According to reports, the austerity-driven Tory government has made massive fund cuts in the provisions for disabled children in education and medical care.
The failure of the Conservative government in the UK to take forward the Brexit formalities and the subsequent political crisis has reinvigorated the aspirations for independence among a pro-EU majority in Scotland.
Ahead of the European parliamentary polls on May 23, Peoples Dispatch speaks to Ivan Orosa, a researcher and international political analyst, on its role and limitations, the impact of popular mobilizations such as the Yellow Vests, and the possibilities and challenges ahead of the Left.
The closure of the factory will result in the loss of nearly 3,500 jobs. It is also estimated that this closure will affect around 15,000 workers in the supply chain across the UK
Over a million people marched on March 23 in London, with many of them demanding a second referendum. Other sections of the left pointed out that the government must respect the mandate of the 2016 referendum and regain the sovereignty of the country