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  • Peace activism

    Women’s March to Ban the Bomb

    From the 15th June, most of the world’s governments, unfortunately NOT the UK will be negotiating the ban on nuclear weapons at the United Nations […]

    Janet Fenton 6th Jun'17 0
  • Peace activism

    Normal Beats Terror

    We’ve now had two terror attacks in the U.K. in as many weeks and it’s possible that we may be entering into a period of […]

    David Tam McDonald 6th Jun'17 9
  • General Election 2017

    She’s Lying to You

    Our daily election diary …

    Mike Small 6th Jun'17 4
  • Film and Animation

    Zombie Apocalypse in Jockistan

    Creative Scotland today announce a brand new film studio based in Granton, with the blockbuster ‘Zombie Apocalypse in Jockistan’ directed by Lynn Ramsay to open […]

    6th Jun'17 4
  • General Election 2017
    George Gunn 6th Jun'17 3
  • Commentary

    Robin Cook at Heartbreak Hotel

    Christopher Harvie remembers Robin Cook (‘a Machiavelli of the Tribune left’) and his changing attitude to devolution – “by 1983 he had smartly changed step and by 1997 […]

    Christopher Harvie 6th Jun'17 7
  • Arts & Culture

    Venn of Blairite Rage Diagram

    Anticipating the meltdown of unreconstructed Blairite ‘Labour’ members is one of the joys of watching the Corbyn surge [enjoy and share]     * Dont […]

    Mike Small 6th Jun'17 2
  • General Election 2017

    Worst Local Campaign of GE2017?

    Who’s running the worst local campaign in this weirder than weird general election? Bella’s competition offers extra points for use of terrible bar charts, leaflet […]

    6th Jun'17 3
  • General Election 2017

    The Fear Karma

    The recurring theme of the #GE2017 is of an elite scared of any dissent, whether its the Thurrock Lies footage, the censorship of Mr Ethical […]

    Mike Small 5th Jun'17 6
  • Music
    Neil Cooper 5th Jun'17 5
  • Austerity Britain

    Magic Money Trees

      Theresa’s now infamous quote to a working nurse that there’s “No Magic Money Tree” to pay NHS staff a decent wage falls into stark relief […]

    Mike Small 5th Jun'17 8
  • Brexit

    Nowhere Land

    Last October Theresa May announced to her party conference: “If you believe you are a citizen of the world, you are a citizen of nowhere.” […]

    AL Kennedy 4th Jun'17 9
  • Commentary

    Hopeful Things

    During the course of a meandering journey, Paul Tritschler asks whether contemplation has a role to play in socialist morality and activism. Abandoning religion wasn’t […]

    Paul Tritschler 4th Jun'17 10
  • Media

    Start Making Sense

    Paul Mason discusses Donald Trump’s disastrous tour of Europe with The Nation magazine and its impact on European relations, defence and future politics.  

    3rd Jun'17 0

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