Defiant British Gas workers continue to stand their ground – picket line reports

Workers at British Gas have begun another round of strikes to demand the company abandons its fire and rehire plans. Counterfire members report from picket lines around the country Counterfire Daily  More...

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By admin On Friday, February 26th, 2021
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Go North West goes nowhere as community acts to support bus strikers

Ahead of an all-out strike beginning Sunday against fire and rehire, community activists blocked Go North West’s buses, reports Chris Neville Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Myanmar protests: More than a fight for liberal democracy?

Three weeks on from the military coup, Myanmar’s crisis-stricken working class is playing a key role in the escalating popular uprising, writes Susan Ram Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Why we won’t back down: Interview with a British Gas striker – video

Counterfire’s Chris Neville interviews Darren Chambers, a British Gas striker and GMB trade union rep on why he’s taking strike action and why everyone should support the strikers Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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Women’s Oppression and its Roots in Class Society – 27 Mar, 2pm

The final session of our Marxist Forums series on Women’s Liberation Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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The Individual and Collective in Women’s Liberation – 13 Mar, 2pm

The second in our series of Marxist Forums on Women’s Liberation Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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The Socialist Tradition of Organising Women – event

The first in our series of Marxist Forums on Women’s Liberation Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Thursday, February 25th, 2021
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LGBTHM: Class, sexuality and liberation – event

For LGBT History Month, Counterfire is hosting this public meeting with Kevin Ovenden to discuss the radical history of the movement, how it won key arguments and the continuing fight for liberation Date: Thursday More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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The gig is up? Historic Uber ruling offers chance to take down gig economy

The victory against Uber in court offers gig economy workers an opportunity to organise and bring an end to precarious employment, reports Yonas Makoni Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
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Solidarity with London bus drivers – model resolution

A model motion to pass at your trade union branch/CLP/other organisation in support of bus drivers in London taking strike action Counterfire Daily  More...