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Hundreds attend Manchester Peoples’ Assembly

Over 600, maybe 700 people crammed into Central Methodist Hall for the Manchester Peoples ‘Assembly on Tuesday, one of a series of events organised in the lead up to the main assembly held in London next month. The largest attended […]

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Where now after the Unite general secretary election?

Jerry Hicks post-election national meeting  After the terrific 80,000 strong vote for his campaign in the unions, supporters of Jerry Hicks will meet in London this Saturday. The vote for Jerry Hicks shows that many UNITE members have an appetite […]

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Left Unity: A chaotic yet positive start

On Saturday 11 May, over 100 people attended the first meeting of Left Unity in central London. Delegates and volunteers came from across the country, representing dozens of groups big and small. Participants ranged from those in left organisations, political […]

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Protest against the ‘March for England’ – Brighton

On Sunday the 21st of April the far-right group March for England (the name of both their group and event) will once again be marching through Brighton. MFE were one of the groups involved in the creation of the English […]

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Forty attend first Moss Side bedroom tax meeting in Manchester

On Wednesday 10th April South Manchester Against the Bedroom Tax held its first public meeting in Whalley Range Methodist Church. The attendance of 40 people was promising, owing partly to some comprehensive leafleting of the Alexandria Park Estate over the […]

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What’s happening with London Student? [Video]

The editor of London Student, is threatened with sacking by the University of London Union executive, this video examines some of the issues around the controversy

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Appeal for funds: fighting the bedroom tax in Manchester

Over the past few weeks activists in South Manchester have been working very hard to prepare the ground for an offensive against the bedroom tax. A launch meeting is planned for 10th April, where we hope to encourage residents to […]

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Thousands march to defend Whittington Hospital

James Drummond reports on the campaign to save the Whittington

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