Monday, 19 April , 2021

Working Class

6,500 migrant workers have died in Qatar since World Cup awarded

Guardian analysis indicates shocking figure over the past decade likely to be an underestimate 23 Feb 2021 More than 6,500 migrant workers from India, Pakistan, Nepal,...

UK gig drivers recognised as workers – what next?

by Jill Toh 25th February 2021 In a landmark judgment last Friday, the UK Supreme Court unanimously ruled in favour of ‘gig’ workers in a six-year...

Albania: Head of Miners Union to Run as Independent Candidate in...

Jan. 21, 2021 The head of the Union of Miners of Bulqiza, Elton Debreshi, will run as an independent candidate for deputy in the Dibra...

Trump’s Democrats

By Stephanie Muravchik and Jon A. Shields September 29, 2020 Why did hundreds of Democratic strongholds break for Donald Trump in 2016 and...

Brexit: New debates and hard choices

Johnson and his government are too incompetent and ignorant to deliver radical change post Brexit English nationalists have succeeded in getting Britain to leave the...

9 in 10 British workers will need to reskill by 2030,...

19 Oct, 2020 Britain needs to spend £130 billion over 10 years on adult education because 90 percent of the work force will require some...

The Racial Wealth Gap Is About the Upper Classes

Here’s an idea: we should redistribute wealth from the largely white 1 percent to the poor and working class of all races — tackling...

The Left’s failure to recognise a massively changed economic landscape gives...

By Glenn Diesen 19 Aug, 2020 Despite some very obvious flaws, President Trump still presents a viable option for many Americans left behind economically by the...

Tönnies or the failure of “social Europe”

The scandalous working and living conditions of workers in the German meat industry (such as Tönnies) have been criticized by trade unions for more...

‘I used to push for working class kids to go to...

By Dr Lisa McKenzie 21 Jun, 2020 I’ve spent the last 20 years of my life working with and supporting working class people to get into...