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Bolshevik. Austerity is class war waged by the few. #MMT & #ClassStruggle ex-ex-Labour Party member, recovering recluse

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@ASnarkness @Lashesxx @WarmongerHodges @LadyBasildon The defining political issue over the next few years is going… https://t.co/CkPI4Xl2MR @Blindsafari @Keir_Starmer Are you saying that in one of the richest countries in the world, it is impossible to en… https://t.co/rEkzbKxP5Q @ASnarkness @Lashesxx @WarmongerHodges @LadyBasildon Starmer's error here is the same as Corbyn's over Brexit, ie:… https://t.co/gGYm3GmRaI @Blindsafari @Keir_Starmer Winning elections is important, for sure. But it's not the end of the story. We need to… https://t.co/hmA3T8rk0k @ASnarkness @Lashesxx @WarmongerHodges @LadyBasildon We're getting diverted here. The point is that should Starmer… https://t.co/n7IUgP5iu5 @Blindsafari @Keir_Starmer Not at all, it was an NEC decision. It's why the main point in my previous tweet was tha… https://t.co/AvWX5Mwb9H
5/27
2020
@ASnarkness @WarmongerHodges @Lashesxx @LadyBasildon It's not about what I think: all I know is what I heard on The… https://t.co/AJNZvkXHdu @Lashesxx @WarmongerHodges @LadyBasildon Well, yes, But when even the Liberals and the SNP are clear, what the fuck… https://t.co/xk7SWcHn1C @WarmongerHodges @Lashesxx Why Starmer hasn't signed this letter is incomprehensible. It enables the media to diver… https://t.co/eXk7sjRbRYThe appointment of David Evans as General Secretary should mark the moment when socialists in the Labour Party lose… https://t.co/P5MHBhzRvh @DanFJones72 @piercepenniless And one would also think that someone with the supposed genius of Cummings when it co… https://t.co/mxfg27jeCf @maxshanly is standing for the National Coordinating Group of Momentum. He is a scholar of Ralph Miliband, Leo Pani… https://t.co/2EHCqp7xDYShare the hell out of this article: @maxshanly is one of the best of the new generation. #MaxForMomentum! https://t.co/Xr9Xy7ENKE @maxshanly @MerryMichaelW Go for it Max, you have my vote.Magnificent monologue by @piercepenniless on why the Cummings' affair matters to our very conception of democracy.… https://t.co/94P4Bkxrl8
5/26
2020
Folks, I say this in all sincerity and as an important road safety issue. If you’re feeling unwell and your eyesigh… https://t.co/7atSlkoOBa
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghPolite public health announcement. If you're thinking of testing your dodgy eyesight by taking your spouse and smal… https://t.co/4W7WWGcjK0
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @BarryGardiner @jpjanson Not sure if she can drive, unfortunately no one has asked.
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghBoris Johnson doesn't come across quite as bonkers as Trump, but that doesn't mean they don't represent the same th… https://t.co/AldxytabUPIt's what you signed up for, Mr Hoare. The current Tory Party is nothing without Mr Cummings. Much like the Republi… https://t.co/OlsAG7QWPcWhat you forget, Mr Collins, is that without Cummings, you wouldn't have a govt. The whole cabinet are nodding dogs… https://t.co/TDu2DN2uIYI mean this in the nicest possible way, but everyone who undermined, and took the sneery Guardian attitude toward,… https://t.co/QqtVcuD7la
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghWhoever did this deserves a medal. And a job. https://t.co/QjeEe93guX
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5/25
2020
@Mr_JDTraynor done.Please could any 2 of my Twitter Followers just copy and repost? This lockdown period is especially hard for peopl… https://t.co/Iyk4veOEmTThere is a lot to unpack here https://t.co/gxBVgPtv9J
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghThe sad truth about this tweet is that the person behind it will face a more severe punishment than Dominic Cumming… https://t.co/Qx6lXy4hv8
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghFrom now on anything is legal as long as we’re following our instincts. Boris Johnson’s become an anarchist. Tomorr… https://t.co/c4LFKL3D2j
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghI think someone at the civil service HQ in Whitehall might need a decent union rep in the morning 🤦‍♂️😂 #pcs https://t.co/ywGVMl38pv
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5/24
2020
Maybe he only went to Durham to see the cathedral
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghLook at this tweet. Look at the date. Look what it's about and look who it's to Woah https://t.co/r2NlN2r1EI
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @peston also appears to be having an orgasm. https://t.co/XIHhmp5csyAbba Lerner’s Roadtrip to meet Trotsky .. how can you resist? If you have any interest in the history of economic… https://t.co/BIMjLhfTaC
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghSad to say I agree with Matt here, but with one addition: I think many people will ask why they should bother conti… https://t.co/u52G9ozmSK
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghIn years to come these press briefings will be used as case studies in how a political elite trashed truth, transpa… https://t.co/x4NewazRwS
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghThe journalists defending Dom Cummings tonight are largely the same ones who get their stories from him. It’s how it works.
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanaghwild that jenny harries is a doctor but doesn’t appear to know what a spine is
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghNext slide please....NO! NOT THAT ONE! #DailyBriefing https://t.co/qJQ8GWaKQM
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @NeilClark66 Especially as the continuing crisis is going to increase demand for domestic holidays. @DPJHodges @Balcheen Not different: before the latest revelations, lots of people saw the child thing as the paper thin excuse that it was. @DPJHodges @Balcheen You were defending him on the BBC a few hours ago!Watch: https://t.co/uro3rYdOwpBrilliant mid-period Stranglers, in great sound quality, with Dave Greenfield's tour de force, Genetix, at the end.… https://t.co/y0dgrhefYG @BlogRedRobin @bbclaurak Laura doesn't think. Especially when it would involve calling into question the views of t… https://t.co/GBBvdrbv7LWell worth 20 minutes of anyone's time: https://t.co/asr2VgL4SG
5/23
2020
@drgerke1 Unfortunately, I believe that what Starmer means by "ending factionalism" is that his own faction is not to be challenged. @piercepenniless This is criminal ignorance from Mr Newton Dunn. If one doesn't know about a subject, stop spouting… https://t.co/Wr6wtkxziLUnfettered capitalism is Jeff Bezos growing his net worth by $35,000,000 every day for the last three months, and s… https://t.co/2kCLaWcQlo
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh"The left-leaning unions are now the last major centres of institutional power for socialism in Britain. Labour's… https://t.co/4mHx9kA5JK
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghEvery time I think “maybe the left needs to work with liberals more to fight the right” I read a tweet from… https://t.co/pWURFjWX3g
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @jonlansman Gnomic, Jon!Privatisation kills. Could it be any clearer? But this fact will be completely ignored by the BBC, ITV, newspapers,… https://t.co/inaCaYw9X7 @RespectIsVital @TheFabledAesop Of course, the actions of such vultures cannot be excused, but the bigger crime was… https://t.co/fupG4sGQPL @DavidLivey @DawnHFoster Neoliberal madness. Just shows that abolishing student fees was about far more than benefi… https://t.co/f07WQ87u4I
5/21
2020
@cllrawilkinson @DawnHFoster Rhetorical questions are the best!Must get this book. Love this review too. It's a long game, but we have the world to win. Let's stop the sterile de… https://t.co/3QzVZ7MNAbWorried that the Labour party is in the process of diligently & forensically flushing itself down the political toilet.
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghI missed this last month, but it is brilliant: Vijay Prashad on Why Hindu Nationalism Is on the Rise in India… https://t.co/u8olxRT1K4 @shaunjlawson You need to plead guilty to this one, Shaun.You've got another 50 quid from me, Jane. Anyone who can, please contribute. Solidarity. https://t.co/KIUqzbfmh9I just supported this case! https://t.co/SGKi4tpi1I via @CrowdJusticeGiven the almost inevitable second peak, which will disproportionately kill the Daily Mail demographic, this is mad… https://t.co/1zO6DX4d9H
5/20
2020
Let me get this straight. The government let 15,000 people die in care homes: actually sent the infected back from… https://t.co/g51awzR1ih
Retweeted by Darrell KavanaghThe chairman of the Federal Reserve, a deficit hawk, is saying not to worry about the deficit: go big! The Democra… https://t.co/r21f5XshQ9
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @ronanburtenshaw @Curious_Chak Indeed. And bearing in mind that Human Resources, despite their carey/smiley demeano… https://t.co/U3FdIor7AFThen it should call itself something else. The Human Resources Party, maybe. https://t.co/KWMfTZEUkX
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @wirralphil1 @MiserableLes1 @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie I could turn the question back on you:… https://t.co/QamW0s297o @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie A little after that. They only expelled a few. Most of us "Militant… https://t.co/hUNXVC3BqnThe scales were lifted from my eyes back in 2015, on the occasion of her disgusting interview with @yanisvaroufakishttps://t.co/CaAHYnO9HLThis is just so true. https://t.co/j0KeAnr3jB
5/19
2020
@wirralphil1 @MiserableLes1 @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie I don't know. I can't be clearer than t… https://t.co/un9LZGqthf @wirralphil1 @MiserableLes1 @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie Impossible to give a timescale. However… https://t.co/skQWZLvzVeYesterday, the world heard our call to democratize work via ✅ Employee governance ✅ Job Guarantee ✅ Climate remedia… https://t.co/XHSMzub9qn
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @TM4PMfan I was going to say don't be an idiot, but in your case, it's obviously too late.Can't quite believe that the BBC just reported on countries in Europe suffering the most #COVID19 deaths and mentio… https://t.co/N09isCrAby @Femi_Sorry Give it up, Femi. The UK has left the EU, whether you (or I) like it or not. Ranting on the way that yo… https://t.co/XWcn0z1cua @videotroph @GrkStav @Ben_Wray1989 It's unfair: MMT never pretended to be a theory of state power or of ownership o… https://t.co/OmzGq7PQIV @videotroph @GrkStav @Ben_Wray1989 I tend to agree: the last thing that MMT scholars are is stupid, they surely rea… https://t.co/ipp0PvUAe8 @TM4PMfan Corbyn did neither of those things. But that's beside the point, which is that Starmer is not getting an… https://t.co/G7EEkdWVIl @GrkStav @videotroph @Ben_Wray1989 I'm not sure what we're disagreeing about: we both accept that MMT is a good the… https://t.co/rbWKkL84uI @GrkStav @videotroph @Ben_Wray1989 I didn't say it was a way to rescue capitalism, just that some see it that way.… https://t.co/DVREcWi2vj @GrkStav @videotroph @Ben_Wray1989 No, which is why I wholeheartedly support MMT. It's an indispensable tool. All t… https://t.co/hk6xkCYUgN
5/18
2020
@GrkStav @videotroph @Ben_Wray1989 or not, it does, which is why I support it. Some MMTers see it as a way to rescu… https://t.co/aes0iJDcwP @GrkStav @videotroph @Ben_Wray1989 with the only prescriptive element of MMT being the Job Guarantee, ie the state… https://t.co/uao3ATeAq4 @GrkStav @videotroph It's a fair statement (though a bit condensed for general understanding). Certainly avoids the… https://t.co/sswgh9oogd @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie I left the Party over 25 years ago, arguably with more reason than… https://t.co/CELdJZBmUG @Peston There's something wrong with your Twitter account, it's still running several weeks slow.
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @MerryMichaelW @ronanburtenshaw @PhillipsBarrie The left had a massive setback with the election of Starmer, but th… https://t.co/DvGEMmS8cTJust goes to show that "well meaning liberal" Starmer will be treated just the same as "dangerous socialist" Corbyn… https://t.co/y1SMKSJBG8 @montie @Keir_Starmer Are you incapable of not cheer leading the govt, even for a moment? Gove, today, tried to jus… https://t.co/061wfUMOm6 @mygibbo @McDonaldTosh @montie @Keir_Starmer At every stage in this pandemic, the govt has been in equal measure co… https://t.co/EeSdc1EiJ4 @GuitarMoog @0Calamity It's obviously bollocks, but I still think the UK should draw a line on 31st December, becau… https://t.co/9wV9TubEK1Wedding drama. 😂 https://t.co/4sBL56yeWV
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @Torikit @daliagebrial Jenny Harries is the Goebbels of Johnson's regime. Expect her to promoted very shortly.Oh dear, I might have excluded myself from the Labour Party by retweeting this excellent tweet from the Green Party. https://t.co/sNOADuECALI'm £4000 per year worse off in real terms than a nurse at the same pay point ten years ago, not accounting for my… https://t.co/dgD6DY7Auk
Retweeted by Darrell Kavanagh @unojen_wood @sharpeleven I think it was her who declined to support teachers' industrial action (a 1 day strike) d… https://t.co/UO5e5N1tjVAcross the BBC, all day, listening to presenters from Marr to The Westminster Hour talking about the so-called "Cov… https://t.co/HWtIgcng7c @imajsaclaimant "Customers"? I know it might seem like a small point, but language matters. They've turned the whol… https://t.co/vEFZ570AyR
5/17
2020

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