Towards a South Downs commune

“For us, as revolutionaries, meaningful action is whatever increases the confidence, autonomy, initiative, participation, solidarity, egalitarian tendencies and self-activity of the masses, and whatever assists in their demystification. Sterile and harmful action is whatever reinforces the passivity of the masses, their apathy, cynicism, differentiation through hierarchy, alienation, reliance on others to do things for them,…

Join the Women’s Solidarity Walk!

Frances Vigay, organiser of Saturday’s Women’s Solidarity Walk writes for PSN on why she has called the protest.   I’d like to welcome people to join us for a walk this Saturday 5th July at Hilsea Lines, in solidarity with the two women who have been attacked in the last couple of weeks in Portsmouth.…

Where Are The Workers Today? Notes on the 2011 Census

The 2011 Census provides very useful information for those of us interested in the shape of the working class today. Its data is to be considered as subject to the changes of the last two and a half years – especially in the light of on-going austerity – but it is by far largest study…