Monthly Archives: April 2018

Arwald: Jutish King of the Isle of Wight

Last Jutish King of the Isle of Wight celebrated on St Arwald’s Day onthewight https://onthewight.com/last-jutish-king-of-the-isle-of-wight-celebrated-on-st-arwalds-day/ Did you know that Arwald was the last Jutish pagan King in England? He lived on the Isle of Wight, way back in 686 AD … Continue reading

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DAVE WARD on trade union values:

Our four-point plan for a new deal for workers As CWU members gather for their annual conference, general secretary DAVE WARD explains why the TUC rally on May 12 can be a catalyst to reassert trade union values across society … Continue reading

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Protests and Demonstrations against the Bombing of Syria

From Orkney to Newcastle to the Isle of Wight: Actions against the May pro-war government The Stop the War Coalition reports: London protest at Parliament Square, Monday, April 16, 2018 “The response to the strikes by Trump, Macron and May … Continue reading

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War: The Debate over the Royal Prerogative

The Debate over the Royal Prerogative Bristol protest In the early hours of Saturday April 14, Britain joined forces with the missile attack on Syria and its capital Damascus led by the US and backed by France. The Prime Minister’s … Continue reading

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The Fight to Break the Government’s Pay Cap in the NHS:

The Fight to Break the Government’s Pay Cap in the NHS NHS in Crisis – national demonstration, February 3, 2018 The trade unions and staff associations that have members in the NHS are now consulting them up until the end … Continue reading

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The Rights of Health Staff Cannot Be Separated from the Right of All to Healthcare.

NHS march on the Isle of Wight If the right to healthcare is to be guaranteed in society, then decision-making has to pass to the people who need these services, which includes the people who staff the NHS. Decisions over … Continue reading

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Protesting French rail workers defend their strikes

‘Privatisation is hell’: Protesting French rail workers defend their strikes   Rail workers protesting in Paris on Thursday. Photo: AFP AFP/The Local From French Press news.france@thelocal.com @thelocalfrance https://www.thelocal.fr/20180419/privatisation-is-hell-french-rail-workers-speak-out-during-protest-against-rail-reforms 19 April 2018 16:49 CEST+02:00 French rail workers spoke of their anger … Continue reading

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