Tag archive for ‘Cuts’
By admin On Saturday, February 1st, 2020

Enough is enough: Liverpool Mayor stands up to Tory cuts

After the Tories announced a new round of cuts, Liverpool’s Mayor Anderson spoke out and refused to implement them, reports Madeline Heneghan Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 21st, 2020

SOAS goes on the attack with major cuts to casual academic staff

Claiming financial distress, SOAS has effectively sacked its precarious academics for the coming year in one fell swoop, reports Elaine Graham-Leigh Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Power shortages, warnings of internet cuts place further strains on Lebanon

Power shortages, warnings of internet cuts place further strains on Lebanon An ongoing economic crisis threatens the country’s already fragile infrastructure – and experts worry things might More...

By admin On Monday, December 30th, 2019

Video: you’d never guess from UK media – France just had 59th weekend of protests v pension cuts and in general strike

Think they don’t want us to catch on that not accepting cuts to our entitlements and living standards is an option? Last weekend saw French people stage huge protests against the Macron government’s More...

By admin On Thursday, December 19th, 2019

Labour’s campaign cuts through the Brexit fog

This election was supposed to be the Brexit election for Boris Johnson and his Tories. With the establishment media behind them – including the so-called ‘impartial’ BBC – it should have been an More...

By admin On Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

Millions march against French pension cuts amid public sector strike

Some 1.8 million strikers, youth and retirees marched in opposition to President Emmanuel Macron’s plan to impose steep pension cuts. World Socialist Web Site (en)  More...