The Parties are over.

Traditional party conferences are part of the virtual world these days. They come and go and no one really cares. Very few delegates actually attend them but millions know about them because of the television and newspapers.

Yet very few take any notice of them. It’s all tax and spend within the restraints of the debt and deficit that benefit the banks.

As the democratic world of the past has been turned upside down, so the relationship between parliamentary representatives and the people has fundamentally changed.

A country should be governed by those the people elected in a great enthusiasm of popular democracy.

This is no longer the case in Britain.

Parliamentary politicians no longer take the will of the people to Parliament to govern the country in the people’s interests. They tout now and then on the dreaded doorstep usually interrupting something more important going on in the house and appeal for votes for their platform.

If they get elected they then pretend to tell us what to do.

They can only pretend because the British state and its Parliament is governed by unelected forces on the boards of companies and banks and in the European Commission and Whitehouse.

Setting the world the right way up is going to be the responsibility of the people electing their own to govern.

 

The Workers’ Party Twitter Feed

Azov battalion surrender at the Azovstal steelworks; a symbolic defeat for Ukraine. US, UK & some EU governments still want to fight the war to the last Ukrainian; they continue warmongering and sending weaponry to Ukraine.
https://youtu.be/YSNhBbQtE5A

#Russia says it has no problem with #Sweden or #Finland, hence no problem with it joining #NATO. It will however monitor its deployment of troops and weaponry, and take action appropriate to the threats.
As in Britain it's up to the people to say #No2NATO.
https://youtu.be/doz4lfzAKNY

Protests outside the offices of the #NewYorkTimes against coverage of the murder of #ShireenAbuAqleh, by Israelis military, #IDF. The #BBC also reported "violence breaks out at funeral", even though video clearly shows Israelis police attacked mourners.
https://youtu.be/HEGelLR_Vqs

In a statement to MPs in late April Ben Wallace Secretary of State for Defence said "gifts of weapons by Britain could eventually total £500m" to Ukraine, as he gloried in the reported of the deaths of 15,000 Russian soldiers. https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2022/apr/25/uk-military-aid-to-ukraine-could-rise-to-500m-mps-told#:~:text=In%20a%20statement%20to%20MPs%2C%20Ben%20Wallace%20said%20gifts%20of%20weapons%20by%20Britain%20could%20eventually%20total%20%C2%A3500m%2C%20and%20he%20said%2015%2C000%20Russian%20soldiers%20had%20died%20since%20the%20invasion%20began%20on%2024%20February.&text=%E2%80%9CWe%20have%20gifted%20in%20aid%20%C2%A3200m%20which%20we%20propose%20will%20grow%20to%20%C2%A3500m%20to%20Ukraine%2C%E2%80%9D%20Wallace%20told%20the%20House%20of%20Commons.

Load More...


All text on this site is copyright The Workers' Party of Britain. Established 2006