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From The Socialist newspaper, 14 April 2021
Worcester: Kill the Bill
150 people, of all ages, protested against the Tories' anti-protest law. Lots of people signed the Kill the Bill petitions on our Socialist Party campaign stall. People were talking to us about why they were there, their struggles with the police and asking about our party.
The protest went off peacefully with a low police presence. The protest was good natured, and the atmosphere was encouraging. I feel Worcester will be seeing more of these protests during the coming months.
Calvin Fowler, Worcester Socialist Party
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In The Socialist 14 April 2021:
'Covid passports' discriminatory and questionable - fight for workplace safety
Covid inquiry? Workers must decide
Tensions escalate in Northern Ireland
How to deal with the tax-dodging mega-rich? Nationalise!
NHS pay: reject Tories' miserly 1% 'offer' - Fight for full 15% rise
Amazon - union vote lost
Tory hypocrisy over housing benefit cut
US cops shoot dead another black man
Every voter in Wales has the opportunity to vote for TUSC
TUSC: Launching a working-class electoral alternative in London
London housing crisis: vote TUSC to fight back
PCS elections: Support the Broad Left Network for a democratic, fighting union leadership
St Mungo's maintenance workers on indefinite strike
Thousands of London bus workers strike across multiple companies
Rally for sacked RMT rep Declan
East London cleaners fight outsourcing and redundancies
Bristol Water workers walk out
SPS Technologies workers end strike after management backs down
Thurrock Council workers strike against pay cuts
Deliveroo workers strike and protest
Lessons from history
1920s-30s Britain: A working-class movement fighting unemployment and capitalism
Youth under attack
Students in action: Protest on 21 April
Why you should join the Socialist Party
Cardiff: Hundreds protest to free Siyanda
Worcester: Kill the Bill
Fighting fund target smashed. Can we do it again?
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