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Radical press demands copyright takedown of Marx-Engels Collected Works

Radical press demands copyright takedown of Marx-Engels Collected Works | Look Left | Scoop.it
Lawrence and Wishart, a radical press founded in 1936 and formerly associated with the Communist Party of Great Britain, has asserted a copyright over "Marx-Engels Collected Works," a series of $25-50-ish hardcovers, and demanded that they be removed from the Marxist Internet Archive.
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POWERFUL speech about the Military Industrial Complex & US Imperialism (Graphic Content) - YouTube

This short video highlights the harsh Truth of U.S. foreign policy and the military industrial complex. Follow Choice and Truth at; [FACEBOOK] https://www.fa...
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Mandela: Creation of a cult

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The ruling class is honouring a man who helped make South Africa safe for capitalist exploitation, writes Peter Manson
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Socialist politicians dreaming big in Seattle

After socialist Kshama Sawant’s Seattle City Council win, the Socialist Alternative party is renting an office and recruiting members, in hopes of making Democrat-dominated Seattle a two-party town.
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Nelson Mandela: assessing the icon

(This article was first published on 18 July 2008)


On the whole, the public celebrations that accompany elderly politicians' birthdays are not voluntary. If they are still in power it is not by popular choice and if they are retired their anniversaries are private affairs. Nelson Mandelamust surely be the first public figure whose 90th birthday on 18 July 2008 was anticipated with an internationally televised rock concert held in a packed public space in London.

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Left Unity: Establishing freedom to criticise

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Paul Demarty looks at the constitutional fallout for Left Unity post-conference
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Left Party Platform dissolves

Left Party Platform dissolves | Look Left | Scoop.it
 

The Left Party Platform was founded in July following a decision by Left Unity’s National Coordinating Group to allow platforms of ten or more ...
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A report on founding conference

The main points... 1. The so-called 'Safe Spaces' policy was remitted (ie, rejected and sent back to policy conference for redrafting). This was a very good thing in my opinion. The policy had not ...
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Shocking Documentary - How You Are Being Mind Controlled And Don't Know It

North Korea is only one of a few places that the banksters have not infiltrated. Could this and this docu. info. be the reason why the west do not like North...
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AWL: Matgamna’s chauvinistic tirade

AWL: Matgamna’s chauvinistic tirade | Look Left | Scoop.it
Imperialism may not have invented political Islam, writes Yassamine Mather, but it has certainly used it to its advantage
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TUSC chair Dave Nellist interviewed on BBC2's Daily Politics show

Trade Unionist and Socialist Coalition national chair Dave Nellist was interviewed on BBC2's Daily Politics show on 10 April by programme host Andrew Neil. T...
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This is the way the party ends: not with a bang, but with a whimper

This is the way the party ends: not with a bang, but with a whimper | Look Left | Scoop.it
“In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.” – Yogi Berra Sometimes I feel like Lisa Simpson. Allow me to explain. The aesthetes among you will recall the c...
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Left Unity conference: one step back, two steps forward

By KD Tait On 30 November, a new political organisation was founded; one which will champion a radical alternative to austerity, unemployment and war. Organisers announced that more than 1200 people had registered as founder members.
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RT News reports on Left Unity’s founding conference - short video report

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Watch RT News report on the Founding Conference:





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Youth: We don’t want an easy ride

Following the Left Unity founding conference, Preston organiser and Communist Platform supporter Robert Eagleton asks what attitude the left should take to the role of youth
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Left Unity: Making a safe space for left ideas

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Peter Manson reports on the official founding of the latest unity project
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Some steps forward…..but some way to go. Pete McLaren reports from the Left Unity Founding Conference

Report includes details of the votes on key (all?) issues.

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Impressions of Left Unity

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(A personal view from one of our members, SW) When I first heard about Left Unity, I signed up immediately, but was sceptical and nervous. Whose stitch-up was this? Behind the façade of starting a ...
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Left Unity launched

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The first indication that Left Unity is different from most other left wing organisations came very early in its November 30th founding conference writes Liam Mac Uaid. Ken Loach, the person who is...
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Let’s Get Serious – Support the Socialist Platform, argues Ed Potts

Ed Potts member of the ISN and supporter of the Socialist Platform in Left Unity writes:

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Conlin concession caps stunning turnaround in council election

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Richard Conlin, the four-term city council member, conceded Friday, capping a stunning election turnaround and paving the way for Kshama Sawant, the city’s first socialist council member in recent memory.
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