Monthly Archives: September 2016

Twitter Complaint about @derekrootboy

Here is what Twitter Support says when I try to get them to fix my main account: @derekrootboy. According to Twitter Support that account is neither suspended nor locked. However, every time I try to tweet from it, or retweet … Continue reading

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“The enemy of socialists is capitalism, not each other.” @OwenJones84

Originally posted on WORKERS UNITED:
From the first day of setting up this blog up I’ve had this quote from Owen Jones’s one-minute video – the one he made for The Daily Politics on ‘How To Be A Lefty’ –…

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Vote of no confidence in Iain McNicol

Sign this petition to save Labour from general secretary Iain McNicol who has dragged the party’s name through the mud: https://www.change.org/p/sign-petition-sack-the-general-secretary-to-the-labour-party-iain-mcnicol-for-excluding-new-members?recruiter=281207866&utm_source=share_petition&utm_medium=twitter&utm_campaign=share_twitter_responsive    

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Jeremy Corbyn should prepare for the mother of all smear campaigns.

Originally posted on WORKERS UNITED:
Read this article in the Guardian yet? The one about Yvette wanting to fight to save the party she loves. Very interesting stuff. Not in the bag. But the left across Britain have a lot…

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Faisal Islam and ‘Team Corbyn’?

Let me begin by laying my cards on the table: Faisal Islam is one of my favourite broadcasters. He doesn’t echo what I want on everything: he’d not be political editor of SKY News if he did. But he is … Continue reading

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Shadow Cabinet to be elected by OMOV?

Just signed a petition calling for Shadow Cabinet to be elected, if such elections are needed at all, by all Labour Party members, rather than by a tiny electorate consisting of Owen Smith’s sad 168 losers, right-wing MPs who now … Continue reading

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Iain McNicol: ballot-rigger on steroids

General Secretary of the Labour Party, Iain McNicol, and his NEC will find themselves having to answer questions under oath about their industrial-scale ballot rigging. Comrade McNicol must know that. Surely there can no one on the NEC who is … Continue reading

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