Olympic Opening Ceremony

They don’t come much better than that politically. Danny Boyle did a great job and his opening event for the Games reflected many of the distinctive strengths of our country, the industrial heritage, the the protest movements against injustice, the vibrant literary heritage, the National Health Service and the institutional satire against the monarchy. We could even enjoy during the proceedings Blake’s revolutionary song Jerusalem, so innocently appropriated these days in the weepy nationalism of the Womens Institute and others. Doctors and nurses and children made the NHS sequence what it was, let’s ensure our generation can keep the market out of health care and overturn the new market madness that will drive the service.

The Workers’ Party Twitter Feed

Amid a spike in covid infections the US Biden regime, are set to end the moratorium on evictions; 3.6 million face homelessness, while a further 11.4 million live in fear because their families are in rent arrears.
Decent housing should be a right for all
https://www.aljazeera.com/news/2021/7/31/millions-across-us-at-risk-of-eviction-as-covid-surges

Mexico sends ships with medical supplies, food & fuel to Cuba; ignoring the embargo dictated by the regional bullyboys of the USA. President Lopez Obrador suggested Cuba be declared a world heritage site because of their resistance to US imperialism.
https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/3-mexican-navy-ships-ships-en-route-to-cuba-to-deliver-humanitarian-aid/

If Cuba proves that socialism doesn’t work, does Haiti prove that capitalism doesn’t work? (And remember, Cuba is under a 60-yr US blockade while Haiti gets billions in US aid.)

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