Parents cutting back on food and clothing due to benefit reforms lead to adverse impacts and material hardship for children, researchers findRead more
The People's Assembly is supporting a major national demonstration called by the Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND) to Stop Trident, Britain’s nuclear weapons system. To make sure this will be the biggest protest against nukes in a generation, we need your help. You can get involved in the following ways:Read more
The People's Assembly would like to express full support to the Junior Doctors who have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action over the governments proposed changes to their contracts. The ballot result came in today with a massive 98% in favour of strike action on a 76% turnout.
The Conservatives latest attack on ordinary people may well be the final straw for many voters, some of whom took David Cameron at his word when he promised he would not cut tax credits.
Huge, organised opposition to austerity has made the issue impossible to ignore in both the media and in the streets across the country.Read more
From BMA website
Junior doctors in England will take industrial action on three dates in December — subject to the outcome of the ballot, which closes on 18 November.
The BMA has taken the extraordinary step of announcing the proposed dates, times and type of action, ahead of the close of the ballot next Wednesday, to minimise the impact on patients and fellow doctors, and allow employers time to prepare.Read more