The Socialist

The Socialist 7 December 2016

NHS: Stop the Tory vandals

The Socialist issue 928

No more concessions to Labour right!


Fight for a socialist Brexit

Conservatives humiliated in Richmond

Newham council to sack up to 1,300

Slump in unfair dismissal cases - scrap tribunal fees!

Workers can fight Uber-style care

Compensation disabled

Them & Us


Food banks and the real Daniel Blakes


NHS: Stop the Tory vandals

Hundreds protest the decimation of Devon NHS

Massive support in Stoke for action to save the NHS

Health campaigners in Yorkshire protest "slash and trash plans"


Victory at Standing Rock: US authorities agree to re-route oil pipeline

Spain: Government forced back by Student Union mobilisations

Italy: Establishment routed - workers alternative needed

Portugal: No to witch-hunts - fight the capitalists not socialists

Austria: Far right temporarily halted

Sudan: General strike in defiance of regime


Durham TAs force Labour to suspend pay cuts

Protest against Glasgow Labour's scab workforce plan to defeat Unison strike

Crossrail action in defence of victimised union rep

Unison members barely earning the living wage in some universities

Sacked bakers' union rep Kumaran Bose calls for living wage 'protection'

Workplace news in brief


Bolton council gives 300k to solicitors while making swingeing cuts

Reading TUSC writes to Labour councillors to demand cuts fight


Obituary: John Sharpe: 1953-2016

 
 
 
 

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The Socialist 7 December 2016, NHS: Stop the Tory vandals

spotNo more concessions to Labour right!

Fight for an anti-austerity, socialist party - readmit expelled socialists: In recent weeks the strategy of the pro-capitalist Blairites - to surround Jeremy Corbyn and gradually strangle him - has clearly been stepped up

spotFight for a socialist Brexit

"A tsunami of opposition to the establishment has travelled the world." This description was used by a BBC presenter after the referendum result in Italy on 4 December that forced out their prime minister, Renzi.

spotConservatives humiliated in Richmond

spotNewham council to sack up to 1,300

spotSlump in unfair dismissal cases - scrap tribunal fees!

spotWorkers can fight Uber-style care

spotCompensation disabled

spotThem & Us

Food banks feature

spotFood banks and the real Daniel Blakes

Hundreds of thousands of people are surviving and feeding themselves by using foodbanks in Britain today

spotNHS: Stop the Tory vandals

The Tory plan to privatise the NHS via the back door has given way to smashing in via the main entrance.

spotHundreds protest the decimation of Devon NHS

spotMassive support in Stoke for action to save the NHS

spotHealth campaigners in Yorkshire protest "slash and trash plans"

spotVictory at Standing Rock: US authorities agree to re-route oil pipeline

US authorities (subject to possible appeal) have agreed to abandon the planned oil pipeline through Standing Rock, North Dakota, after a months-long standoff between protesters and armed police.

spotSpain: Government forced back by Student Union mobilisations

spotItaly: Establishment routed - workers alternative needed

spotPortugal: No to witch-hunts - fight the capitalists not socialists

spotAustria: Far right temporarily halted

spotSudan: General strike in defiance of regime

spotDurham TAs force Labour to suspend pay cuts

Durham teaching assistants (TAs) have won a significant battle in their campaign to prevent Labour-controlled Durham council from cutting their pay by up to 23%.

spotProtest against Glasgow Labour's scab workforce plan to defeat Unison strike

spotCrossrail action in defence of victimised union rep

spotUnison members barely earning the living wage in some universities

spotSacked bakers' union rep Kumaran Bose calls for living wage 'protection'

spotWorkplace news in brief

spotBolton council gives 300k to solicitors while making swingeing cuts

Bolton Socialist Party is backing mounting calls for the leader of the Labour council, Cliff Morris, to resign over the use of emergency powers to hand over 300,000 to an ambulance chasing solicitor, Asons.

spotReading TUSC writes to Labour councillors to demand cuts fight

John Sharpe: 1953-2016

spotObituary: John Sharpe: 1953-2016

John Sharpe has died of heart disease very suddenly, at a ridiculously early age.