Bedroom Tax protests across Britain

Demonstrations have taken place across Britain this weekend in opposition to the hated "Bedroom Tax". Blaming the poor for poverty When the Bedroom Tax comes into force on 1 April, 14 percent will be cut from housing benefit for households with one ‘spare’ bedroom and 25 percent from those with two or more. An estimated … Continue reading Bedroom Tax protests across Britain

Impending introduction of the new Universal Credit benefits system

Demonstrations have been organised around the country today against the so-called "Bedroom Tax". Many of these have been organised by local Labour Party groups, mostly those saturated by Trotskyist entryists and such like. CPGB-ML members around the country went along to some of these demonstrations and tried to impart a proletarian perspective. For some time … Continue reading Impending introduction of the new Universal Credit benefits system