Theresa May Faces New Crisis After Mass Walkout Over Social Policy

By Michael Savage, theguardian.com -

By Michael Savage for The Guardian - Theresa May was plunged into a new crisis on Saturday night after the government’s social mobility adviser revealed he and his team were quitting, warning [...]

Landmark Study Links Tory Austerity To 120,000 Deaths

By Alex Matthews-King, independent.co.uk -

By Alex Matthews-King for Independent - The paper identified that mortality rates in the UK had declined steadily from 2001 to 2010, but this reversed sharply with the death rate growing again [...]

Britain Wants Cycle-Friendly Cities. Here’s How We Get Them

By Andrew Gilligan, theguardian.com -

By Andrew Gilligan for The Guardian - Cycle lanes reduce pollution, improve health and are incredibly popular. But forget common sense: getting the go-ahead on new schemes is all about politics. [...]

Britain Drops 3,400 Bombs In Syria & Iraq

By Jamie Merrill, www.mintpressnews.com -

By Jamie Merrill for Mint Press News - Royal Air Force drones and jets have dropped more than 3,400 bombs and missiles on Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria, an investigation by Middle East [...]

Worldwide Protests Await Britain’s Celebration Of Balfour Anniversary

By Staff, www.english.wafa.ps -

By Staff of Wafa - RAMALLAH, October 24, 2017 (WAFA) – As Britain prepares to celebrate the centennial of the infamous Balfour Declaration, which Palestinians say was the cause of their Nakba or [...]

Thousands Protest Tories And Austerity

By Staff, www.socialistworker.co.uk -

By Socialist Worker. Manchester, UK - Thousands of demonstrators are gathering at the Castlefield's Arena in Manchester today, Sunday, to protest against Tory austerity. The Tories are beginning [...]

Neighbors Form Human Chain Around House To Stop Eviction

By Simon Robb, www.metro.co.uk -

By Simon Robb for Metro.co.uk - A woman facing ‘revenge eviction’ has been given a lifeline after her neighbours gathered to form a human chain around her home. Nimo Abdullahi, 39, claimed her [...]

British Aid: ‘Twice As Much On Fossil Fuels As Renewables’

By Arthur Neslen, www.theguardian.com -

By Arthur Neslen for The Guardian - The UK has spent more than twice as much overseas support on fossil fuels projects as on renewable ones so far this decade, according to research commissioned [...]

Lawmakers Seek To Make It A Crime To Support BDS Against Israel

By Glenn Greenwald and Ryan Grim, www.theintercept.com -

By Glenn Greenwald and Ryan Grim for The Intercept - THE CRIMINALIZATION OF political speech and activism against Israel has become one of the gravest threats to free speech in the West. In [...]

Klein And Corbyn On How To Get The World We Want

By Naomi Klein, www.theintercept.com -

By Naomi Klein for The Intercept - Naomi Klein: I’m Naomi Klein, reporting for The Intercept, and I’m here in London at the Houses of Parliament with Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the Labour Party, [...]

The Hypocrisy Of The Bi-Partisan Congress On Militarism

By Ann Garrison, www.blackagendareport.com -

By Ann Garrison for Black Agenda Report - Supporters of the British Labour Party and its leader Jeremy Corbyn marched through London streets on Saturday, July 1st, from the BBC headquarters to [...]

U.S., UK And France Denounce Nuclear Ban Treaty

By David Krieger, www.counterpunch.org -

By David Krieger for Counter Punch - The U.S., UK and France have never shown enthusiasm for banning and eliminating nuclear weapons. It is not surprising, therefore, that they did not [...]

UK Court: Illegal To Ban BDS Movement Against Israel

By Ben Jamal, www.theguardian.com -

By Ben Jamal for The Guardian - Two weeks ago I found myself in a sweaty room in the Royal Courts of Justice, packed with fellow Palestine activists, listening to detailed and sometimes arcane [...]

Lancashire Councillors And Residents Lock-Down Fracking Site

By Staff, www.reclaimthepower.org.uk -

By Staff of Relcaim the Power - At 03.00hrs, a group of residents arrived at Cuadrilla’s Preston New Road site on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire, where the drilling rig is expected any day now, [...]

15,000 At Glastonbury Set Record For Biggest Human Peace Sign

By Hannah Ellis-Petersen, www.theguardian.com -

By Hannah Ellis-Petersen for The Guardian - About 15,000 people gathered at Glastonbury’s monumental stone circle on Thursday to set a new record for making the world’s biggest human peace sign. [...]