On the death of Thatcher

Thatcher 1925-2013 - no friend of the youth Red Youth sheds no tears at the death of Margaret Thatcher today. Thatcher caused immense harm to British youth throughout the 1980's, enacting a number of reactionary Employment Acts which helped destroy job security for young people and laid the basis for the reactionary policies pursued by … Continue reading On the death of Thatcher

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!