Monthly Archives: October 2018

The fight for internationalism sometimes needs us to ‘hold our noses’

‘I’ll have to hold my nose’ is a common expression on the left for a reason. We often have spokespersons imposed on our movement and its protests, who we dislike considerably, even detest.

We are presented with a choice ‘do we protest on an important issue or do we stay silent?’.

Over the last few days there have been many attacks on tomorrow’s People’s Vote march. Those of us going on it are being portrayed as anti-Corbyn, even anti-Labour, agents of Chuka Umunna or even Anna Soubry.

We have been here before. Continue reading