The Cost of Living Crisis: What It is and How to Fight It

Inflation: what it is and how to fight it

INFLATION IS at its highest level for over 40 years and the rate continues to climb. For workers under the age of 40, this is their first real taste of sustained rising prices. Prices began to rise back in the summer of 2021 but this accelerated in the first six months of 2022. Exacerbated by […]

KD Tait  ·  04 July 2022

Build a mass movement against inflation

THE COST OF living crisis is an attack on the whole working class. It requires a class-wide response to force the rich to pay for the rising cost of living out of their profits. That is why we need a mass movement, rooted in the workplaces and communities, but united in strategy and struggle. Many […]

KD Tait  ·  24 June 2022

How workers fought inflation in the 1970s

We don't have to accept the erosion of pay and hiking of profits.

Workers Power  ·  19 June 2022

From food riots to revolution

The political economy of food.

Workers Power  ·  18 June 2022

The cost of living crisis: what it is and how to fight it

WORKERS IN BRITAIN today face the biggest cost of living squeeze for two generations. The Retail Price Index (RPI) rate of inflation stands at its highest since 1980 at 13%. But that doesn’t even come close to explaining the impact on working class households — energy, transport, housing and food costs are rising even faster. […]

Workers Power  ·  17 June 2022

The Rank and File’s Next Step

A communist strategy for building a united industrial, social and political fightback.

Workers Power  ·  16 June 2022

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