UK energy regulator “Ofgem” is to investigate suppliers who switch vulnerable energy customers to pre-payment meters by force.
Category Archives: Campaigns
Ukraine War: why Soledar?
Soledar was taken at great expense of both Russian and Ukrainian lives, Bakhmut is set to be an even more brutal struggle as Germany buckles to US pressure to deploy tanks to Ukraine. The bloodshed is a most regrettable waste of life to fuel NATO’s drive for expansion and all-out war against Russia and China.
Statement: cancel culture
Today we were informed by Conway Hall that our No2Nato booking for 25 February has been cancelled. Conway Hall said it had been subjected to unprecedented harassment over the weekend.
Nato birthday not a cause of celebration
NATO soon marks its 74th anniversary. But for those of us who cherish peace, liberty and fraternity there is little to pop the bubbly over. By Workers GB Writers Group
No2Nato: NATO, Nazis and West Germany
At the end of 1945 the vast majority of humanity were celebrating the close of the most deadly war in history, the Second World War. In Europe, the Nazi menace had been crushed on the plains of Eastern Europe and in the streets of Berlin by the Red Army, at that time our greatest ally. In Western Europe the British and American’s had finally opened a second front in France that had the Germans penned in. Between the Soviet hammer and the Anglo-American anvil the Nazi regime was shattered, and Hitler had blown his brains out as Soviet soldiers were closing in, liberating Berlin street by street.
Members Voice: Lara remembers childhood in the 1980’s and reflects on today
Here were people who were probably a lot like my own forebears here in County Durham, who had worked down mines, who had cared for the sick, who were good at fixing things and were willing to aid family, friends and strangers alike in their hours of need. Donbass will always have a place in my heart for this reason, and if I ever get to go there, I will tell them what I’ve just told you, that their suffering was not lost on many of us here in the west – we heard them, and their struggle spoke to our hearts. I’ll finish this piece here with that thought – thank you dear reader for persisting this far, and may we meet our own struggle here in the imperialist core with that same courage and determination!
Centrica makes a killing off the cost of living
Energy supplier Centrica is expecting an almost eightfold increase in net profit. This at a time where 34% of adults in Britain face a choice between ‘heating or eating’ due, among other things, to a twofold increase in energy prices in the last year.
Solidarity with striking rail cleaners – Victory to the RMT
Full solidarity with rail cleaners taking strike action with the RMT.
US to send Patriot Missiles to Ukraine
US liberal news outlet, CNN, announced that the Biden administration is finalising plans to transport their infamous Patriot Missile Defence system to Ukraine to counter Russian air superiority. Russia’s strategy has been to use aerial bombardment to knock out strategic infrastructure targets to wither Ukraine’s ability to continue its war effort and bring the Kiev regime to the negotiating table.
No2Nato – venue cancels under intimidation
those who want the current drive to war to continue. Whilst the venue is cancelled the meeting is NOT CANCELLED and tickets remain on sale – a new venue (and if necessary date) will be announced in due course. We need your help to help pay for a new venue, security, travel arrangements and associated costs whilst we look to recover the costs incurred by this attack on freedom of speech. Please donate to the appeal on Crowdfunder