Tories and Labour herald new dawn for youth exploitation

Tuesday’s policy announcements by the Prime Minister and the leader of the opposition mark the entrance proper of both the question of youth and the question of labour into the election dog fight. In this tit-for-tat battle between the all-out reactionary welfare reforms of the Tories and the left-social democratic rhetoric of Labour, we may … Continue reading Tories and Labour herald new dawn for youth exploitation

Durham Miners Gala; ditch Labour to fight the cuts!

This year's Durham Miner's Gala saw thousands upon thousands of ordinary working class men and women descend on Durham to celebrate working class history and culture. It was clear from the overall mood of many who attended that sections (a minority but conspicuous by it's presence) of the labour movement are finally beginning to wake … Continue reading Durham Miners Gala; ditch Labour to fight the cuts!