Members of the University and College Union (UCU) are set to strike at 60 universities for eight days between 25 November and 4 December 2019, over a range of issues. Students are planning solidarity action.
Eleven years on from 2008, inequality is spiralling, the signs are that we’re heading for another crash, and mainstream ruling-class politics is veering away from neo-liberalism only towards the nationalist right.
Review of 'Beanpole', a film about how a million Russian women sacrificed everything on the front during World War Two, only to be greeted at home with hollow praise and to return to life under an authoritarian bureaucracy.
The only referendum which should be decisive in Scotland in this election is a “referendum” on the Tories record in power and the choice between the nightmare of five years of Boris Johnson in Downing Street or a Labour government committed to radical policies.