Educational Edinburgh: Chile, democracy & socialism

We’re taking a week out from charting the history of class struggle and organising in Britain to discuss Chile around the same period (1960s-1970s). The Chilean people have a proud record of resistance and solidarity in a dramatic history that has seen socialist governments/organisations and counter-revolutionary/military forces battle it out for decades. We will be […]

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Birmingham Bin Strike: An acid test for Labour

by Richie Venton In an important victory for all workers fighting austerity, the High Court has ruled (on 20 September) in favour of Unite the union and ordered Birmingham Labour city council to withdraw the compulsory redundancy notices they’d issued to 113 safety critical refuse collection workers. As part of the legal ruling, the union […]

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