Leicester Socialist Workers Party

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Leicester Activists protest against the Azure Card

Yesterday, activists from Leicester Civil Rights Movement and City of Sanctuary leafleted outside Sainsburys on Humberstone Gate in protest at the Azure Card Scheme. Asylum seekers are forced to use … Continue reading

May 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Fighting Racism & Austerity – Where Next After The Elections?

Leicester SWP are holding a public meeting on Wednesday 20 May, 7pm at the Adult Education Centre – ‘Fighting Racism & Austerity – Where Next After The Elections?’. Mainstream politics … Continue reading

May 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Bakers Union Rises to the Challenge in Coalville

Over 20 people attended a meeting of the Bakers Food and Allied Workers Union was held on Sunday in Leicester. The meeting was part of a recruitment drive of migrant … Continue reading

Feb 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Leicester students plan march for free education

From Leicester march for free education Facebook page People and activists across Leicester will be coming together to march for free education on Saturday the 31st of January. The fight … Continue reading

Jan 11, 2015 · Leave a comment

After Rochester: a call for the left to unite

Now there is no doubt. We have to take the threat of Ukip very seriously and the left has to get its act together. We need more resistance to Ukip … Continue reading

Nov 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Everybodys Reading – 100 years of The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists

Leicester celebrates 100 years of the book ‘The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists’, as part of the ‘Everybody’s Reading’ festival. Come and find out why this excellent book still inspires great passion and … Continue reading

Sep 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Public Meeting – Is the Future Green? Socialism and the Environment

The SWP’s Martin Empson, author of “Land and Labour, Marxism, Ecology and Human History“, treasurer of the Campaign Against Climate Change’s Trade Union group and one of the initiators of … Continue reading

Aug 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

Activists call for action in fight against NHS privatisation

Nearly 100 hundred people attended the Campaign Against NHS Privatisation (CANP) public meeting on Saturday 14th June in Leicester. In the packed meeting we heard Louise Irvine describe the current state … Continue reading

Jun 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Public Meeting: Fight racism, fight UKIP, fight to end austerity

SWP Public Meeting “Fight racism, fight UKIP, fight to end austerity” on Wednesday 4th June at 7pm, Adult Education Centre, Wellington Street, Leicester. Leading SWP member Amy Leather will be … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Fast Food Workers Hungry For Justice

Leicestershire Fast Food Rights Campaign held its first day of action on Saturday 29th March. Involved in the protest for fast food rights were members of the BFAWU, Unite the … Continue reading

Mar 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

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