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31 March 2021
Liberty Steel, employing 5,000 workers, mainly located in Rotherham, has gone bust. The government has rejected a £170 million bailout demand from its tycoon boss Sanjeev Gupta.
24 February 2021
In a fit of pique, tech baron Mark Zuckerberg purged all news from Australian Facebook feeds. But while Australia's right-wing Liberal government poses as defender of the little guy, this is really a battle between competing media billionaires.
2 December 2020
Arcadia's insolvency is not simply another Covid-affected collapse. Its problems predate the pandemic. Likewise Debenhams.
14 November 2020
Once again the jobs of thousands of Tata UK steelworkers are threatened
23 September 2020
The intimate connections between organised crime, high finance and the capitalist state have been exposed
22 July 2020
Media reports that Tata Steel in Port Talbot is considering shutting down its two blast furnaces, and replacing them with 'greener' electric arc furnaces, which would require far less workers, have provoked anger and panic among the workforce, steel unions, and local politicians.
15 July 2020
The House of Commons Public Accounts Committee has expressed concern that parts of England could run out of water within 20 years
8 July 2020
The anarchy of free-market capitalism has been brutally exposed to millions through its inability to combat the Covid-19 pandemic in the richest countries on the planet.
24 June 2020
P&O Ferries wants to cut 734 jobs in Dover and 122 jobs in Hull after a severe downturn in demand
10 June 2020
As a warning of the coming recession we are now entering, Debenhams went into administration in April last year, with 22 stores closing, and all but 39 of the remaining stores having rent reductions
3 June 2020
Digger company JCB has recently announced redundancies and proposed other changes to our terms and conditions that it insists are necessary due to the impact of Covid-19.
2 June 2020
As the economic implications of Coronavirus emerge, Tory chancellor Rishi Sunak has proposed Project Birch
6 May 2020
British Airways' announcement of 12,000 redundancies represents an opportunistic attack on its workforce, writes a British Airways worker.
25 March 2020
"Test, test, test" said the World Health Organisation.
11 March 2020
The impact of Covid-19 accelerated the collapse of Flybe
26 February 2020
A $10 billion 'Bezos Earth Fund' is the biggest 'giveaway' yet by owner of Amazon and world's richest man Jeff Bezos.
5 February 2020
Privatisation doesn't work! That's the real message from the Tories' decision to take Britain's worst train operator, Northern Rail, back into public ownership
29 January 2020
Tory cabinet minister Stephen Barclay has a "gut feeling" that the 'HS2' high-speed rail link between London and the north of England will go ahead.
15 January 2020
Airline Flybe - which provides domestic flights in the UK - is in trouble.
8 January 2020
The Tories' announcement that they are likely to revoke Northern Rail's franchise referred to Northern's service being "completely unacceptable." That's true.
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