Jim McVicar, 1958-2020
Bringing more women to socialism
“Imaginings of a feminist, anti-capitalist future can only happen when women are incorporated into the movement in good faith and not as tokens.”
Jihadi murderers are enemies of the working class
The secular far right of Le Pen and Farage and the jihadists are mutually dependent on each other.
Rail workers strike against Serco
ince the start of the lockdown in March, Britain’s privatised rail operators have received over 3 billion pounds of taxpayers’ funding to continue operating their services during the pandemic.
Climate action in Scotland stepped up
Trade unionists rally for Richie Venton and extend action
Tories enshrine impunity for British security forces in law
“As the UK government doubles down on its ambition to assert state power at home and across the globe, it is all the more necessary for the left to demand that Scottish independence presents a real and genuine alternative.”
Stop blaming students – meet public health and testing needs!
Governments and university authorities need to listen to student and trade unions warnings about the dangers and respond with a public health focus, not blame and the threat of expulsion.
Italian elections: democracy reduced, government given breathing space
Salvini took over the leadership of the right from Berlusconi but now is being challenged by Meloni