Bedroom tax activists in Manchester are calling for tenants, trade unionists and other campaigners from across the country to flock to the city at the end of June – to demonstrate and lobby at the biggest corporate event in the [...]
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 [...]
Ken Loach new film, The Spirit of 45, reminds us all of a precious commodity, the Welfare State. A review by Rachel Brooks.
A good start to bedroom tax campaigning, despite attempts by the Labour Party to hijack the day, writes Jak Dyehouse
The left needs to act in the face of welfare attacks. Mark Booth on the case for mutual aid and solidarity not charity.
John Bowman explains the policy behind the bedroom tax and the next steps for the campaign Of all the Tories’ cuts to benefits, the “bedroom tax” has provoked the biggest wave of anger. The cuts of 14% to housing benefit for [...]
Dan Edwards discusses the Government’s latest policy disaster.
As the welfare bill passes with a 56 majority, Dan Edwards reflects on its murderous consequences