Going against the grain

13/07/16 update: Corbyn wins NEC vote to be on ballot paper, fake left Owen Smith also announces he’s standing – new introduction written to reflect new developments So the good news is that Corbyn won the NEC vote and will be able to stand; a comfort for his supporters but all the barriers in his […]

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Why this isn’t just about Corbyn: Build a mass demo on Sat 16th July in London as the start: no to racism, no to austerity and cuts, no to capitalism, yes to real working class solidarity and unity across europe and beyond.For a socialist mass movement to take on the bosses and their cretins in all capitalist parliaments (Westminister, E.U, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, capitalist governments everywhere). STOP UKIP and the far right

Right now Corbyn fever is spreading wildly -understandably so in light of the total political and economic crisis we are in right now and the Blairite, war mongering, capitalist loving vultures otherwise known as m.p.s launching their long planned and highly opportunistic coup against Corbyn and his supporters, as myself and others have predicted. Protests […]

Read More Why this isn’t just about Corbyn: Build a mass demo on Sat 16th July in London as the start: no to racism, no to austerity and cuts, no to capitalism, yes to real working class solidarity and unity across europe and beyond.For a socialist mass movement to take on the bosses and their cretins in all capitalist parliaments (Westminister, E.U, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland, capitalist governments everywhere). STOP UKIP and the far right

Stop Violence Against Women! The history of International Women’s Day and some suggested lessons for us today

This unfinished essay is based on my ‘Stop Violence Against Women’ protest speech to celebrate the socialist and working class history of International Women’s Day and its lesson for our struggle at the Cardiff Feminist Network protest of the same name today. It goes into the issues I will raise today in greater depth than […]

Read More Stop Violence Against Women! The history of International Women’s Day and some suggested lessons for us today