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

WatchTwo Days, One Night (Cornerhouse)..another brilliant film from Belgian brothers; the Dardennes. Sandra has just returned to work after being ill with depression only to find that the management have asked the staff to vote for a bonus or for her job. 526 more words

Building a Socialist Library (8) The Village Against the World by Dan Hancox

Reading this book reminded me of visiting republican areas such as the Bogside in Derry in the 80s and 90s. As I walked the streets of Derry with SF councillor Mary Nelis I saw a landscape not unlike my own in east Manchester, except for the shadow of the British army in the background. 800 more words

Liverpool library closures – behind the spin

The council top-brass and their slavishly loyal lickspittles have disgracefully voted in favour of the proposal to close 11 of the city’s 19 libraries. 966 more words

Screening THIS Sunday!

Liverpool International Music Festival 
Screening THIS Sunday.

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Join the protests and support the strikes on July 10

Around the country firemen and teachers will be joined by hundreds of thousands of other workers in a coordinated day of strike action. Red Youth urges comrades, friends and supporters to join the demonstrations and rallies (listed below) taking place in cities and towns on Thursday. 2,085 more words

Put Council Housing Centre Stage in Political Debate

Writing in the Morning Star, columnist Glyn Robbins makes a powerful case for unions and housing activists to use the next 40 weeks running up to the general election, to make the building council residences centre stage in political debate. 910 more words


Communists Warn: NHS is Under Threat Like Never Before

The NHS is under threat like never before, writes Steve Sweeney, well known scourge of the NHS privateers and CPB member. 733 more words