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‘Stolen: How to Save the World from Financialisation’

Printed Matter bookshop will be jointly hosting the book launch of ‘Stolen: How to Save the World from Financialisation’ with Grace Blakeley and Hastings Momentum at St Mary in the Castle, Wednesday, 18 September. 6pm. £2 Door entry. Lee Humphries writes.

Posted 21:16 Saturday, Sep 14, 2019 In: Literature Tags: Grace Blakeley Lee Humphries Momentum Printed Matter Bookshop Repeater Books Stolen: How to Save the World from Financialisation

Chowney to stand against Rudd again

Council leader Peter Chowney has been reselected to stand for Labour in the next general election. Nick Terdre reports, photos by Roberts Photographic.

Posted 09:04 Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018 In: Politics Tags: Amber Rudd Arran Neathey Brexit Hastings Borough Council Jeremy Corbyn Jon Lansman Kim Forward Michael Foster Momentum Nick Terdre Nik Slingsby Peter Chowney Roberts Photographic Theresa May

In this article, which is in two parts, HOT’s Sean O’Shea describes the struggle for power and control between different factions within Momentum in the past year, and the evolution of the local Hastings’ Momentum group. It’s a drama of great expectations and enduring disappointments, and raises the question: what’s left of the Left?

Posted 13:09 Friday, Sep 22, 2017 In: SOS Tags: Alliance for Workers' Liberty Hastings & Rother LRC Jackie Walker Jamie Green Lambeth Activist Jeremy Corbyn Jill Mountford John Mc Donnell Jon Lansman Labour Party Marxists Labour Party Socialist Network Momentum Monetum Grassroots Nick Weack Red Labour Red Pepper Magazine

Reaction to O’Shea’s ‘Say no to hate speech’

HOT’s Chandra Masoliver reports on one of the few hostile reactions to Sean O’Shea’s recent article, Say no to hate speech.

Image by Paul Way-Rider

Hate and the Left


Posted 08:28 Sunday, Feb 12, 2017 In: SOS Tags: Dennis Skinner Edith Cavell Hartley Shawcross Imma Joseph Goebbels Julia Kristeva Karl Marx Labour party Melanie Klein Momentum Nuremberg trials Sigmund Freudnuel Kant SWP Thatcher
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Labouring on

HOT’s Sean O’ Shea discusses Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn’s recent relaunch bid dubbed by the media as ‘the day of chaos.’ He also reviews the position of the Labour Party with regard to electoral reform and progressive alliances, reflects on the party’s prospects for 2017 and asks: will it rise to the challenge ahead?

Posted 11:03 Sunday, Jan 22, 2017 In: SOS Tags: Clive Lewis Corbyn:the Strange Rebirth of Radical Politics Labour party Len McCluskey Momentum Paulo Freire Pedagogy of the Oppressed Richard Seynour Shami Chakrabarti Tony Benn
Image by Paul Way-Rider


Posted 09:15 Sunday, Oct 9, 2016 In: SOS Tags: A world transformed Jon Lansman Momentum Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams Postcapitalism - A world without Work socialism for the twent first century

IN-Crowd argues Left’s case for staying in EU

Various elements of the Left in Hastings have joined forces to set up The IN-Crowd, under whose banner they will campaign together for Britain to stay in the European Union. Rachel Lever describes the politics behind its formation and gives details of a public meeting on Friday 3 June.

Posted 19:27 Wednesday, Jun 1, 2016 In: Politics Tags: Brexit IN-Crowd labour Michael Ford Momentum Priti Patel Rachel Lever solidarity
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