Northern teachers fight back

Teachers across the North are standing up for fair pay. Thousands of teachers have participated in strike action since November – closing hundreds of schools and disrupting hundreds of others.

Northern teachers fight back

Teachers have every right to be furious as consecutive education ministers, first Sinn Fein’s John O’Dowd and now the DUP’s Peter Weir, have treated them with a lack of respect, dignity and fairness. Education minister, Peter Weir, claims there is no money for teachers and their schools, while his own party has been overseeing the […]

Neither Clinton nor Trump, but Jill Stein!

Becca Bor, an US socialist living in Derry analyses the US Presidential election

Neither Clinton nor Trump, but Jill Stein!

With the presidential election in the United States two months away, Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are tied in the polls. This is because progressives are not excited about Clinton and the right is enthusiastic about Trump. Clinton is the second most unpopular presidential candidate on record, second only to Trump. This election reflects the […]

The Fire This Time: Rebellion in Baltimore

An urban rebellion has exploded in Baltimore, Maryland. In response, martial law and a curfew have been imposed. Thousands of fully armed National Guard troops have been called in to back-up local police.

The Fire This Time: Rebellion in Baltimore

      An urban rebellion has exploded in Baltimore, Maryland. In response, martial law and a curfew have been imposed. Thousands of fully armed National Guard troops have been called in to back-up local police. People, mainly young and Black, have rallied again in cities across the U.S. to demand justice, not just for […]