This page contains continuously updated details of online meetings, campaigns, educational resources, briefings and guides for taking action — by the AWL and others — during the Covid-19 emergency and beyond.
AWL online meetings
All our meetings are open access and use the Zoom platform. Zoom links are open 10 minutes before the start of the meeting and you will be admitted to the meeting by the host. Follow the Zoom links indicated below. You will not need a password. Any issues, contact us. For more details follow the links indicated by the meeting titles below. Study groups — see the bottom of this section.
Thursday 20 August, 4pm-6pm: Tubeworker bulletin meeting - resisting cuts, fighting for funding. All TfL/London Underground workers welcome (and guests!). Details here. Zoom link here. Facebook event here.
Sunday 13 September, 6.30-8pm: What is left antisemitism, how can it be confronted? Zoom link here.
Alternate Mondays, from 10 August, 7:30-9pm:The Historical Roots of Racism: An Anti-Racist Educational Series Zoom link for all sessions
Session 1, 10 August: The Transatlantic slave trade, colonialism, and imperialism
Session 2, 24 August: Scientific Racism
Session 3, 7 September: After Slavery and Mass Migrations
Session 4, 21 September: Racism Today and How to Fight it
• AWL study resources, quick guide, download here.
• Anti-racist resources: pamphlets, readings, videos and more.
Safe and Equal
Campaign for full pay for self-isolation for all, regardless of contract or status. See the website here, and follow the Facebook and Twitter. Please sign the petition here! See also the NHS workers' site and the Care workers' blog
Labour for a Socialist Europe
For a radical Labour Party, fighting the effects of Brexit and a socialist Europe. More info here.
Free our unions: rights and safety!
Labour Campaign for Free Movement
Labour members and supporters committed to defending and extending the free movement of people in the context of Brexit. More info here.
Uyghur Solidarity Campaign
Building support for the human rights of the Uyghur people of East Turkestan, northwest China. More info here.
UK Labour Solidarity with Hong Kong
Seeks to build labour movement solidarity with the struggle for to defend and extend democratic and workers rights in Hong Kong. More info here.
Current AWL articles
Other articles etc
Audio/visual AWL comment
*NEW* Video: Rhoda Dakar (of The Bodysnatchers/The Special AKA) on racism, class and culture here
• Audio: Pamphlet: Solidarność: The workers' movement and the rebirth of Poland in 1980-81
• Take action to win safe workplaces. A briefing for workers and union branches.
• Online Workers' Liberty on Facebook.
• Disabled Workers and the Covid-19 Crisis. A briefing.
• Take action on rent. London Renters Union campaign for mortgage and rent holidays.
• Local mutual aid group listings