Local Politics

Capitalism Kills: Build a Mass Struggle for Refugee Rights

This was mass murder. The horrific tragedy that unfolded on 24 November was predictable and predicted. Right-wing governments on both sides of the English Channel now point fingers at one another and play the blame game. They have even sickeningly tried to leverage the issue amid the growing tensions between Britain, France and the capitalist EU. But the truth is they are all guilty. Their whole system is guilty.

Oppose Nolan’s transphobic crusade

Another month goes by, and the right-wing media commentators spin their tombola for deciding who it will be that launches the next attack on the LGBTQ+ community. This time around it’s Stephen Nolan, popular radio host and TV personality in his most recent BBC Sounds podcast, “Nolan Investigates: Stonewall”. Within […]

Blah, Blah Blah from Stormont on the climate crisis

“Blah, blah, blah” is how Greta Thunberg has described what we get from politicians across the world. This is strikingly seen at the COP26 climate conference where world leaders “lobbied” to water down reports which expose the urgency of the climate crisis. The COP26 conference is widely seen as a […]

NHS workers speak out against low pay and unsafe staffing levels

The NHS staff shortage is endangering the lives of patients and health workers themselves. This was plainly displayed on september 6th when it was reported that 613 people had spent more than 12 hours on hospital trolleys waiting to be seen. This extreme pressure has driven many out of the […]