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  • Imperial whitewash

    WASHINGTON has investigated its warplanes’ attack on Syrian army positions in September and concluded that, because slaughtering over 80 troops was an “honest mistake,” it did not break international law.

    It blames “human error” for identifying a Syrian...

    Thursday 1st Dec 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Yet another kowtow to big business

    THERESA MAY has illustrated her willingness to follow orders from big business by climbing down so swiftly over the issue of putting workers on corporate boards.

    As recently as July, while campaigning to replace David Cameron as Tory leader, May declared that “we’re going...

    Wednesday 30th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Recycled propaganda

    HUMAN rights activists should welcome Syrian army advances in Aleppo, liberating 40 per cent of territory held there by jihadist forces and helping civilians to safety. Victory for President Bashar al-Assad is the most effective way to end the war in Syria and rescue civilians from the...

    Tuesday 29th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • We stand with Cuba

    “TODAY is a sad day, but at the same time not a sad day as Fidel’s legacy and spirit lives on,” Bolivia’s ambassador to Britain Roberto Calzadilla told the Adelante conference on Saturday.

    While we mourn the loss of one of the 20th century’s greatest...

    Monday 28th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Elite plot an EU stitch-up

    ANYONE wondering why the public stock of politicians is so low in Britain could begin by juggling the names John Major, Tony Blair, George Osborne and Nick Clegg.

    Major, the man who privatised the railways and threw tantrums over back-bench “bastards;” Blair who dragged...

    Saturday 26th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Bashing the poor again

    WORKERS in Britain will be paid less in real terms in 2021 than they were in 2008, says the Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS).

    At the same time, the Resolution Foundation reports that, for all Theresa May’s chatter about helping those she has branded “jams” (just...

    Friday 25th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Assistance for the privileged

    CHANCELLOR Philip Hammond’s earlier pretensions that he might take a different economic direction from his predecessor George Osborne have turned to dust.

    Apart from accepting that the game was up for Osborne’s fanciful aim of slashing and burning the economy into a...

    Thursday 24th Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • The lies won’t wash any more

    HAVING made scrapping the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) one of his key messages in the US presidential election, Donald Trump can hardly do anything other than confirm he will follow this through on entering the Oval Office.

    Neoliberal governments on the Pacific rim are aghast, but...

    Wednesday 23rd Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Blatantly marketising the NHS

    WARNINGS that the NHS’s Sustainability and Transformation Plans (STPs) are a cloak for dramatic spending cuts and privatisation are confirmed in spades by details of the Cambridgeshire and Peterborough proposals revealed yesterday.

    Projects aimed at eliminating the NHS...

    Tuesday 22nd Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial

  • Clear thinking needed on Brexit

    JEREMY CORBYN today warns business chiefs that the Establishment is driving working people into the arms of the far right by clinging to a failed economic model.

    The Labour leader is correct to point to the EU referendum result and the victory of Donald Trump in the United States as...

    Monday 21st Nov 2016

    posted by Morning Star in Editorial