EU single market membership frustrates any ability to create coherent, integrated, nationalised industries and utilities based on democratically agreed national needs, write JONATHAN WHITE and ALEX GORDON
Monday 7th Aug 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
UNION activists criticised the TUC yesterday after an official Twitter account gave a link to an article in The Sun.
The union centre’s press office linked to a report on its call for bosses to relax dress codes at work in this week’s heatwave.
But some activists...
Wednesday 21st Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Britain’s labour movement has been slow to acknowledge the depth of the crisis overwhelming trade union education, says ALEX GORDON
Saturday 26th Nov 2016
ALEX GORDON writes on the critical need for solidarity with the people of Ukraine from the labour movement as they fight against a corrupt regime
Wednesday 16th Nov 2016
FORMER prime minister Tony Blair emerged from the woodwork yesterday to call for a second EU referendum.
Speaking on Radio 4’s Today programme, Mr Blair claimed there was “absolutely no reason why we should close off any options.”
While he acknowledged that...
Saturday 29th Oct 2016
posted by Zoe Streatfield in Britain
MORE than 1,000 lawyers have penned a letter to David Cameron published today to advise him that the Brexit vote is not legally binding.
The barristers remind the Prime Minister that the referendum result is “only advisory” as the threshold necessary to leave the EU...
Monday 11th Jul 2016
posted by Will Stone in Britain
LEFT campaigners against the EU put workers’ rights at the centre of the debate yesterday after a former Tory defence secretary used immigration to promote Brexit.
Liam Fox promised voters that immigration into Britain could be cut by tens of thousands if they voted to leave the...
Monday 30th May 2016
The labour movement is mounting fierce opposition to the ‘El Khomri’ law, which was forced through parliament without a vote last week, writes ALEX GORDON
Tuesday 17th May 2016
by Alex Gordon, Mary Davis and Meirian Jump
Saturday 30th Apr 2016
Marx Memorial Library’s chairman Alex Gordon looks ahead to exciting events
Saturday 23rd Apr 2016