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Trump “Hands off our NHS”: British healthcare workers greet Trump in London

Massive protests are being held in London on the occasion of Donald Trump’s visit following revelations that the US seeks total market access in a post-Brexit UK, especially to the National Health Service

UK Why Corbyn’s agenda does not translate to ‘attack on wealth creation’

The dangers arise because of capitalists’ willful opposition rather than anything in the economics of the agenda itself

Lecturers and staff go on strike in universities across the UK

The strike was called after the workers were pushed to a “breaking point” according to the UCU

Doctors worldwide demand Assange be moved to a hospital

Doctors from eight countries around the world demand Assange be moved to a hospital over concerns of his deteriorating health

Communications Union UK ‘We stand united’: CWU leaders on the court verdict against UK postal workers’ strike

General Secretary Dave Ward and Deputy General Secretary Postal Terry Pullinger of Communication Workers Union (CWU) express their views.

Postal workers strike UK Postal workers outraged at UK court’s injunction against the strike

The strike ballot was organized after postal workers union accused the Royal Mail management of breaching the agreement to raise pay, reform pensions and reduce weekly working hours from 39 to 35 by 2022 was not being honoured.

Workers, organized by the BFAWU, have demanded a hike in wages to GBP 15 per hour and union recognition, among other things (Photo: Morning Star) McStrike in London for wage Hike, guaranteed hours and union Rights

The multinational fast-food giant is among the biggest employers in the UK, outside of the National Health Services (NHS), but its contracts are among the lowest paid wage jobs in the country.

Thousands protest US attempts to extradite Julian Assange in London

Thousands attended The ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ rally in London on November 5 to protest US attempts to extradite Wikileaks founder Julian Assange.

UCL UK protests University College of London employees overwhelmingly vote to go on strike

The nearly 300 workers of the University College of London, who are outsourced, are seeking benefits on par with the in-house employees of the institution

Assange Hundreds take part in ‘Don’t Extradite Assange’ rally in London

The rally featured several celebrities and progressive activists advocating for Assange’s release, along with his father John Shipton, who also addressed the crowds

Boris Johnson elections British parliament to vote on snap polls for fourth time today

On Monday, the House of Commons approved a government motion for fresh elections but not by the necessary two-thirds majority. Tuesday’s vote will see the same proposal moved as a bill under another provision that requires only a simple majority

Assange in court

Historian and former diplomat Craig Murray describes the farcical proceedings at a Westminster court on October 21 when a judge summarily dismissed a request by Julian Assange’s legal team for more time to prepare for the case

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