A statue of ‘Lenin’ appears in the 1972 episode of the British comedy ‘Steptoe and Son’, entitled ‘Live Now – P.A.Y.E Later’. I also remember
When I was young and at school (and before the destructive Thatcherite reforms), it was common-place to learn about ‘homelessness’ as something that existed during
The way things work in the UK is like this. Those who are ‘salaried’ and work in middle class professions are quite happy to accept
As far as I am concerned, the Labour Party is a thoroughly bourgeois entity that has been guilty of peddling not only racism in the past, but also anti-Soviet propaganda.
The rightwing Christian, capitalist, gun-loving Republican George W Bush, in 2007, agreed to raise a fascistic statue in Washington, supposedly for the ‘Victims of Communism’. This has been part of a far-wider assault on post-Soviet Russia, and the continued attempt by the US to undermine and destroy Communist China.
‘When I hear Tories and the purple-faced UKIP go on now about Poles, Romanians and Bulgarians coming to Britain to work, I think back and