New research commissioned by the TUC, and published today (Wednesday 21 October), shows that the Prime Minister is wrong to claim that low-paid workers will be compensated for tax credit cuts by changes to the minimum wage and tax allowances.Read more
If we don’t support the junior doctors and the NHS now, we risk losing it.
My name is Sian, and I am a 29-year-old junior doctor working in the NHS. I have worked in the health service from the age of 16, firstly working as a Ward Assistant, and whilst at university as a Note Summariser for GP surgeries.Read more
In the run up to the General Election David Cameron twice promised not to cut tax credits yet just a few months later the government has done exactly that leaving millions of the poorest families thousands of pounds worse off.
Last night on Question Time a former Tory voter called out the Energy Minister Amber Rudd on the issue who couldn't respond. Watch here:Read more
The Peoples Assembly Week of Action, where we took on the Tories for the duration of their conference, with protests, meetings, actions and cultural events was massive.
We said we would 'Take Back Manchester', we said we would offer an alternative to the Tories austerity narrative, we said we would dominate the headlines...
Take a look at the press storm we created and judge for yourselves...Read more
The People's Assembly organised a whole week of action in Manchester to Protest the Tory Party Conference from 2-7 October 2015.
We had a fantastic team of independent film-makers, writers, producers, editors and sound engineers running a media hub throughout to document the events.Read more
Live stream of People's Post Rally in Manchester | 7pm, 5 October
with: Jeremy Corbyn MP, Dave Ward, CWU, Kevin Maguire, Mirror, Owen Jones, Natalie Bennett, Green Party, Lindsey German, People's Assembly, Mark Serwotka, PCS, Mark McGowan, Artist Taxi Driver
Part of the national week of action against the Tory Party Conference. Details here
In less than two weeks time, tens of thousands of people are expected to flock to Manchester to protest the Tory Party Conference from 3 - 7 October.Read more