Support the striking rail workers! Defend the right to strike!

The Workers Party of Britain denounces Network Rail’s plan to cut up to 2,500 rail jobs, condemns transport secretary Grant Shapps threat to criminalise strikes and welcomes the overwhelming mandate for national strike action delivered by an RMT ballot of over 40,000 rail workers. A magnificent 89 percent voted for strike action on a turn out of 71 percent.

What was intended as a demonstration of Nato strength has ended with proof of its weakness.

As the current Ukraine crisis escalated party leader George Galloway expressed his feelings in a post on social media early on Thursday, “This is not what I wanted to seeContinue reading “What was intended as a demonstration of Nato strength has ended with proof of its weakness.”