WW archiveIssue 877
04 August 2011
A regulator with teeth: are you crazy?
There is no ahistorical code of 'press ethics' which can come out of this farrago, writes James Turley
Talk about a hostage to fortune - as soon as this writer detects a “momentary let-up” in the phone-hacking saga, we get a new crop of developments.
Deception; Psychos; Myopic; CPGB Labourism
Force the union to act in defence of Abdul Omer Mohsin, urges AJ Byrne
Members of the Socialist Party in England and Wales employed by two local councils in London have resigned from Britain's largest public sector union. Peter Manson sees a parallel in SPEW's abandonment of Labour
In 1921 the CPGB was instrumental in forming the National Unemployed Workers' Committee Movement
Maciej Zurowski spoke to Donnacha DeLong, anarchist and NUJ President
With the RMT and TSSA moving towards a merger, Chris Strafford calls for democratic unity from below in the workers' movement
This paper champions genuine Marxism, states Mark Fischer
Obama has signed up to a vicious cuts programme that takes the US to the brink of a double-dip recession. Eddie Ford examines the debt deal
Mike Macnair reviews Lars T Lih's 'Lenin' Reaktion Books, Critical lives series, London 2011, pp234,