From the Spanish civil war to today’s Calais crisis, clubs and fans have a history of support for those fleeing war, says STEVE SWEENEY
Wednesday 15th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
Danielle Tiplady - Student nurse at King’s College London
THIS government is attacking us all. In November it scrapped the NHS bursary as part of a wider attack on the NHS and public services.
As it tries to shift the blame onto immigrants and refugees for the problems...
Monday 13th Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
STEVE SWEENEY explains why the labour movement should get behind the Convoy to Calais
Saturday 21st May 2016
Neonazi rally threatens Dover again despite mass arrests
Saturday 2nd Apr 2016
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
Macron warns Leave voters as Hollande backs bid to Remain
Friday 4th Mar 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
by Our Foreign Desk
FRENCH riot police fired tear gas as they began demolishing the Calais “Jungle” refugee camp yesterday.
Tear gas was reportedly used in response to stone-throwers at the shanty town, which is home to about 4,000 people.
Tuesday 1st Mar 2016
Officials given the OK to start dismantling refugees’ tents
Friday 26th Feb 2016
EUROPEAN Parliament president Martin Schulz defended yesterday Belgium’s decision to suspend its no-passport agreement with France in response to threats to clear the Calais refugee camp.
Belgian interior minister Jan Jambon announced the move on Tuesday as French police prepared...
Thursday 25th Feb 2016
REFUGEES in Calais’s “Jungle” camp won a brief reprieve from eviction yesterday.
French authorities had given an estimated 3,000 people forced from their homelands by war and persecution until 8pm to vacate the southern part of the...
Wednesday 24th Feb 2016
A PROTEST rally will be held today calling for refugee camps in northern France not to be bulldozed without viable alternatives for thousands of destitute families and lone children.
Hundreds of people are expected to assemble outside Downing Street at 6pm to demand that Prime Minister...
Monday 22nd Feb 2016