Garment workers in South India rise up against Covid-linked retrenchment

Hundreds of unionised women workers are combating efforts by the fashion industry to pass the costs of Covid-19 onto the world’s most vulnerable, reports Susan Ram Counterfire Daily  More...

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By admin On Thursday, July 2nd, 2020
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Starmer takes Labour right: It’s time for an extra-parliamentary left

The fight is on, but it isn’t going to be fought in the Labour Party Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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Ernie O’Malley’s On Another Man’s Wound: books that made me a socialist

An anti-imperialist personal account chosen by Chris Bambery Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 1st, 2020
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We have everything to fear from Johnson’s spin and incompetence – CounterBlast

Boris Johnson’s pathetic attempt to compare himself to Roosevelt will fool nobody as the gap grows between his rhetoric and reality, argues Sean Ledwith Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
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Essential workers today; garbage tomorrow.

As the economic turmoil from the pandemic starts to bite, growing resistance from the Goldstar Transport workers is a crucial lesson in how to organize to fight back, reports Richard Allday Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Five films on the black struggle

As Black Lives Matter continues to make gains, Counterfire writers discuss a personal selection of films concerning race and class in the US and UK Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Monday, June 29th, 2020
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Don’t just fund but fight for the future of post-16 education

As the attacks on further and higher education workers increase, Counterfire UCU members outline the need for a better strategy on the ground Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Sunday, June 28th, 2020
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Goldsmiths marking boycott: casualised staff fight back

We repost Branch Solidarity Network’s interview with two Goldsmiths staff members involved in the dispute and the BSN June 2020 bulletin Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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Olive Morris: British Black Panther, squatter and radical activist

In the week Olive Morris would have turned 68, Julie Al-Hinai remembers the radical black activist and her contribution to the movement Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Saturday, June 27th, 2020
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London marches for Shukri Abdi

A march for justice for Shukri Abdi advances another important campaign in the battle against systemic racism, reports Lucy Nichols Counterfire Daily  More...