A recent exposé by the Financial Times has once again unearthed the sordid practices of corporate lobbying, cronyism, and ‘cash for access’ that takes place between Tory donors and leading Conservative figures. Capitalism is corruption.
After years of harassment from the Labour right wing, the local council, and the Tory press, left-wing MP Apsana Begum has been acquitted of all the trumped-up charges levelled at her. Now it is time for her opponents to face justice.
Labour is in a parlous financial state, due to the rightwards shift undertaken by Starmer, and the resultant exodus of members. The right wing are destroying the party, as they seek to appease the establishment. They must be shown the door.
The recent World Congress of the International Marxist Tendency was an incredible success, displaying both the strength of the IMT’s ideas, and how these have been translated into a material force across the globe. Marxism is on the march.
The shambolic, much-delayed Tokyo Olympics Games have begun – without fans, and amidst general disapproval from ordinary people in Japan. It is the bosses, not the working class, who should be made to pay for this crisis.