Safe and Equal
A campaign to make all workplaces safer by calling for full pay to casualised workers so they can self-isolate when they need to. See the website here, and follow the facebook and twitter. Please sign the petition here! See also the NHS workers' site and the Care workers' blog
Free our unions: rights and safety!
Kashmir: Labour should stand for freedom
Online meeting, Sunday 1-2.30pm.
UK Labour/Trade Union Solidarity with Hong Kong
with Joshua Wong, pro-democracy campaigner, Carol Ng, Chair of the Hong Kong TUC, Nadia Whittome Labour MP for Nottingham East, John Moloney, PCS Assistant General Secretary. Saturday 6 June 11-12 noon.
AWL online meetings
All meetings are open access and use the Zoom platform. Zoom links are open 10 minutes before the start of the meeting and you will be admitted to the meeting by the host. Follow the Zoom links indicated below. You will not need a password. Any issues, contact us. For more details follow the links indicated by the meeting titles below.
Thursdays continuing on 4 June, 6pm onwards: Covid-19: The politics of test-trace-isolate A weekly hour-long informal discussion about the politics of and organising around the pandemic. Zoom link here.
Thursdays continuing on 4 June 8pm onwards: Trotsky's "History of the Russian Revolution" A 14-week online study course. Study notes here: discussing ch.34-37 on 28 May. Registration now closed. Zoomlink here
Sunday 7 June, 6.30-8pm: Minnie Lansbury - A different sort of Labour councillor Zoom link here.
Wednesdays continuing on 10 June: Online study course on Marx's Capital, volume 1, 4pm to 5pm Wednesdays to 24 June. Study notes here: discussing chapters 16-22 on 10 June. Registration now closed. Zoomlink here
Sunday 14 June, 6.30-8pm: Solidarność: The workers' movement and the rebirth of Poland Zoom link here.
Current AWL articles
*NEW*Solidarity 549 Make the schools safe! Push Johnson back on immigration Bill, Labour: restore accountability, Fight coming council cuts and more
Tubeworker bulletin: Crisis in the care sector
Covid crisis: what we demand Article and short explainer video.
Other articles etc
Audio/visual AWL comment
*NEW* Video: Climate Change and covid19. On our Youtube channel here
• Audio: Pamphlet: Solidarność: The workers' movement and the rebirth of Poland in 1980-81
• Take action to win safe workplaces. A briefing for workers and union branches.
• Online Workers' Liberty on Facebook.
• Disabled Workers and the Covid-19 Crisis. A briefing.
• Take action on rent. London Renters Union campaign for mortgage and rent holidays.
• Local mutual aid group listings