Not only does Armed Forces Day promote unquestioning loyalty to an imperialistic institution, it also costs a fortune, writes EMMA SANGSTER
Saturday 24th Jun 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Paddy McGuffin
THE government was accused yesterday of “an attack on democracy” over its ban on local authorities and institutions observing an “ethical boycott” of investment in firms and countries deemed to be beyond the pale.
Friday 23rd Sep 2016
posted by Morning Star in Britain
CHANCELLOR George Osborne was accused yesterday of cynically attempting to lay the blame for Tory spending cuts with Labour councils.
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell condemned “ideologically driven, unfairly distributed” cuts, in a statement issued with seven Labour...
Thursday 19th Nov 2015
posted by Luke James in Britain
THE drive towards an authoritarian state continued at the weekend as the Tories announced legislation to prevent elected local authorities from pursuing ethical investment policies.
The more you think about it, the more outrageous this is. Far from the picture painted by Communities...
Monday 5th Oct 2015
posted by Morning Star in Editorial
Local authorities failing most vulnerable because of cuts
Friday 16th Jan 2015
posted by Peter Lazenby in Britain
SOLOMON HUGHES introduces Bill Wiggin MP
Friday 9th Jan 2015
Saturday 2nd Aug 2014
Wednesday 2nd Jul 2014
posted by Roger Bagley in Britain
Hundreds of thousands of public-sector workers step towards widespread confrontation with the government over pay
Saturday 17th May 2014