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New left history resource: SLL/WRP's Labour Review & Fourth International

This is just a quick post to let the usual left-wing trainspotters that the Encyclopedia for Trotskyism Online (ETOL) has now digitised the entire run of two journals belonging to the Healyite Socialist Labour League (after 1973 the Workers Revolutionary Party). 285 more words

British History

Kidnappers of Lebanese soldiers assign Wissam al-Masri as new mediator

Sheikh Wissam al-Masri, the new negotiator between the Lebanese government and al-Nusra Front and ISIS. Al-Akhbar

By: Radwan Mortada

Published Monday, December 15, 2014

Al-Nusra Front has assigned Sheikh Wissam al-Masri, with a written authorization, to be in charge of the negotiations with the Lebanese government aimed at releasing the army prisoners. 583 more words

ISIL

We Can Improve

For everyone who feels they want to be better than the past in some way, a little hope:

The issues of my past, both of ancestors and previous ages of me, are not those Ebrahim faced. 24 more words

Musings

Ian Birchall Publishes On Why the SWP Deteriorated So Quickly.

Let Party Skullduggery Run Rampant.

Ian Birchall’s resignation from the SWP was announced in December last year.

The news was quickly broadcast on this Blog (not to say all over the left). 1,978 more words

European Left

Balakrishnan, Workers' Institute of Marxism-Leninism-Mao Thought, Charged.

Not Very Funny Now.

Just announced: “Man charged in London ‘slavery’ inquiry

Police have charged a man with false imprisonment, rape and child cruelty in a suspected slavery case in London. 1,563 more words

European Left

Civil Rights Mural in Derry / Londonderry

“I agree with Dante, that the hottest places in hell are reserved for those who, in a period of moral crisis, maintain their neutrality” – Martin Luther King

City Life

WAVE Conference: Rouhani Highlights 10 Strategies for Urgent anti-Terrorism Fight

President Hassan Rouhani put forward ten strategies to launch an immediate fight against terrorism.Addressing an international gathering on violence and extremism here on Tuesday, the president also suggested that December 18 be designated as the World Day Against violence and Extremism.He said allocating a day to highlight the notion will make the bloods shed unfairly remembered and the global will to fight violence and extremism get a new life each year. 533 more words

War On Syria