December 2008


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The Left, Israel and the “Holocaust” in Gaza

[This article also appears on Harry’s Place.] Israel’s offensive against Hamas in Gaza has triggered the expected response on the international Left. In a 1,500 strong protest yesterday at the Israeli embassy in London, protestors…


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Alternatives to Facebook

Unions are increasingly turning to tools like Facebook. But there is also a growing awareness of the problems with such social networks. Groups and causes one sets up on Facebook do not belong to you….