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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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Don’t shout at me about Assange

‘Patience is a virtue’, the old saying goes, ‘seldom found in women, and never found in men.’

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On reviewing a book I haven’t read

Well I’ve never done this before. The book is Citizen Clem by John Bew. The pic at the top of this article is from the Ken Loach film, Spirit of ’45. When you’ve read this book review, if you’re interested in all the talk of Jeremy Corbyn being like (or not like) Clement Attlee, I suggest you watch that film. It’s probably better than this book, and it’s more likely to contain the information that’s relevant to us today:

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Robert Tressell didn’t have Broadband

So, my mobile went squiffy and a couple of days later the home phone-lines went down, leaving me the choice of the sort-of functional computers at the children’s library or life off-line. The worst thing was, after a few days of it, the temptation to try and get news from mainstream TV got the better of me.