Anti-racist and faith groups lead vigil for terrorist attack victims
Saturday 25th Mar 2017
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Britain
LABOUR were celebrating last night after unexpectedly winning five seats on the City of London’s Common Council.
City of London elections are unusual in that the electorate is comprised of not only local residents but also voters appointed by companies and businesses in the...
The Paddy McGuffin column
posted by Morning Star in Features
Today people are marching in cities across Europe, in London, Glasgow and Cardiff, to protect those who need our care
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Saturday 11th Mar 2017
posted by Paddy McGuffin in Features
STUDENT activists at King’s College London celebrated victory yesterday after the university announced that it would divest from all fossil fuel companies within the next five years.
An eight-week campaign by King’s College Climate Emergency (KCCE), which consisted of a...
Friday 10th Mar 2017
ELECTORAL reformers slammed the “ludicrous farce” of an upcoming hereditary peer by-election in the House of Lords.
The “vote,” which the Electoral Reform Society (ERS) described as the “most elitist in the world,” was triggered following the death...
Saturday 4th Mar 2017
Well, well, well. Once more it’s been severely embarrassing week for the rightwingers and bigots in the Tory party who saw their rabidly xenophobic policies hit a stumbling block in the upper house.
It’s not much in the grand scheme of things but God we need something to...
THE family of Mark Duggan, whose fatal shooting by police in 2011 sparked riots across Britain, urged leading judges yesterday to overturn an inquest jury’s conclusion that he was lawfully killed.
Mr Duggan was shot by a firearms officer known as V53 in Tottenham, north London,...
Friday 3rd Mar 2017