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2019 Poetry competition results

The results of the 2019 Earlyworks Press poetry comp which closed on June 30th are as follows…

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Are you what you read?

Are you an angry, depressed socialist reading the corporate media and watching Tory TV? How much time do you spend shouting at the telly?

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We are racist, we are sexist, we are classist – really we are

I’m looking around social media at so many of the new intake in Labour in the last years, venting their rage and frustration at being labelled anti-semitic.

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That horrible anti-transgender campaign

It would appear that Jeremy Corbyn is the latest victim of the smoke-and-mirrors campaign. Why on earth would anyone be so mean as to campaign against transgender rights? The notion of a socialist doing so is especially absurd. No wonder people are angry!

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The Housing Headache

On Sunday, Councillors Leah Levane, Tania Charman and Andy Batsford spoke to the Labour Women’s Forum about the housing problems people in Hastings & Rye are facing.

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Socialism with Pepper

“Penny Pepper’s work is a virtuoso display of invention, wit, and courage.” – it wasn’t me who said that, it was Dame Margaret Drabble.

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Hastings & Rye Labour Women’s Forum Launch Party

And we’re launched. After a fantastic day in the sunshine, we can say that Hastings and Rye CLP most definitely has a women’s forum and it is going places.