As the year ends, we reflect on major global political and economic trends and prepare ourselves for the struggles ahead.
By Dave Stockton Britain is experiencing yet another damaging outburst of coronavirus, this time the Omicron variant. Once again, leaving aside its apparent origin in South Africa, the UK is […]
Omicron and vaccine mismanagement push pandemic into third year
By Tim Nailsea BRITAIN’S ECONOMIC growth has almost stalled because of shortages of labour in parts of industry and of material inputs, due to disruptions in the supply chain, coupled […]
By KD Tait ON SATURDAY 16 October tens of thousands attended an anti-fascist demonstration in Rome, called by the CGIL trade union, in response to a fascist attack on the […]
FIVE TRADE unions, representing 3 million keyworkers in health, transport, retail and education, have issued a stark warning of the danger of a third wave this winter. ‘With hundreds of […]
Mass unemployment and the scourge of long-term joblessness have returned.
Brexit and pandemic-induced shortages fuel demands for action on pay and conditions
Coronavirus cases are surging once again.
The world's largest vaccine manufacturer is in India.