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Cancel Culture. "A Letter on Justice and Open Debate". From Rowling to Chomsky.

“The task of Marxist politics is to defend these freedoms” – Ralph Miliband.

JK Rowling joins 150 public figures warning over free speech

BBC,

Some 150 writers, academics and activists – including authors JK Rowling, Salman Rushdie and Margaret Atwood – have signed an open letter denouncing the “restriction of debate”.

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European Left

Momentum, "must and will lead criticisms of Keir Starmer" say new Co-Chairs.

Momentum new Co-Chairs: Gaya Sriskanthan, co-chair of Labour New York and  Andrew Scattergood, West MIdlands Firefighter.

With a new leadership in place Momentum has lost no time in setting out its future plans. 1,854 more words

Left

Twice Broken

He left me!! I exclaimed,
After all the promises he proclaimed,
I was breathtaking by his offers,
Little did I know that He gave the same to others, 343 more words

Love

All that's left is rot.

What’s left is Rot,
Decays of what was,
It wasn’t meant to evolve,
Nobody is allowed to make changes to it,
But that’s all we ever do, 227 more words

Love

A Left For Itself. David Swift. Review: Left-Wing Hobbyists and Labour's Future.

A Left For Itself. Left-Wing Hobbyists and Performative Radicalism. David Swift. Zero Books. 2019. 

Neil Kinnock – one of his rare memorable statements – once said (roughly) that the left talk amongst themselves in a way they would never do to a stranger next to them at a bus stop. 1,175 more words

Anti-Fascism

Factionalism in the Time of Coranavirus Part 11: Chris Williamson Gets Close to Galloway's Workers Party.

Getting Close up to Galloway and pro-Brexit ultras of the Workers Party – aka as the Communist Party of Great Britain (Marxist-Leninist).

Chris Williamson was reported to be organising a ‘grass roots’ event, the ‘Festival of Resistance’ on the 20th of June but we learn from his site, “ 384 more words

Anti-Fascism