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How the free movement of capital across the EU led to the decimation of workers’ rights

DENNIS SKINNER MP – HOW THATCHER FORGED THE CAPITALIST EU ‘When I hear Tories and the purple-faced UKIP go on now about Poles, Romanians and...

Decades of putting City spivs before manufacturing jobs has cost us dear

THE threatened closure of the Appledore shipyard, which has lost the contract to build two navy frigates, looms large in the minds of the...

Unite warns Tories will ‘shipwreck’ our shipbuilding industry

THE government’s lack of clear commitment to shipbuilding could kill off the industry in Britain, defence workers warned. Unite, which represents shipyard workers, said ministers’...

Today’s Labour Party reflects Keir Hardie’s vision for change

RICHARD BURGON considers the enduring relevance of the Labour Party’s founder and first leader RECENTLY reading Bob Holman’s excellent biography Keir Hardie – Labour’s Greatest...

Jeremy and John’s Labour can deliver the radical economic change we need!

Ten years on from the financial crash, Labour showed at its conference this week that it understands the scale of change needed, writes KEN...

The Bevanites and the Gaitskellites

This subject is, of course, relevant to modern day politics within the Labour Party, especially at this current time when we have MP's such...

Steve Hedley. Opinions.

Steve Hedley. Senior Assistant General secretary of the RMT. Giving Labour Heartlands his personal views on some aspects of the left and the state...

Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour vs. the Single Market

If the next Labour government is to be truly transformative, it has to free itself from the constraints of the single market. In recent weeks...

No pasarán

"¡No pasarán!"  "They shall not pass" I heard some chanting behind me about" Tommy" then felt something smash on the left side of my face seconds...

Workers rights Post Brexit

Workers rights Post Brexit. The Chimera of Workers' Rights in the EU Mary Davis One of Remainers’ great fears is that Brexit will undermine workers’ rights. This...