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February 26, 2019

Ignored by big media: Conservative Party leaders' Islamophobia

There have been long-running headlines in big media about Labour's antisemitism problem. But mainstream journalists have ignored rampant islamophobia at the heart of Britain's ruling...
General Election: Jeremy Corbyn's victory

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn 'knocking on door of government'

Truth about dictator Noriega and the ‘criminal’ US invasion

The US invasion that toppled Panama's worst dictator was part of a series of assaults aimed at reasserting the power of the Washington military/industrial/surveillance complex, argues Richard Lance Keeble.General Manuel Noriega, who died on ...
STRONG AND STABLE RACISM. Progressive Talk From Theresa May's Team? Don't believe it.

'Strong and stable racism' from UK Prime Minister's Party

General Election coverage and biased reporting by UK broadcasters

Once parliament dissolves next week, politicians will be frantically touring the country to persuade people to vote for their party.  But since most people learn about the election in the media, canvassing voters or holding rallies have limited value ...

Black Labour members back Jeremy Corbyn's leadership

Momentum Black Connexions (MBC) media officer Marc Wadsworth has been caught-up in a Fleet Street concocted firestorm after challenging a Labour MP for colluding with the right-wing press.Wadsworth confronted the Daily Telegraph reporter Kate McCann after ...

'Black Londoners must vote to set the equality agenda'

In all the cut-and-thrust of the forthcoming London elections, one thing is clear. There’s scope for positive change in race relations.One Million Black Londoners are becoming more successful in their traditional inner city habitats. New settlers se ...

Why the attacks on 'extremist' Jeremy Corbyn are doomed

Tony Blair's former press chief Alastair Campbell published a blog post urging Labour members to back "anyone but Corbyn", for the party leadership. The intervention, which was the latest in a long line of Labour establishment atta ...

Youth, social media and the power of minority groups

A new generation of young people can and must use their smartphones and social media to get out the votes that favour the peoples of the marginal abyss. It is a prospect that is literally “in their hands” writes, Thomas L Blair who outlines hi ...

'Stars performing in Israel are supporting apartheid in Palestine'

I hadn't planned on this when I walked into the monthly London Palestine Action meeting. But, when a cultural boycott action was suggested and ideas were thin on the ground, I volunteered to subvert Robbie Williams' hits and be him, outside UNICEF ...

How new 'digi-generation' can make the Black vote count

In a unique alliance, activists and faith leaders with large Black and Minority Ethnic (BME) populations across the UK are using the internet to fight for equality and renewal. Moreover, their websites send a clear message to their communities: make sure ...

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