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Protest Against Huge Budget Cuts in Bradford

Anti-austerity protesters turned up outside Bradford town hall last Thursday to make their feelings known. As one protester said: ‘we will not take these cuts lying down’! 244 more words

Peter Robson

An alternative to austerity is growing in Merseyside

Clara Saraiva shares the experiences of an anti-austerity conference bringing together grassroots activists across Merseyside.

100 people took part in the “No Austerity Conference” February 14 in Liverpool, with participation from representatives from trade unions, community organisations, leftist parties. 876 more words


Podemos Must Move From Anti Austerity To Socialism

by David Peel

I know it is a bit early to be thinking of Christmas 2015, but it is worth putting a note in your diaries to watch out for the Spanish General Election, which takes place on December 20.  950 more words


Building an alternative to austerity in Harrogate & Knaresborough

Harrogate Socialists were campaigning on behalf of the Trade Unionist & Socialist Coalition (TUSC) today. An anti-cuts stall was held in Knaresborough and leafleting sessions were also organised in the High Harrogate ward, where Paul Viney is standing as the local TUSC candidate. 461 more words


The March for Homes - put an End to Social Cleansing

Almost a month ago, campaigners, trade unionists and others demanding an end to London’s social cleansing of working-class people marched on City Hall demanding an end to property developers’ profiteering. 628 more words


Harrogate TUSC & FBU agree joint campaign against fire service cuts

Simon Wall, Brigade Chair of the North Yorkshire Fire Brigades Union (FBU), met with the Trade Unionist & Socialist Coalition (TUSC) in Harrogate today. Simon expressed his support for TUSC candidate Paul Viney in High Harrogate and a joint FBU/TUSC campaign was agreed against cuts to the fire service in the town. 555 more words

Harrogate TUSC

Stop,Look,Listen…my weekly selection of favourite films, books and events to get you out of the house


….a film about women partisans in Italy during the Second World War.“We Weren’t Given Anything For Free”. A fascinating documentary that interviews former Italian partisan Annita “Laila” Malavasi, who was active in the battle for Italy’s liberation from fascism. 435 more words