Thousands of NHS workers out on strike

Red Youth was pleased to support a handful¬†of the many hundreds of picket lines organised across the country today in defense of the NHS. Thousands of workers staged a 4 hour stoppage in protest against a provocative 1% pay rise (in effect a serious pay cut). In July 2010, barely two months after a general … Continue reading Thousands of NHS workers out on strike

Save Lewisham Hospital – Save the NHS!

Sadly, Medical leadership as it stands cannot be relied upon to lead the campaign to defend workers health interests. (I have lost count of the times I've been told by consultants that they have BUPA care.)Only strong pressure from the organised working class can play this role. I hope this campaign will seek to embrace … Continue reading Save Lewisham Hospital – Save the NHS!