Monthly Archives: March 2017

Exclusive: Labour leader’s office on the ‘staff crisis’

SKWAWKBOX The SKWAWKBOX has been passed an email originally sent by one of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s senior staffers regarding the departure of some staff members that was misreported earlier today by various mainstream publications as a ‘staff crisis’. To … Continue reading

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Camden Council: “Claimants ‘stealing food’ to eat due to benefit delays.”

Originally posted on Ipswich Unemployed Action.:
Above: Mid-Suffolk and Babergh South Suffolk (Tory) Council Video…… Minister for Disabled People, Health and Work Damian Green sometimes spends time away from his taxing life in the bijou town of Ashford answering questions…

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Terrorism UK

Originally posted on Fear and Loathing in Great Britain:
This is a difficult one, what I am about to do is like going on stage and having a shit. As a writer, that’s not something you ever want to do…

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Damien Hirst has painted George Michael to raise money for HIV/AIDS, and it’s beautiful

Originally posted on LASS:
In the time since he passed on that bittersweet Christmas Day last year, it has sometimes seemed as if the lives of LGBT+ people, and the world in general, are just a little greyer with him…

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NEC member: Labour not underfunding Corbyn’s office

SKWAWKBOX Pro-Corbyn NEC member Christine Shawcroft has issued a statement on Facebook regarding rumours that the Labour party is underfunding Corbyn’s office so that he is forced to run with an incomplete staff: Ms Shawcroft is well placed to know, … Continue reading

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Don’t know #McDonnellAmendment or why it matters? Read and share this

SKWAWKBOX The SKWAWKBOX has published previously on the important of getting good delegates to Labour’s Conference and the issue of right-wing attempts to scupper the planned ‘McDonnell Amendment’, which is absolutely vital to the future of the Labour Party as a … Continue reading

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Is this the ‘smoking gun’ of YouGov’s anti-Corbyn bias?

I vote for Corbyn SKWAWKBOX It’s long been contended by supporters of Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn that polls are biased against him – and in particular, polls by YouGov. Those supporters would agree with Peter Hitchens’ famous analysis of polls … Continue reading

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Why I signed the statement of trans-inclusive feminism and womanism

Originally posted on Another angry woman:
At the time of writing, 158 feminist and womanist individuals and organisations have signed a statement of trans-inclusive feminism, myself included. It is sad that such a thing needs to exist in 20-fucking-13, but…

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Things I read recently that I found interesting

Originally posted on Another angry woman:
Welcome to the round-up, late because I’ve been ill recently with a nasty tummy bug, but normal service has now resumed. Trans Women Shouldn’t Have To Constantly Defend Their Own Womanhood (Morgan M. Page)-…

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