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Looking through the frame......

Ahhh!!! I am fed up of justifying why the arts are important in our communities here in the UK. Will the arts only be accessed by the very, very, very few. 146 more words

Unity! at the Scottish TUC

A special edition of Unity! is published at the Scottish Trades Union Congress meeting in Aviemore by the Scottish Committee of the Communist Party.

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Labour Movement

Neoliberalism Killed The Cat

Politicians talked in their big house

Came up with an idea

That it would save us all

From impending economic doom

Waffle & Lie

Preach & Posture… 139 more words

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Why the airstrikes in Syria is Theresa May’s biggest contradiction…

We can afford to drop bombs abroad but we cannot afford welfare provisions at home?

On the evening of Friday the 13th of April 2018, on Theresa May’s Government’s word, the UK took part in ‘limited and targeted air strikes’ on Syrian soil. 876 more words

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Housing just got less affordable for low-income Manitobans

On Thursday April 12th, the Pallister Government announced that it will reduce the benefits received through Rent Assist.  It’s the second cut since this government was elected in 2016.  577 more words

Cuts

People want homes, jobs, a future: no wonder they distrust capitalism now

Post-cold war politics shifted to the right, and ordinary people suffered. Mainstream parties need to know what went wrong

 

It’s just like old times. Donald Trump has picked a  1,160 more words

Friday Poem #66: Erotic Charge

Good evening, and welcome to this week’s frisky Friday poem!

Before we get to this week’s offering, just a reminder that I will be interview live on Abbey104 fm on Sunday 15th April from 11am to Midday, on the show “Folk Tales”. 799 more words

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