"As trade unionists, we know whose side we are on when we see far right mobs attacking refugees and politicians playing the mood music."
Thousands join rally to build the fightback in 2023
In support of the mass wave of strike action on February 1st, thousands joined Arise Festival's online rally to build the next steps in the fightback and defend the right to strike.
Firefighters deliver decisive mandate for industrial action
FBU members overwhelmingly vote for strike action, taking action against over a decade of declining pay.
FBU responds to government anti-strike laws announcement
"The government wants to continue to drive down wages and now wants to attack the rights of workers who stand up for themselves" - the FBU responds to the Tory attack on the Right to Strike.
‘Solidarity * Struggle * Socialism’ – a unified call to action from across the left
The 'Solidarity * Struggle * Socialism' conference saw hundreds of left activists come together, discussing key issues from supporting strikes to building an ethical foreign policy.
Stand with workers in struggle and build the next steps of the fightback – Arise Festival
With industrial action growing, the Labour’s left is coming together to show whose side we are on - Logan Williams writes ahead of Saturday's Arise Festival National Conference.
Firefighters vote to reject pay offer in consultative ballot
Firefighters and control staff have voted to reject a 5% pay offer in a result that FBU leadership say displays “remarkable strength of feeling”.
‘We will strike no matter what the hurdles they put in front of us’ – Mick Lynch & fellow union leaders condemn Tory attacks at #TUC2022
"The only thing that will be left out of that budget apart from the bankers' caps are anti-trade union laws they will bring in against us."
‘Time to start fighting back’ say trade union leaders, MPs & activists at 1000s-strong rally
"Let’s educate, agitate and organise" - thousands of activists joined trade union leaders and leading Labour figures to show their support for industrial actions taking place across the country.
Building the resistance – Unity through struggle
"Now is the time for the Left to stand 100% with those resisting the Tory offensive – and argue that Labour needs to be taking the fight to the Tories" - join the closing session of Arise Festival at 7PM.