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11 September 2017
24 days of strike action have brought greedy profiteering company Serco to the table
26 July 2017
Serco strikers have led a magnificent fight so far
5 July 2017
Over 100 local residents, including 20 who couldn't get in, packed the Berner Community Centre in Tower Hamlets, east London, on 2 July, angry about a number of recent attacks on local Muslim people.
31 May 2017
Education workers, parents and students are uniting in protest
29 March 2017
"Save our Nurseries!" This was the chant of local campaigners, mostly women and mothers, who lobbied a full council meeting in Tower Hamlets town hall, east London
1 March 2017
Just before Women's Day, Tower Hamlets council voted for cuts in children's and youth services
22 February 2017
Tower Hamlets council plans to vote through cuts in its budget of £58 million on 22 February. Labour Party mayor John Biggs essentially thinks there's no other option but to implement the Tory government cuts.
16 November 2016
Struggle, internationalism and socialism, these ideas - and how powerful they can be in action - electrified the magnificent rallies and workshops at Socialism 2016
13 July 2016
Reports of some of the rallies and meetings in support of Jeremy Corbyn.
1 April 2016
The project could lead to the total destruction of the world's largest mangrove forest.
1 March 2016
Local residents, trade unionists and campaigners turned out to oppose cuts at Tower Hamlets council's budget setting meeting on 24 February
24 February 2016
Tower Hamlets Independent Group councillors will move an amendment to the east London borough's cuts budget on 24 February.
17 February 2016
In Tower Hamlets on 17 February a second People's Budget meeting is being held jointly between the Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition and the Tower Hamlets Independent group of councillors.
27 January 2016
Socialist Party members argued for East London Momentum to support no-cuts 'people's budget' proposals, as well as establishing mechanisms for democratic reselection of MPs. This latter point was taken up without disagreement.
27 January 2016
A right-wing Labour councillor in Tower Hamlets, east London, has accused anti-austerity activists of emulating the far-right, racist British National Party.
18 January 2016
A buzzing meeting voted to oppose cuts to council services
13 January 2016
The only way councillors can stop the huge Tory cuts is to mobilise a mass campaign of the council workforce, local residents and anti-cuts campaigners.
6 January 2016
TUSC and the Independent Group of councillors are holding a meeting against cuts
9 December 2015
It's the quiz of 2015, compiled by the Socialist. The questions are drawn from articles covering events in the UK and internationally during the last year. Good luck and season's greetings.
18 November 2015
The cat is out of the bag. As the Financial Times reported: "Chancellor George Osborne is considering a radical multibillion-pound plan to privatise the government's stake in housing associations".
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