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Lancashire lad
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Lancashire lad

I remember growing up in Radcliffe, in Lancashire. A small industrial town, with hundreds of chimneys belching smoke over the valley. None remain now. Steve Latham The cotton industry has collapsed. Our temporary historical blip, of imperial protection, has been replaced by global capitalism, and the terminal decline of British […]

The hidden Olympic sweat stains
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The hidden Olympic sweat stains

At the top of the Olympic food chain there is a feast of image-making for multi-national sponsors, obscuring the economic injustice suffered by Asian factory workers who produce their goods. War on Want is campaigning for globally recognized legislation to protect them. _ Graham Douglas “Olympism seeks to create a […]