Let Them Be Heroes

Daily Mail headline Let our Teachers be Heroes

Teachers say:
Let Daily Mail writers be heroes

Let them walk naked through war zones
Let them battle with an invisible enemy

Let them fall on the battlefield
in even greater numbers than they already have

Safe in the knowledge that they will be
lionised at the Daily Briefing

And that Matt Hancock may
issue a badge in their honour

Advice to a Worker in Danger

This is a poem to tell you your rights,

if you find yourself working at dangerous sites

So please brush up your knowledge and uphold the law –

know that workers at risk have the right to withdraw

 

So if you’re facing danger that’s imminent and serious,

working conditions that seem deleterious

Call up your boss and then step right away –

Virtual Glastonwick

Glastonwick 2020
06/06/2020 - 18:00

In place of performing in a barn in Sussex, Janine will be pretending to perform in a barn in Sussex while sitting comfortably on her own sofa, at Virtual Glastonwick, hosted by Attila the Stockbroker.

Login details to follow.

Covid 19, democratic ownership and the future of the economy

Another Europe
16/05/2020 - 13:00

Janine will be speaking from a transport worker's perspective at this online event hosted by Another Europe Is Possible.

 

In 2008, the state bailed out the banks. In 2020, it is bailing out the whole of capitalism. State intervention and public borrowing are at their highest level in peacetime history.

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