by Felicity Collier
TWO community centres that give vital support to disabled people are to close under proposals from Southwark Council in London.
Campaigners gathered outside a Southwark Council meeting last night protesting against the closures of the Riverside day...
Thursday 23rd Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
by Felicity Collier
CAMPAIGNERS in Bristol are occupying a disused library to protest against the housing crisis and cuts to public services.
Cheltenham Road Library, which was closed down three weeks ago, has been occupied by Bristol Sisters Uncut since Tuesday.
AN INDEPENDENT news website facing legal action by the Daily Mail said yesterday that it has raised £10,000 for its defence through crowdfunding.
Byline Media received a letter from Mail editor Paul Dacre earlier this month threatening to sue...
Wednesday 22nd Mar 2017
BRITAIN faces “sleepwalking into a living-standards crisis” with inflation at its highest since 2013, the TUC warned yesterday.
Fuel and food prices have pushed inflation higher than expected, according to data from the Office for...
A VITAL charity that helps victims of domestic violence in the north-east of England could be left without funds within a matter of months, its director told the Star yesterday.
Wearside Women in Need (WWIN) is the only provider of...
THE label “white working class” is divisive and unhelpful in tackling poverty, according to a report published yesterday by the Runnymede Trust and the Centre for Labour and Social Studies (Class).
The Class think tank and race-equality...
Tuesday 21st Mar 2017
by Lamiat Sabin and Felicity Collier
SHADOW chancellor John McDonnell warned Labour deputy leader Tom Watson yesterday against meddling in the Unite leadership race after the latter claimed there was a “hard left” plot to seize control of Labour.
NORFOLK County Council has been fined £60,000 after sensitive files relating to seven children were found in a cabinet bought from a second-hand shop, it was revealed yesterday.
The council kicked the cabinet out after an office move.
FELICITY COLLIER takes a look at radical publications outside the mainstream
posted by Morning Star in Arts
The activist, author and intersectional feminist Angela Davis led an inspirational discussion at the Southbank Centre recently. FELICITY COLLIER was there
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