It’s time the UK had real democracy
5 September 2019
Under the UK’s constitutional monarchy, we are subjects not citizens. Rewriting the constitution should be an urgent priority for a Labour government, argues Hilary Wainwright
Event: Take Back Control Croydon
31 March 2017
Ken Loach, Dawn Foster & Soweto Kinch to speak in Croydon at the first event of a UK-wide series organised by The World Transformed and local activists
Mass civil disobedience in Sudan
27 November 2016
A three-day general strike has brought Sudan to a stand still as people mobilise against the government and inequality. Jenny Nelson writes.
Reactions to the US election result
9 November 2016
As news of a Trump victory sinks in, we share words of solidarity and calls to action from activists across the left in the UK.
Event: the Art of Trade Unions
27 October 2016
A free arts and culture event event in Bedford, hosted by The General Federation of Trade Unions on 6 December.
Return to Drax
16 October 2016
Frances Howe challenges the validity of 'renewable energy' subsidies for biomass and introduces a new wave of action against Drax power station
Welcome to Liverpool – a heartland of the rebel cause
20 September 2016
Thousands of activists will arrive in Liverpool this month for the Labour Party Conference and its fringe events. Jenny Nelson recommends places to visit and introduces the local political scene
Housing and land activists to join forces
30 August 2016
In the run up to a November event Robin Grey makes the case for urban and rural communities to work together to tackle land rights, ownership and usage
A round-up of good news from campaigns
28 July 2016
A lot of recent news has been deeply troubling, from the post-Brexit fallout to the rise of Trump; we won't list the reasons you have to feel depressed. Instead, here are some snippets of good news from people-powered campaigns across the UK and beyond
The ‘new colonialism’: Rio Tinto in Madagascar
12 July 2016
As its wealth is seized by foreign interests, Africa is facing a colonial invasion in many ways as devastating as the one it suffered in the nineteenth century. Ross Hemingway reports.
Event: Black Words Matter
11 July 2016
Join us to explore media justice with Gary Younge, Shake! and Numbi Arts, on Tuesday 19 July at Rich Mix in London
Shake out your pockets for Shake!
3 June 2016
Help reinvigorate and strengthen UK grassroots social justice movements by sending young black and brown activists to a crucial training conference in Detroit
Housing is a mental health issue
30 May 2016
Emma Snaith reports on the Focus E15 demonstration highlighting the link between a lack of decent social housing and poor mental health
Act now to save your NHS
19 May 2016
A gathering of health workers on 22 May is an important initiative, writes Neil Faulkner
Corporations told to back off the NHS
19 May 2016
Behind the junior doctors' strikes is a battle to save the NHS from creeping privatisation. Organiser Kevin Allard reports on efforts to escalate and broaden the action.