Leicester Socialist Workers Party

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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

International Women’s Day Public Meeting

Judith Orr, Editor of Socialist Worker, will be speaking at our public meeting ‘A Woman’s place is in the struggle’ – putting the politics back into International Women’s Day. The … Continue reading

Feb 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Demonstrate against the cuts this Wednesday

Leicester trade unionists have called for a demonstration outside the Town Hall against cuts to our services this Wednesday, 26 February, 4-5pm in the Town Hall Square. The coalition government has imposed … Continue reading

Feb 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

Marxism 2014 – Alternatives for a world in crisis

10 – 14 July in Central London. Marxism 2014 is a five day political festival bringing together thousands of activists, trade unionists, students, writers and academics. There are around 200 meetings on … Continue reading

Feb 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Gateway College NUT members teach their bosses a lesson

Teachers in the NUT held a successful 30 strong picket outside Gateway 6th Form College Leicester on Thursday 16th January. Management at Gateway College have introduced big changes to the … Continue reading

Jan 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

Firefighters continue industrial action over pensions.

Spirits were high at the FBU picket line at Meridian fire station on new years eve. The strikes called in England and Wales on Christmas’ eve, New Years’ Eve and … Continue reading

Jan 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Black History Public Meeting Reflects Real Anger in the Community

Leicester SWP’s public meeting on ‘Racism, Resistance and Revolution’ attracted over 40 people last Thursday, 7 November. There were some great contributions from City Of Sanctuary and the Enough Is … Continue reading

Nov 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Donate to the paper that fuels the fightback

The past few weeks have seen inspiring struggles by workers, but also some sharp arguments in the unions. Socialist Worker has been at the heart of the fightback and the … Continue reading

Nov 6, 2013 · 1 Comment

Bonfire of Austerity – Leicester Protests on 5th November

Following the successful launch in October, the People’s Assembly in Leicester want to make this Bonfire Night one which David Cameron will remember and remember for a long time! The … Continue reading

Nov 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Firefighters on strike today

Firefighters will be going out on strike over pensions today (1 November) from 6.30pm to 11pm. They have also announced a further strike on 4 November from 6am – 8am. … Continue reading

Nov 1, 2013 · Leave a comment

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