The Tyrant Died Bravely

Submitted by dalcassian on 23 August, 2014 - 4:45 Author: Sean Matgamna

Hang the bastard? They have. Saddam Hussein was hanged in Baghdad on 30 December. He should have been hanged a long time ago!

It is a great pity it was not the Iraqi workers, but the invaders and the Shia-dominated government of Iraq, that, 40 years too late, put the hangman’s rope around Saddam’s wretched neck.
The most surprising thing about the circumstances surrounding the hanging of Saddam Hussein is the international reaction to it.

An Irish horror story all workers can learn from

Submitted by dalcassian on 23 August, 2014 - 4:45 Author: Solidarity

An 81 year old retired Irish cardinal, Desmond Connell, has gone to the High Court in Dublin for a writ to stop his successor as Archbishop of Dublin handing over church files on paedophile priests to a state-organised inquiry into clerical abuse of children.

The monthly survey

Submitted by cathy n on 22 August, 2014 - 5:55

Teachers' union at crossroad (Pat Murphy)
Fighting redundancies in Liverpool (Cate Murphy)
Youth in Britain, never had it so good? (Niall Brown)
Fight for democracy in New Labour (Adie Kemp)
Students must build on the ground (Mick Duncan)
New solutions? No solutions! Bill Davies
The transformations of vegetarians into cannibals and cannibals into profits (Ann Mack)
Mad cows and Mad economics (Colin Foster)
Mad cows and Englishmen (Les Hearn)

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