Archive for November 5th, 2009
The fall of the Stalinist states across Eastern Europe was a magnificent victory for the people of the region and a step forward for humanity. Time and again the working class challenged the right of the privileged few in Russia and its vassal states to rule over them politically and economically. The barbaric states that paraded [...]
I can’t do justice to Alistair Hulett’s live concert called Traditions of Resistance. Alistair mixes background discussion (eg on the song, the artist, the context) with the actual songs. All I can say is, having seen him in Sydney, go to his Melbourne gig if you have the chance. FRIDAY NOVEMBER 20 7.30pm, University of Melbourne Bar, 1888 [...]
Afghan MP Malalai Joya says that the withdrawal of one enemy – the U.S. occupation forces and the corrupt mafia system of Hamid Karzai – will make it much easier to fight the enemies that are left.