Tuesday, 7 July , 2020

Labour

France: Macron unveils assault on workers’ rights

Trade unions protested in Paris on August 31 as President Emmanuel Macron unveiled his new attacks on workers’ rights, the Morning Star said the...

U.K. election: the Tories’ last gamble?

By Radhika Desai and Alan Freeman Even in an age of political and electoral upsets, Thursday’s U.K. election contained so many shocks that commentators...

British Election: Α Historic Victory of the Left, a Defeat of...

Prime Minister Theresa May was fighting to hold on to her job on Friday as British voters dealt her a punishing blow, denying her...

Corbyn Rides a Groundswell of Revolt

Generation Jezza Labour has offered Britain’s youth a chance at a better future — and been rewarded with a historic polling surge. By Marcus Barnett A single...

Still all to Play for, Says Labour

Corbyn hits the ground running after Tories pick up hundreds of council seats JEREMY CORBYN is hitting the ground running with his election campaign, despite...

Corbyn proposes corporate tax rise

CORPORATION tax could be hiked above its current 20 per cent rate under Labour plans to help abolish tuition fees, Jeremy Corbyn said yesterday. The Labour leader promised to reverse the planned cuts to the levy, which are due to fall to 17 per cent by 2020, and indicated that it could actually rise even further.

Free Movement of Labour and Brexit: Reclaiming National Sovereignty or a...

A ‘positive nationalism’, therefore, in contrast to insular reactionary nationalism, is both ‘popular’ and ‘democratic’. Its content is defined against, in the first instance, national ruling elites and involves ‘decisive struggles’ for democratic rights. Such struggles also have the inherent potential to interlink with other national struggles of a similar democratic and popular nature

New poll puts Labour ahead of Tories for first time since...

Labour was on 34 per cent, with Tories one point behind on 33 per cent, according to the YouGov poll. Ukip was in third place on 16 per cent with the Lib Dems on six per cent, The Daily Mirrorreported. A recent poll by ICM had put the Conservatives and Labour level on 36 per cent, but some had thought this might have just been a one-off, freak result.

Jeremy Corbyn: A revolution in plain sight

In their thousands they came. Carrying home-made placards, they came. Women pushing prams, their kids in tow, the young, middle-aged and old, black, white, disabled, the old left and the newly awoken; in the pouring rain they came. They filled St George’s Plateau and still they came, until they filled the road and the central reservation and the pavements beyond. 10,000 strong they closed Lime St, stopped traffic, and still they came.