In a society based on love and mutual support, information will flow. By Phil Hall We need original […]
We live on the only Paradise humans will ever know. It reduces down to one strike and you’re out. Life here is as far as we know the only life there is. We haven’t even begun to understand it. We have barely begun to understand, we don’t understand it, yet we are at ad hock war with every other life form, organic or inorganic, the very mix that sustains us, driven by greed and ignorance. I suggest we turn our gaze to those who rule and subdue us. They are the enemy at the gates.
How would the grandees of the Civil Service, the heads of industry, the aristocracy, the media, Global big business, the military, MI5, the CIA, shadowy organisations such as the Ditchley Group, the dark money brokers, the Trilateral Commission, the City, the Chipping Norton Set, the hedge funds, the oligarchs, and all the other unelected holders of power react to a socialist UK? They have an absolute belief in their entitlement, something akin to the divine right of kings – democracy be buggered.
No one wants to be lead by donkeys, or dangerous buffoons like Boris Johnson. But who imagines that the Naxalites (or the Sikh farmers) can govern in India? Who thinks the Zapatistas should rule in Chiapas, or Sendero Luminoso in Peru? Who agrees that certain key Brexit voting communities in the north should be the ones to decide the future of the UK.
Is New Labour’s dystopian surveillance society back on the cards again?
Or, “I really think we need to take a break”. By Paul Halas After several months of running […]
We feel desolate at the squandering of such an enormous opportunity By Phil Hall After the failure of […]
You can live a rich and full life – if you take collective action By Phil Hall When […]
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by Francisco Dominguez On July 2nd 2020 British Judge Nigel Teare, with regard to a Central Bank of […]
Selected by Dominic Tweedie from: Paul Robeson Speaks: Writings, Speeches, Interviews, 1918-1974 Paul Robeson was a superstar in […]
A Freedom Charter for Great Britain? If we held a constitutional assembly, all the progressive forces in British […]
How we regained faith in politics By Paul Halas Jeremy Corbyn was a phenomenon. This relatively obscure politician […]
Challenging the Neoliberal Onslaught By Richard House I recently interviewed tireless childhood campaigner Sue Palmer for the Morning […]
LISTEN TO THE LEFT STARMER, OR GO! Masks off! Keir Starmer got elected as Labour leader under false […]
Socialism? What are we talking about? By Dominic Tweedie The communists mean to show the way – as […]
What do you do when the cure does you more harm than the disease? You stop taking it. […]
WHAT IS TO BE DONE? By Phil Hall The British Disease is passive aggression. It is class hatred […]
The demoralisation of grassroots Labour. By Paul Halas The Stroud Labour CLP meeting to nominate its preferred leadership […]
By Phil Hall Covid-19 arrives, We sit at home for a long while. The cities empty, the air […]
by James Tweedie, Plymouth, May 6th 2020 The one-word answer is: “Brexit.” The Labour Party backed the losing […]
By Paul Halas On my very infrequent visits to Paris, passing Drancy Station on the RER suburban line […]
By Phil Hall In China the barefoot doctors believed in prevention rather than cure. So how can we […]