“That’s the standard technique of privatization: defund, make sure things don’t work, people get angry, you hand it over to private capital” Noam Chomsky.
We are living in pretty desperate times. 1,091 more words
Rachel Godfrey Wood is an activist and PhD student at the Institute of Development Studies
Given that there is almost unanimous agreement that Labour Party in-fighting has a catastrophic impact on the party’s ability to get its message across to the wider population, it is worth considering the possible motivations of those factions driving these divisions. 657 more words
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Today’s Guardian reports that shadow chancellor John McDonnell intends to hold a series of free public seminars to inform public debate on economic issues. According to the report they will be supported by members of Labour’s Economic Advisory panel, and will contribute towards a conference on economic policy in the Summer. 592 more words