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Thread of NS pieces, all absolutely excellent, on the persistence and the domestication of colonialism and the rang… https://t.co/IZmH0lvc36
Retweeted by Sabrina Huck @auralflaneur @paulewart23 Poulantzas > MilibandGot my nails done and reading Poulantzas, not a bad Sunday https://t.co/xooeO3P7t0These revanchist features of Johnsonism are expanded on by @tom_gann, @Adam_Blanden, @Sabrina_Huck & @RhianEJones i… https://t.co/M0DzgJdgBE
Retweeted by Sabrina HuckThese lads are the reason why I’m quite sceptical of the “crisis will be utilised by the left” takes tbh - there’s… https://t.co/iRLkk9HQRW @dmk1793 But a lot of people seem to assume that just if you have the right civil servants (eg left people) in ther… https://t.co/VEw27mVWdnWe’ve watched a very British coup yesterday, and some documentaries about Allende the other week, and I don’t under… https://t.co/lH71XrL2y8 @dmk1793 Omg so adorable @JoeSimms12 That’s why I am saying “the Labour Party” not “Keir Starmer specifically “
9/27
2020
The Labour Party is part of the state and therefore part of the structures that protect capital https://t.co/C992xycxtj @francesleach_ I just really need you to decorate my room hahaHelsinki Vienna Rome Berlin Edinburgh https://t.co/g9jsjluCtB
9/26
2020
Living here just feels like an endless descent into the abyss tbhSomething tells me that this GB news channel will make public discourse, and therefore the country, even worse @Tom_Gann and we didn't even have scissors to cut the pizza with.....Genuinely think Glasman's intervention is the least surprising thing here. Remember the Labour Together report? It… https://t.co/YnbV27E4HhIf you want to know what the Blue Labour strategy is to turn the party around, you can read their thing here in whi… https://t.co/0nrk4nmWPHAh Blue Labour discourse, always reminds me of one of my favourite achievements as an LL columnist: that one innoce… https://t.co/J9S1fURjLo @dmk1793 Don't forget that Miliband also took his advice! It seems quite logical for this section of the party to t… https://t.co/RGKSK1prPmCold pizza leftovers and arguing about the Labour left, I'm living the dreamWould recommend subscribing to @Tom_Gann's Patreon, the article offers you enough intellectual stimulation so you c… https://t.co/sJdjmu4KnRjoining the club of people who have been made redundant à la 2020 vibes! I will be out of my job from Oct 31. Hit m… https://t.co/gO64zdSpkN
Retweeted by Sabrina Huck @steamedhamms Cancel - also have a word with the recruiter about this. Seems bad they are still setting up people w… https://t.co/TYqlPRhDgxA good day https://t.co/n0KOcvpFIl
9/25
2020
The good old days before everyone just tried to get me banned from Labour https://t.co/wCPyixFmMlGoing down the technocratic route - policy proposals, motions, bills, amendments, table this or that- just leads to… https://t.co/vnReJ0xFFAone of my main learning curves over the past year or so has been that you can't lobby your way to socialist politic… https://t.co/aB99d9dXpgWhen people said 'parliamentary socialism' I'm not sure what they meant was 'amend shit bill at committee stage' @malihaeza just waiting for her to resurface as a spectator columnist in a few months time @NadiaWhittomeMP is one of the few MPs who has principles and sticks by them through and through❤️ As I found out i… https://t.co/nsNYJMZzpO
Retweeted by Sabrina HuckFunny in a way that the soft left and the 'hard left' both trying to 'claim' Nadia because of her membership of Ope… https://t.co/vJr5pOIsr7I really think there should be more of a think about the actual political make-up of the SCG and interrogate where… https://t.co/uJf0UqtsYlNadia leading the way once again for the Labour left https://t.co/1sxkNrgeozClearly the leadership is trying to play the 'patriotism and security' card (the Tories won't let them regardless)… https://t.co/xJH4iPrIGP
9/24
2020
https://t.co/MfsZcB4x8F https://t.co/0G4H3y4ECs @fiadhaich_ incredible lookThe thing is, when he praises 'the British people' who have, it's worth remembering that a lot of key workers would… https://t.co/kD2pKFJwzbAh I see, suddenly Britain wants to be like Germany after all https://t.co/83b67OCi2WLol https://t.co/w0so2i00nrIf these steps to prepare are explained by the government as well as the COVID rules for businesses then Michael my… https://t.co/MWzVnF76StATTENTION EDITORS! I’m an editor/journalist with years of experience, and I’m really hard up against it, so now wou… https://t.co/fRdqEee4Vz
Retweeted by Sabrina Huck @JonnyR_Labour honestly the thought of being stuck in some of the houses I used to live in during a cold winter fil… https://t.co/JtqaVHCawi @JonnyR_Labour the problem is that the UK is structurally so fucked that it's hard to do the right thing for people… https://t.co/OtfTG0uXV1 @JonnyR_Labour Our guidance is that it's up to us to come if we want to so I'm here at my own free will atm lol. So… https://t.co/m5RfECHteA @bojack90s yep I think it's similar for me tbh, I feel it would be nicer if I had a proper flat but in house shares… https://t.co/2jE9WqIQ3wTube was absolutely rammed this morning and I can't see most people in offices who've gotten used to being in again… https://t.co/5nT8PnVowH @gordonmaloney if you want to learn German then I'm always happy to help lol
9/23
2020
@thatinterlace https://t.co/hSQkAxoQoF @thatinterlace Let me have some fun pls @KaneShaw16 Esp when this cadre is just the same people moving from one thing to the next bigger committee to talk… https://t.co/Gectpwwhxt @thatinterlace The real question is... does it include an erotic experience... And if so..... What about 🐙This is a huge feature of my post mortem conversations with people about the successes and failures of the LCFM mot… https://t.co/vqAlNiqIqNI think @bencsmoke is exactly right here to focus on the suspension of immigration enforcement. Rather than getting… https://t.co/QrBuriKR77Being part of the @labfreemvmt team that got this motion to Conference floor last year was absolutely one of the be… https://t.co/iCaqelrdB8
Retweeted by Sabrina Huckyou should all go read all of these pieces https://t.co/CgGZuBmKWv
Retweeted by Sabrina Huck @auralflaneur literally the first thing I thought when I read over the transcript, just hyper-focus grouped.... no… https://t.co/CdQssrl4Y5 @Tom_Gann very weird behaviour, sorry and please don't let it upset you! (I know easier said than done etc) @ofthesparrows @d_j_frost It's sentiment matched so well on how the pandemic felt at the start of lockdown though, very timeless piece ;)I also think that any new umbrella groups should be open to non-Labour and Labour members alike. I think it's a mis… https://t.co/tCzBhgQQsWWhat's the political criteria to be a member of the SCG? What are the shared political goals of this left movement?… https://t.co/FqRrx4SychSetting up a new umbrella organisation only serves a purpose if it is used as a forum to debate priorities and set… https://t.co/RbiA4bZqBblol https://t.co/IdF0YfXuc1This is one of my favourite pieces of writing this year so far I think. Read and discussed it with @d_j_frost at t… https://t.co/68VsxcHrGmThis is where treating “lockdown” as a monolithic thing mystifies decisions about social priorities. There is a cer… https://t.co/WXCT3eqjPl
Retweeted by Sabrina HuckI don't think we can reclaim patriotism for the left. I didn't think Corbyn was able to do it. Neither could RLB. S… https://t.co/BfuPbtSJ4j @JoanaRamiroUK I think that trying to get proportional representation might actually become one of the most useful… https://t.co/2UQV66MVpYIf we concede to one set of reactionary values, it will be harder to resist others. A focus on ‘the family’ as an a… https://t.co/0LYJekg63A
Retweeted by Sabrina HuckI wrote this about the Labour Together report and why its recommendation of 'family values, security, community' wa… https://t.co/0S6IfgGvmG
Retweeted by Sabrina HuckPeople can still bend over backwards to talk about the need to fight for some pledges or make excuses for their fav… https://t.co/WyfXL6T9Ym @derJamesJackson hahaha but remember the goal of the long march isn't reformist but to break apart the institutions… https://t.co/dEzNpyE1hO @DanKedem1 rein theoretisch koenntest du ja auch noch wo anders hin, zur linken :D @derJamesJackson I feel the right biding their time made more sense because Labour as an institution/organisation w… https://t.co/bvQ0PDyCwbThose of us who are outside of electoralism are there because a) we legally do not have citizens rights or b) we ar… https://t.co/eXD4NRKmhHI mean, the thing is that I am not a citizen and cannot vote, so the party doesn't even try to appeal to me. Or do… https://t.co/QBBTxDCT9xAnd this piece I did in the @NewSocialistUK explains how these constructions of community and values build the foun… https://t.co/lsBANIyI5EHere is one on the issue with how politicians talk about 'community' - always in a nationalistic, exclusionary sens… https://t.co/WYx8naalzVI wrote this about the Labour Together report and why its recommendation of 'family values, security, community' wa… https://t.co/0S6IfgGvmGDo you wonder why the patriotism framing is bad? Why is it not even doing anything for Labour electorally? Do not w… https://t.co/vRMuGRHOMSI find this “Britain first” “family, forces, faith” Blue Labour-esque stuff just so completely unacceptable and rea… https://t.co/nJkz9eknxLIt’s true: the nationalist construction of “community” is the logic that lies beneath many policies in the centre l… https://t.co/yFqmFmQcx0 @LukasMukasPukas @d_j_frost I want to be deep sea octopus 🐙 🌊 🌒 @d_j_frost Tag yourself @thatinterlace My main occupation reallyDoes Labour’s definition of family include the octopus, that’s my main question
9/22
2020
I’m really sorry to read about Josh, who I enjoyed interacting with on here, and who sent me such a lovely message… https://t.co/8JQgzG0v7tBasically: I used to think living in a rural area is incredible restrictive and offers nothing whereas cities give… https://t.co/FQzTEfYjOuFlicked through the Open House book earlier, which seems very good, and also reminded me that I wanted to write an… https://t.co/53faxH2Rl2Adding last sentence because it's important to acknowledge that 'things as they were' isn't a utopia in which every… https://t.co/UX7K3MqeUDUnder no circumstances can this become reality. If regular COVID testing becomes the ticket to participation in soc… https://t.co/wBmgntP5Gy @j0ne_s_ good shout, want people's last memory of me for the year to be a good one @d_j_frost @jack_witek Dan's cottagecore phase will be the only thing that keeps me going during the autumn lockdown @jack_witek https://t.co/VDnuzhQg7X @jack_witek Get back to reading capital I reckon ☹️ @veritynevitt congrats, that's excellent.Because too many people saw any 'in and against' strategy as one where we 'sit it out' in the institutions, and hop… https://t.co/C27IjiGLrBAnd as Dan says in his tweets: although there was a high awareness of what happened to Allende, there probably wasn… https://t.co/CTTutOlbrsRecommend watching Battle of Chile with so many important takeaways - I'm for example very interested in the role t… https://t.co/4aPkC18lBc @paulewart23 I’ve been meaning to read this for ages so thanks for the reminder!!A year ago today we made it onto the priority ballot - step one of the whirlwind journey of passing our motion. I… https://t.co/q8wdCgJQvVTories who have issue with Sunak being too interventionist will not prefer Labour full stop, even if Labour signals… https://t.co/4gkOa86vGp
9/21
2020

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