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Polish Democracy in Crisis

Poland has been governed by the Law and Justice (PiS) party since 2015, when President Andrzej Duda was elected, and the party first got a majority in parliament. They were voted in as traditional, Catholic conservatives with promises of lowering the retirement age, massively increasing child support and free medication for the elderly. They have […]

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Modern Apartheid: Palestine and Coronavirus

In the days and weeks following the worsening of the COVID-19 pandemic many around the world have halted all train of political thought. “This is no time for politics” you hear, as people descend into panic and entire nations lock down. Solidarity has grown between communities all over the world, but for the Israeli government […]

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Sadistic Labour Staffers Claimed They Told Press of Diane Abbott “crying in the loos”

Labour staffers are under fire for abuse of power, following the leak of an explosive report into anti-Semitism within the party. The investigation was damning in its description of the activities of some senior officials, including an incident in February 2017 involving Diane Abbott.  Abbott, who was Shadow Home Secretary at the time, has been a consistent target of racist attacks during her time as […]

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Creating Crisis: A Labour Party Faction’s Scheme to Undermine Socialism

As revelations stemming from the leaked anti-Semitism report continue to rock the left of the Labour Party one revelation has stood out amongst the rest. Preceding and during the 2017 general election campaign senior elements within Labour Party HQ actively fought against Jeremy Corbyn, by their own admission, causing leaks and scandals to “embarrass” him. […]