Monthly Archives: March 2013

Chris Bambery: agent provocateur extraordinaire:

Am I the only one who thinks Chris Bambery may be in very serious trouble? The one-time national secretary of the SWP, then editor of Socialist Worker used to get interviewed quite regularly on Russia Today. That avenue may be … Continue reading

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Chris Bambery sews seeds of disunity over the Bedroom Tax:

Tony Collins favorite member of the Socialist Party (Manzil) is, yet again, smearing his own comrades, this time in Scotland. He smears them and everyone else who works alongside them in Solidarity, the nearest thing we have to TUSC north … Continue reading

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Left Unity and democratic centralism: What is to be done? And when do we do it?

The welfare state is being dismantled by the coalition government, bringing great suffering to the most vulnerable in society and eroding the living conditions of millions of ordinary people. Worse still, the Labour Party is not presenting a strong opposition … Continue reading

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The boy who cried wolf:

Everyone knows the story of the boy who cried wolf. Everyone knows the lesson. At least in theory. Some of us appear to have forgotten how to live our lives by it. As is clear by Andy Newman’s having to … Continue reading

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Another useful comment on the need for due process:

I was concerned by the apparent attitude of ‘a woman makes allegations of domestic violence so she should be believed’ from certain posters on this site, and that of those posting on the site of Mr Hedley’s accuser. Allegations should … Continue reading

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Comment on Andy Newman’s blog that I 100% endorse:

`This website is not an appropriate forum to decide questions of fact, I don’t repeat the allegations: but instead I refer you to Caroline’s website .. You can then make your own mind up.’ So we can all make our … Continue reading

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Expose Andy Newman’s incitement of vigilante justice:

Andy Newman, Tony Collins and Phil Burton-Cartledge allowed 173 comments on their blog post smearing Steve Hedley as a violent abuser of women. Looks like some of them are starting to feel a little guilty for jumping to conclusions. What … Continue reading

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