Suffragette – Where’s Sylvia Pankhurst?

Where is Sylvia, what is she? Ask anybody what name they most associate with the suffragette movement and almost universally the answer will be Sylvia Pankhurst. This film for all its merits only once mentions her in passing, and then only to suggest that she didn’t really approve of what the suffragettes were doing. What … Continue reading Suffragette – Where’s Sylvia Pankhurst?

TTIP protests across Europe

CPGB-ML and Red Youth activists attended and spoke at a demonstration opposing TTIP today at Shepherd's Bush in West London (see video below). TTIP is the latest in the legacy of cuts and privatisation ushered in by successive imperialist governments, and has been rearing it's ugly head with increasing frequency in the media recently - but … Continue reading TTIP protests across Europe

CPGB-ML discuss North Korea with George Galloway on Russia Today’s ‘Sputnik’ TV Show

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7_GnhOSEyY Keith Bennett of the CPGB-ML talks to George Galloway, on his Russia Today current affairs program 'Sputnik', about the latest developments in North Korea. They discuss Kim Jong Un (5:13), the death penalty (3:35) and the execution of his 'uncle', General Jang Song Thaek (2.09), on charges of corruption and treason (4:32), his friendship … Continue reading CPGB-ML discuss North Korea with George Galloway on Russia Today’s ‘Sputnik’ TV Show

CPGB-ML discuss North Korea with George Galloway on Russia Today's 'Sputnik' TV Show

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7_GnhOSEyY Keith Bennett of the CPGB-ML talks to George Galloway, on his Russia Today current affairs program 'Sputnik', about the latest developments in North Korea. They discuss Kim Jong Un (5:13), the death penalty (3:35) and the execution of his 'uncle', General Jang Song Thaek (2.09), on charges of corruption and treason (4:32), his friendship … Continue reading CPGB-ML discuss North Korea with George Galloway on Russia Today's 'Sputnik' TV Show

School is a tool

The divide between capitalists and workers, both politically and economically, is continuing to expand rapidly as we sink further into economic crisis. Adding to the relative and absolute impoverishment of the working class in the material sense is the impoverishment of our minds. The most glaring example of our lack of class consciousness or of … Continue reading School is a tool