Prof. Brian J Ford states in a recent book that only 10% of the academic literature of the scientific community in the 1970s speculated about global cooling, (with this body of unconvincing work being viewed very much as ‘pseudo-science’), with 90% of the same literature providing concrete evidence of a rapid ‘global warming’ caused primarily through capitalist methods of (exploiting) and interacting with the environment!
When Socialist structures such as the Welfare State and National Health Service (NHS) are initiated within a society that retains its predatory capitalist nature, then
The misled Scottish people turn to the racist Tories to cement their sovereignty and their freedom, the racist Tories turn to the equally racist, homophobic and terroristic DUP to legitimise Theresa May’s electoral failure, and the bias BBC have just asked Jeremy Corbyn to resign – but remains absolutely ‘silent’ about the dangerous political lurch to the right by the British political establishment!
A working class interpretation of a thoroughly bourgeois BBC fluff piece.
Despite all of this disorganisation and chaos on the left, however, it does seem that the British working class decided for themselves and delivered a truly ‘crushing’ blow to the capitalist establishment that is still wheeling from its effects. It seems that Labour MP Peter Shore’s message from 1975 finally sank-in!
(A version of this article appeared in the New Worker – the newspaper of