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27 April 2021
Speakers include Kumaran Bose, TUSC candidate for North Evington; and Damian Cosgrove, TUSC candidate for Loughborough North West.
31 March 2021
Unite members at SPS Technologies in Leicester have taken four one-day strikes against management's 'fire and rehire' attempts to destroy their terms and conditions
10 March 2021
Sarah Seaton, chair of the University of Leicester University and College Union branch, has spoken to the Socialist about fighting proposed redundancies and the impact the pandemic has had.
24 February 2021
Garment workers have among the highest rate of coronavirus deaths for working women in the UK, the Office for National Statistics has revealed
18 November 2020
Leicester's NHS bosses seem scared about the 'Save Our NHS Leicestershire' campaign's attempts to put forward alternative views on their proposals to reorganise our hospitals, including the closure of the Leicester General Hospital.
21 October 2020
Leicester has been under some form of lockdown since March. We were the first city to go into local lockdown
7 October 2020
When Boris Johnson falsely announced his government would build "40 new hospitals" at Tory conference a year ago, it turned out that in fact only six trusts were to get much delayed routine investment.
15 July 2020
Trade unionists, parents and campaigners across Leicester are organising a campaign to defend safety and workers' rights in the pandemic-hit city.
8 July 2020
In Leicester Covid-19 is prevalent in areas that have a thriving underworld of sweatshops.
1 July 2020
Government failures fan Covid:
Once again, this incompetent Tory government, intent on pursuing its pro-big business agenda of prematurely ending the pandemic lockdown, has put lives at risk.
3 June 2020
In almost every primary in Newham, east London, staff voted against increased school attendance and did not go in on Monday 1 June.
11 May 2020
Care home workers in Leicestershire are to be rewarded for their courage and sacrifice during this crisis with a pay cut and worsening conditions of service, writes Heather Rawling, Unison union member (personal capacity).
31 March 2020
Key workers continue to put their own health and safety at risk.
26 February 2020
In one of the poorest cities in the country, the cuts will disproportionately affect those on low incomes, particularly women and the disabled - as stated in the council's own budget report!
20 February 2020
Climate strikers' Valentine's Day message
20 November 2019
Just a few of the events where the Socialist newspaper has been sold in the past few days. Seizing chances in Leicester, election action in Cleethorpes, CWU solidarity in York
20 November 2019
More than 150 protested on against cuts in the NHS nationally and locally
13 November 2019
As the general election goes into full swing, so do the Tory lies about the NHS. Boris Johnson claimed at the Tory party conference that they would build "40 new hospitals" in ten years.
11 September 2019
Leicester Socialist Party supported the 7 September demo against attacks on the democratic rights of the Kashmiri people by the right-wing Modi government.
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