Savage cutbacks are the wrong answer to a misframed question, writes MICHAEL MEACHER
Tuesday 25th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Features
Devolved nations’ ministers unite in protest
Monday 24th Aug 2015
posted by Lamiat Sabin in Britain
For too long thousands of ordinary people have suffered declining living standards while being treated by our political class as the great unwashed whose votes don’t count – but that is all beginning to change, says JOE GILL
Saturday 22nd Aug 2015
The Fifth Dimension
by Martin Vopenka
(Barbican Press, ££8.99)
Wednesday 19th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Arts
SCOTTISH Labour must urgently “oppose austerity” if it wants to rebuild its strength north of the border, MSP Neil Findlay told the Star yesterday.
Mr Findlay, who last year stood as the favoured left candidate for the Scottish Labour leadership, congratulated Kezia Dugdale...
Monday 17th Aug 2015
posted by Will Stone in Britain
It is essential that the next mayor of London takes a stand against austerity and the social cleansing of our city, writes DIANE ABBOTT
GENEROUS strangers raised more than £9,000 in just 18 hours yesterday to pay court fines for a hungry woman who stole chocolate after her benefits were sanctioned.
Louisa Sewell, from Kidderminster, pleaded guilty to theft for taking a Mars bar four-pack costing 75p from a...
Saturday 15th Aug 2015
posted by Morning Star in Britain
A PROTEST camp near the site of the Magna Carta signing opened its doors yesterday to cash-strapped families in need of a summer holiday.
Newcomers to the Runnymede Ecovillage were offered free space to camp and plenty of activities so that those hit hardest by austerity could enjoy a...
Friday 14th Aug 2015
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
In his concluding article, ROB GRIFFITHS argues than only a tax on the assets and incomes of the richest can deliver the investment we crave
Monday 10th Aug 2015
LABOUR activists yesterday accused former policy chief Jon Cruddas of asking “leading questions” after he claimed the party lost the election because it opposed austerity.
Mr Cruddas, who is leading an inquiry into Labour’s election loss, said new polling proved the...
Thursday 6th Aug 2015
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain