Monthly Archives: June 2013

Open Letter to Douglas Alexander MP about Renfrewshire Council [Part IV]:

Dear Douglas Alexander, Welcome to part four of my ongoing open letter to you about Renfrewshire Council. I should explain at this point something that should be obvious: I have no ready-made plan vis-a-vis these open letters; I don’t know … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Douglas Alexander MP about Renfrewshire Council [Part III]:

Dear Douglas Alexander, In case you had not worked it out yet, my intention is to chop up my open letter to you into a large number of bite sized chunks. Twitter’s 140 limit isn’t working for me. On the … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Douglas Alexander MP about Renfrewshire Council [Part II]:

Dear Douglas Alexander, This is Part II of my open letter to you. You may have noticed that for an open letter that made reference to Renfrewshire Council, Part I of my open letter contained precious little about that council. … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Douglas Alexander MP about Renfrewshire Council [Part I]:

Dear Douglas Alexander, You are my member of parliament. I don’t particularly like you. Nor do I trust you. I do not believe for one second that you will help me with any of the issues I am going to … Continue reading

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Kevin Macguire and illegal general strikes:

“Yet talk of a General Strike will remain just that, talk, when union leaders know it would be illegal.” So says Kevin Macguire: http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/austerity-win-unless-protest-1986229#.UclEvzLav8k.facebook The problem with Kevin’s explanation for the impossibility of a general strike is twofold. In the … Continue reading

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Cat Power’s Sea of Love from Juno:

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People’s Assembly this Saturday, our opportunity to resist Tory cuts?

Saturday, 22 June 2013 from 09:30 to 17:00 Central Hall Westminster, Storey’s Gate, Westminster, London SW1H 9NH http://thepeoplesassembly.org.uk/register/

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