In dealing with Covid19, Collectivism and Science have shown the way world wide; in Britain it's been Trade Unions and the NHS. Capitalism has shown itself unwilling & incapable of dealing with this crisis.
From Yemen saying "Communism saves humanity." https://twitter.com/CPBritain/status/1308301456051597314
Neo-liberal managerial approach, from a neo-liberal political party. More evidence for ending the illusion that the Labour Party can ever be socialist which is based on a deeper illusion that the Parliamentary system and existing state can be reformed in the interests of workers.
The British Labour Party ending its own furlough scheme a month before the national scheme, and letting employees go, in the midst of a global pandemic and on the cusp of an economic depression - under new management indeed:
In the USA we see a contradiction between aspects of neoliberalism; i.e. between authoritarianism of the state repressive apparatus and liberal economics of cuts in public services. Both aspects end up damaging workers.
HUGE federal overreach here. https://twitter.com/kylehooten2/status/1308051304846065666
"Pro-imperialist social democrats who think socialism = universal healthcare + NATO."
What an excellent description of the second international left parties and their ilk.
For Britain, it describes the Labour Party to a tee.
The rose is not recognized globally as a symbol of the left; it's associated mostly with Europe and North America.
And among those who do recognize it, the immediate image that comes to mind is pro-imperialist social democrats who think socialism = universal healthcare + NATO https://twitter.com/rafaelshimunov/status/1303021789614870529
Hands off Belarus. No to EU, US and NATO interference. Oppose imperialism.
"While Lukashenko represents a barrier to imperialist plans in Eastern Europe, Tsikanouskaya’s platform called for a massive selloff of state-owned enterprises, commodification of land, privatization of housing & health and cutbacks to social programs."