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Inequality exacerbated by the Coalition's attack on the poor and the State.

Inspired by today’s Blog Action Day 2014 I took a blog I’d started but never finished, and put in all the links it needed. So here is my piece on how the Tories have used the recession to push their Neo-liberal agenda and increase the inequality between the wealth and the rest of us over the past five years. 681 more words

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Save Bolton Psychological Therapy Service

It is a Friday lunchtime in Bolton, Greater Manchester and the streets are busy with shoppers. It is also World Mental Health Day and campaigners from… 475 more words

Stop,Look,Listen…my weekly selection of favourite films, books and events to get you out of the house

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The Yellow Balloon(DVD)..made in 1953 and in black and white it is the story of Frankie, a 12 year old boy living in London with his parents. 451 more words

A Just Scotland March and Rally

Join the YCL at the STUC organised ‘For a Just Scotland‘ March and Rally on the 18th of October. Post referendum we need to unite to fight austerity in Scotland and across Britain. 101 more words

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Building a Socialist Library(9) Left for the Rising Sun,Right for Swan Hunter

Left for the Rising Sun, Right for Swan Hunter. The Plebs League in the NorthEast of England 1908/1926 £6.99.

Mark Twain said; I’ve never let my schooling interfere with my education. 1,084 more words

Stop,Look,Listen…my weekly selection of favourite films, books and events to get you out of the house

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Ida (Cornerhouse)
a story of war, occupation and death. Set in Poland in the early 1960s Anna, a young novice, is sent from her convent to meet her aunt before she becomes a nun. 431 more words

Scotland go to the Polls: A rallying cry on election day.

It is safe to say that the Union has never made the top five of a Scotsman’s favourite things, their often irrational hatred of the English appears to have culminated in an opportunity to break away, to form their own country away from Westminster and those god awful Tories. 411 more words

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