Now imagining right-wing Glasto. On the pyramid stage, Roger Daltrey then Ted Nugent, then Roger Daltrey with Ted Nugent. On the comedy stage, Lee Hurst. Yes, all day. twitter.com/DominiqueTaego…
Corbyn at Glasto, now Greta.— Dominique Samuels (@DominiqueTaegon) June 25, 2022
Is Glastonbury supposed to be just one big lefty love-fest?
They should've named it Derek Smalls. twitter.com/DrNWillburger/…
Hello children’s book lovers. Have you been too busy to keep up with all the latest news from the world of children’s books? Here’s my round up to help you. Lots of links to articles, news, resources, book lists and reviews. I hope it’s helpful. alibrarylady.blog/2022/06/25/rea… Retweeted by Tom Huddleston
A family member fosters asylum seeking children and this is all so common - they're treated with absolute suspicion, basically like criminals. They're scared kids. twitter.com/BennnyH/status…
An unaccompanied 16-year-old Eritrean boy turned up at our youth club this week, just after opening, with some others.— Benny Hunter (@BennnyH) June 24, 2022
He was a new face so I asked him how long he'd been in the UK and he said: "today".
I said: "what do you mean 'today'?"
He said: "I arrived, just today".
One of the darkest days for women’s rights in my lifetime. Obviously the immediate consequences will be suffered by women in the US - but this will embolden anti-abortion & anti-women forces in other countries too. Solidarity doesn’t feel enough right now - but it is necessary. twitter.com/SkyNews/status… Retweeted by Tom Huddleston
In the midst of the well-deserved praise for Mick Lynch, we need to ask why it is that the default position of most (if not all) of the people interviewing him is to take the side of capital over the workers. If media is about balance, where are the working-class journalists? Retweeted by Tom Huddleston
How many of us were taught working-class history in school? Did we learn about the levellers, the chartists or the tolpuddle martyrs? Do we really appreciate the role played by working-class people who fought tool and nail for many of the rights we enjoy today? Retweeted by Tom Huddleston