Donald Trump is a racist, sexist, extreme right-wing bigot. How much that makes him different from most other Presidents of the United States is, of course, open to question. When does a quantitative change become qualitative? What is clear is that there is a reactionary offensive taking place in the USA which is emboldening the… Continue reading Same meat different gravy
In the radical tradition of Bogle-L’Ouverture and New Beacon Books, avant-garde Black publishing takes centre stage at the 12th Huntley Annual conference. Hosted at London Metropolitan Archives on Saturday 4 March, the Friends of the Huntley Archives at LMA invites an intergenerational audience of participants and contributors to: take a bold look at the place of "Blackness” then and now; share new ideas on contemporary and progressive Black publishing interventions and accessible social media tools; and co-curate… Continue reading What’s the new Radical? Deep Roots and New Shoots in Black publishing
Many of us have been shocked and disgusted by the venom with which the late Fidel Castro has been attacked in the mainstream press after his recent death. Vitriolic but imprecise, vague talk of his having done "terrible things", but short on specific accusations. Let us be clear, it is not only Fidel Castro the… Continue reading Fidel Castro
As it wages a relentless war of gentrification against the Black Community, Lambeth Council, now wants to close down 365 Brixton Community Centre & sell the building to developers. 365 is one of the last remaining community centres that has not yet been sold off. We are mounting a public campaign to keep the Centre and are currently in Court with Lambeth Council to retain… Continue reading DEFEND 365 BRIXTON CENTRE!
Just Published and Now Available from Amazon! This witty docu-drama operates at several levels. There are the large, highly resourceful rats which inhabit Richmond Hill Prison in Grenada, West Indies. They engage in fierce, nightly battles for the food of the 17 surviving leaders of the Grenada Revolution, now badly treated and semi-starved prisoners of the… Continue reading OPERATION DESERT RAT