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'Stuff their cuts' says TUSC candidate Liz Kitching

The Tories have threatened a £12 billion new assault on welfare. Benefits campaigner and Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition (TUSC) candidate for Leeds Central Liz Kitching argues why we need an alternative to austerity and racism.

Tories and Labour eye the rich as election race begins

The general election campaign is officially underway—and many people are bored of it already.

Detainees at Dungavel join calls for freedom as protesters gather outside

Protesters outside Dungavel detention centre

Detainees in Dungavel Detention Centre in Lanarkshire took to its grounds last week to join a solidarity demonstration taking place outside.

Angry victims walk out of Penrose inquiry 'whitewash' into medical disaster

Campaigners branded a public inquiry into the worst treatment disaster in the history of the NHS a “whitewash” last week. 

Bosses feel the heat as support grows for National Gallery strikers

National Gallery workers are organising to pile pressure on their bosses, reports Annette Mackin

SNP conference shows a thirst for an alternative to austerity in Scotland

Scottish National Party (SNP) leader Nicola Sturgeon made her biggest pitch yet for the Labour vote in Scotland at the SNP’s spring conference last weekend.


The left needs to fight Syriza's compromises

Satisfying the workers’ demands and breaking with the EU blackmail means a revolutionary strategy, writes Panos Garganas

The Front National is using its votes to build fascism in France

Could Marine Le Pen’s fascist Front National (FN) win the next French presidential election in 2017? The dominant trend on the French left is to see the FN’s gains only through this prism.

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