define our society has shown itself in the most extreme of cases. The murder of Sarah Everard has sickened the country, and the talk that is dominating the streets, social media and mainstream media has shifted to the...

Britain: Emergency Programme to defeat COVID

No return to work without full safety measures Against the economic crisis The ravages of the COVID-19 pandemic have laid bare the fault lines that run through British society. Over 4 million people have tested positive, and over 120,000 people have died with the highest death rates amongst frontline workers, black,...

The year of living dangerously

Te third year nursing student Dafydd Jones reflects on the campaign for pay and conditions in the NHS during the hardest year for healthcare workers in living memory. By International Socialist League - Britain How did NHS workers’ struggle advance in 2020 over wages, funding for services, etc.? 2020 is of course...

Fight Racism Where Ever It Is: BLACK LIVES MATTER

Keelie was one of the organisers of a Sandbach BLM event in late August and her speech she said, the past couple of months have been a rollercoaster of emotions and the actions of some have proved our point as to why we need to start an anti-racism campaign...

The UK Economy – to hell in a hand cart!

While Johnson is pretending to throw the “kitchen sink” at the British economy, as with COVID-19 containment and prevention, many in the health, education and other public services say it is too little too late. The “kitchen sink” is meant to save capital not workers. By Peter Windeler Figures show that...

Johnson’s throws sand in workers’ eyes and £2 billion into bosses’ pockets

On Wednesday 8 July, the government of Boris Johnson in the person of Chancellor Sunak Rishi, announced that the government will make available £2bn pounds to mitigate the economic and social crisis caused by the Coronavirus. By Etiandro Costa The government admits the following on the gov.uk website. The global economy...

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