Politics & Economics

South London activists target BAE Systems

A demo is planned for Saturday 20 January outside Blue Fin Building, 110 Southwark Street.

Jeremy Dewar  ·  17 January 2024

Jewish Action for Palestine launched in Manchester

In response to the latest onslaught of the Zionist state against the people of Gaza.

George Banks  ·  17 January 2024

Leeds Palestine movement gets activists organised

Report of the Palestine solidarity movement in Leeds.

Andy Yorke  ·  17 January 2024

Tories take aim at migrant workers as Brexit drives immigration to record high

Keir Starmer and Shadow Home Secretary Yvette Cooper are desperate not to be viewed as ‘soft on migrants’.

George Banks  ·  14 January 2024

Criminal Justice Bill 2023: Criminalising poverty

Another vile bill from the 'Nasty Party'.

Workers Power  ·  14 January 2024

The class struggle in 2024

Great power rivalry is back. That means more wars, more coups — and an end to the farce of global cooperation on climate change. On the home front, a general election is a chance for workers to put our demands on the agenda.

KD Tait  ·  12 January 2024

For Workers’ Action To break links with Israel

Britain is a key link in Israel’s war machine, selling weapons, conducting research, and investing pension funds. It’s time to the break the link—no cooperation with occupation!

Dave Stockton  ·  12 January 2024

‘Two States’: The nature and purpose of a reactionary utopia

For more than 70 yrs Israel and its western allies have cloaked their disposition and ethnic cleansing of Palestine behind the supposed goal of the eventual Palestinian State. Why has it never been achieved?

Robert Teller  ·  12 January 2024

Israel & the illusion of national unity

Alex Rutherford explains the tensions between the different factions of Zionism and how these affect Israel’s war aims

Alex Rutherford  ·  12 January 2024

Islamism, terrorism and Palestinian liberation

Jeremy Dewar asks whether Hamas is ‘just another terrorist organisation’.

Jeremy Dewar  ·  28 November 2023

Zionism: The theory and practice of ethnic cleansing

Alex Rutherford charts the origins of Zionism in response to antisemitism and its evolution into a colonial project backed by imperialism.

Alex Rutherford  ·  28 November 2023

Labour commits to Tory spending plans

Tories and Labour have moved into election mode.

Peter Main  ·  13 November 2023

Why we defend ‘from the river to the sea’

Andy MacDonald, Labour MP for Middlesbrough, has been suspended for using the phrase.

Workers Power  ·  13 November 2023

Starmer doubles down on support for Israel’s war

Dozens of councillors have resigned, and Labour have tried to frame dissent as a 'Muslim issue'.

George Banks  ·  13 November 2023

UK erupts in protest against Israel’s war

Reports from protests across the country.

Workers Power  ·  10 November 2023

For workers’ sanctions against Israel’s war

Fight for workers' control to stop UK complicity in the occupation

Workers Power  ·  27 October 2023

Hundreds of thousands march against Israel’s war. What next?

Workers' action can strengthen the global solidarity movement

KD Tait  ·  23 October 2023

Julian Assange: criminalising journalism

Protest on Day X.

Alex Rutherford  ·  16 October 2023

What does a Labour Government mean for workers?

By Dave Stockton As we go to press, the Labour Party Conference is assembling in Liverpool. With its many fringe events it has been promoted as the largest such gathering in years. But it will be unlike the gatherings of social movement activists in the Corbyn years. The Guardian reported in September that a total […]

Dave Stockton  ·  13 October 2023

Starmer sets out his stall – for the bosses

By KD Tait In early September Keir Starmer reshuffled the shadow cabinet ready for a general election campaign, stuffing it with Blairite hardliners, friends to big business and sworn enemies of the left. Just as the Tory conference marked the beginning of the struggle for the leadership of the Conservatives in the wake of an […]

KD Tait  ·  13 October 2023

Resist the Tories’ carnival of reaction

It’s time for them to go.

George Banks  ·  13 October 2023

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