Corbyn greets Grenfell firefighters – and condemns council for failing survivors

Jeremy Corbyn took part in today’s Grenfell commemoration, including the subsequent silent march – during which he greeted firefighters who fought the blaze a year ago, together with the area’s MP, Emma Dent Coad: Many in the march embraced the firefighters, who were obviously deeply moved. Recent moves by the Establishment to shift blame onto […]

Sick of royal wedding? Liverpool’s ‘F*** the Royals’ event raising money for Foodbanks

Sound in Liverpool (image: Google Maps) The thought of public money paying for this wedding when people are actually hungry in this country is just something we couldn’t bear. The BBC’s and other Establishment media’s coverage of the royal wedding has been at saturation level and is non-stop this morning. As surveys indicate as many […]

Govt will NOT ban flammable cladding after Grenfell

In a move that ought to be astonishing, even unbelievable – but is anything but – the government will not ban the use of flammable cladding or untested cladding systems as a result of the terrible loss of life caused, and the suffering inflicted on the survivors by, the Grenfell Tower blaze. The ‘Hackitt Review’, […]

We’re supposed to think Javid will end ‘hostile environment’? His record suggests not

Former Communities Secretary Sajid Javid has been appointed to replace Amber Rudd as Home Secretary. Judging by the apparently-coordinated media and social media campaign from Establishment figures, we’re supposed to think that a ‘BAME’ (black, Asian, minority ethnic) Home Secretary marks an end to the remote, callous and frankly racist policies of the ‘hostile environment’ […]