A week after apparently losing an election in which he was constitutionally barred from standing, the president of Honduras seems to have carried out a coup to keep himself in power. John Perry reports from Central America.
What does Momentum mean by a "transformative socialist movement"? Is the working class just a stage army to wheel out to reinforce the will of parliamentarians? Or does it mean working class communities taking power into their own hands, occupying workplaces, seizing the centres of power, defying bureaucrats and the establishment to rip up power by the roots, in alliance with socialists in Parliament?
MANCHESTER STUDENT UNION members sprang into action when the university offered to host one of the main national events ‘celebrating’ the 100th anniversary of the Balfour Declaration being organised by the Israeli embassy and Zionist Federation.
POLICE RAIDS ON OFFICES of the Australian Workers’ Union (AWU) are being described as “politically motivated”, with global unions threatening to mount a campaign for sanctions against the Australian government for violation of workers’ rights.
Our brilliant ballot result - 99% of members rejecting the pay cap and wanting it scrapped and 80% saying they are prepared to take industrial action to achieve it - is a damning indictment of the Tory pay policy.
BY THE TIME YOU READ THIS, Britain may have been fracked for the first time since the first abortive attempt in 2011, which caused two earthquakes and radioactive wastewater to be dumped in the Manchester Ship Canal.