We are joined by Cat Cray, activist in the RMT Union and the Assistant General Secretary of the RMT, Steve Hedley to talk about their actions, their solidarity and what makes a strike work!
The Big Story: Covid Crisis and the NHS The Other Topics: 1. Labour’s main union backer says it will cut political funding 2. Starmer’s reshuffle 3. Family costs predicted to rise
The Big Story:· UK ministers urged to ‘stop playing politics’ over Channel crossings. (2, 3, 4, 5)The Other Topics:1. SpeaRead More
The Big Story: • NHS is at breaking point and putting patients at high risk, bosses warn. The Other Topics: 1. ‘A betrayal of the north’: HS2 and levelling up 2. The England social care cap: how will it work and is it fair?
Cop 26 has been a game of blame and broken promises. We discuss why capitalism can only deepen the climate crisis. Other stories Have we lost sight of the true meaning of Remembrance Day? The Poland-Belarus border migrant crisis.
The Big Story is the Owen Paterson scandal Other Topics • Yorkshire Cricket Club racism scandal • Bonfire Night: Should we ban noisy fireworks for our pets’ sake • Charge … retreat! Boris Johnson’s top U-turns in No 10
Aoife Mercedes Rodriguez-Uruchurtu, Carlos Tornel and Liam Tuckwood join host Paul Daly to discuss why COP26 was a con and why capitalism will never solve the climate crisis.
The Big Story is the UK Budget? Other Stories Was Angela Rayner right to back down on her ‘Tory Scum’ comment? Spiking – a storm in a wine glass? Israel bans six Palestinian NGOs – what can we do about Palestine?
The Big Story is the government's Net Zero by 2050 strategy Other Topics: With Covid running out of control, why are the Tories doing nothing? Brace yourself for poverty: UK inflation rising as economy stutters
We are joined by John Smith and Cal Shaw to talk about how we treat refugees. Can we call ourselves humane when people fleeing for their lives are treated so badly?