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Was Corbyn’s Labour defeated by its own incompetence?

Now that the Labour Party’s Jeremy Corbyn era is history, in the sense of being in the past, it can now begin its journey into History, in the sense of being something to be studied, analysed and made sense of. When future historians come to understand this tumultuous period in the party’s history, they will […]

Boot Out Boris – Time For A British Revolution

As I write this, Boris Johnson is bouncing yet another dead cat on the desk in the shape of Free School Meals. Unlike other dead cats, such as Operation Moonshot, feeding children is actually real and important. But in the end Boris & Cummings are quite happy to have the media screaming about the issue. […]

Spain’s Democratic Transition is Backsliding

Biel Schreuder Obiols discusses the scandals that have exacerbated a crumbling sense of democracy in Spain. Over recent months in Spain, the behaviour of the state has become increasingly outlandish, absurd and sinister. Despite the current government being one comprised of the centre-left Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party (PSOE) and the far-left Unidas Podemos (UP), their […]

No Pasaran (But No Thanks to Labour)

Every time the fascists decide to show themselves and walk through our streets, as  happened on August 22nd, it presents us (antifascists and antiracists) with a unique opportunity to come into physical contact with them. It’s always good to fight them and shout ‘Nazi Scum’. Their marches allow us to see their banners and faces, […]

Far-right demonstrators in Nottingham. August 22nd 2020

A Journalistic Failure

Imagine you are the editor of a city newspaper. A march for “kids & veterans” is planned in your city by someone who has just posted a video making threats to kill Family Court Judges and “wipe out” Antifa protesters. The video is shared on numerous far-right social media channels including those run by far-right […]

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