A change is in the air…. Continue reading An interesting insight into Dual Power
I have a booked coming out next year with Pluto on the history of the Anti-Poll Tax movement and how it beat Thatcher.
Here are some materials that I have found along the way. Some are from the archives, other from the Anti-Poll tax Campaign 1987-1991 Facebook group.
Great music-fighting Nazis cross over straight out of New Musical Express in 1978. Cover price? 18p Continue reading NME from 1978 on the Anti Nazi League
I’ve been thinking about Momentum’s radical motions and from a socialist perspective I have some points to make.
Will this make me popular? No. Should I have done it? Most likely yes. Continue reading Momentum’s radical motions – some analysis
Hill-stone was content
To be cut, to be carted
And fixed in its new place.
It let itself be conscripted Into mills.
And it stayed in position
Defending this slavery against all.
It forgot is wild roots Its earth song
In cement and the drum song of looms.
From Hill-Stone Was Content by Ted Hughes
Is social democracy a step on the road to socialism?