National Sections of the L5I:

Britain

Britain: Labour must turn Left to spike May’s plans

Labour can stop a big Tory win if it fights with a bold left-wing message, pledging to tax the wealthy to rebuild our public services and communities. Read more...

Brexit and Britain's political crisis

The period since the 2015 general election has been a roller coaster ride for Britain’s political parties, with all of them forced to ditch their incumbent leaders at one point or another. Read more...

UK: May triggers Article 50, a bad day for workers in Britain and the EU

FREEDOM screams the hate Mail. The blinding Sun, “beams this message from our iconic White Cliffs to our neighbours. DOVER AND OUT”. The Telegraph roars JUBILATION. Read more...

Westminster attack: Terror at home and abroad

Islamic State has claimed responsibility for Wednesday's terrorist attack in which five people were killed and dozens injured in Westminster. Read more...

Corbyn retreats on free movement

JEREMY CORBYN kicked off 2017 by announcing that Labour was not committed “in principle” to defending freedom of movement for workers within the European Union. Read more...

UK: Corbyn’s Second Victory; Results and Prospects

For the second time in less than a year, Jeremy Corbyn won the election for the Leader of the Labour Party by a landslide. Read more...

Britain:The bitter fruit of Brexit

The first of the reactionary consequences of Brexit is the major boost it has given to racist attacks on people perceived to be migrants. The effect was immediate. Read more...

Britain: Defeat the Labour Right’s Coup and Re-elect Corbyn

The election for Labour Party leader is in full swing with huge rallies for Jeremy Corbyn: Liverpool leading with an 8-10,000 turnout and large meetings in Hull and Leeds. Read more...