Northern Anarchist Network
Saturday, 18 November 2017
Court Win for Birmingham Bin Men
FOLLOWING a High Court decision supporting the Birmingham binmen in September. Birmingham City Council has had to withdraw the redundancy n...
Friday, 17 November 2017
Letter in 'Weekly Worker'
N.V. Editor: The Weekly Worker this week carried a letter from Danny Daly, which questions the absurd logic of some narrow-minded an...
SORRY END TO A GREAT INSTITUTION
by Dave Douglass ( South Shields} THE annual Anarchist Bookfare in London was for many many years the highlight of the Anarchist and ra...
Monday, 13 November 2017
Catalan Leader to Exorcist Tune
THE Spanish state broadcaster has been asked to explain why it ran the theme music to the 1973 horror film The Exorcist under a clip o...
Friday, 10 November 2017
Jeremy’s Promised Land!
by Christopher Draper I’ve just come back from a day-school on the Balfour declaration where no-one mentioned the elephant in the ro...
Flaccid Fantasy: 'Jubilee' at Royal Exchange
by Brian Bamford ALMOST nodded-off at this performance of the play Jubilee, directed by Chris Good at the Royal Exchange. In the end, I...
Wednesday, 8 November 2017
Unite decrys McAlpine's ethical standard award
Unite sent the report below to Northern Voices : THE Unite [union], the UK’s largest construction union, has described the awarding of an...
Monday, 6 November 2017
Shock 'ethical award' for blacklist company
Sent to Northern Voices by Joe Bailey with additions by NV AN ethical labour standard award to a leading blacklisting company Sir R...
Sunday, 5 November 2017
Reasons for the Catalan Crisis
'The elections in February 36 was celebrated with [the former Catalan President, Lluís ] Companys* and his [Catalan] government [st...
Farnell’s Danczuk Moment?
by Les May AFTER the publication in April 2014 of the book which Matthew Baker appears to have written and Simon put his name to, Danc...
Saturday, 4 November 2017
NUT activist calls for comradely dialogue
Kiri Tunks is an activist in the NUT, writing in a personal capacity, in the Morning Star. THE government’s announcement that it will c...
Helen Steel & the problem of bullying
Editorial introduction: Northern Voices has been aware of an incident that occurred at the London Anarchist Bookfair last Saturday. Las...
CNT / CGT union's statement on Catalonia
AS signatory organizations, unions at state level, we share our concern about the situation in Catalonia, the repression that the state has...
Friday, 3 November 2017
George Orwell Statue
A STATUE of the writer and social critic George Orrwell is to be unveiled at the BBC HQ in London this coming Tuesday. Orwell worked fo...
GEORGE ORWELL's SOCIALISM
Wakefield Socialist History Group: Brian Bamford's contribution to the event at the Red Shed yesterday discussing George Orwel...
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