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WW archive > Issue 385 - 24 May 2001

Unions move to forge new links

Last week the Fire Brigades Union passed a motion to change its rules so that it can financially support candidates opposing the Labour Party. In future, the FBU will support only those candidates who back ?the policies and principles of the union?. Brilliant. This is great news.

Letters

RMT attack; Direct shock; SSP laugh; SSP info; NF march; Transitional wage

Simon Harvey of the SLP

Disgraceful sectarianism

SLP leader?s eulogy

In praise of Stalin

Napster: old and new

The Socialist Alliance?s general election manifesto makes clear that New Labour ?excludes millions from cultural participation while promoting a corporate-dominated arts and leisure industry?. In other words culture is a site for struggle. As James Bull explains, that includes the global music industry

Scottish socialist broadcast

TV exposure

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