A "GOOD kicking", a "bloody nose", a "slap in the face" - all the media
descriptions of New Labour’s disastrous election results had some
reference to being beaten up. They managed to break several records for
dreadful results. In the local elections they were the first government
The Party of Silvio Berlusconi, Forza Italia, took a beating in
yesterday’s European and provincial elections. It went from 25.2% in the
European election of 1999 to 21% yesterday. But compared to its vote in
the last national election in 2001, it fell by 8.5% - a disaster for any
party. But, as this is Italian...
400 people attended the “Socialism Days 2004” organised by Socialist
Alternative (SAV). It was an opportunity to discuss, debate, exchange
ideas and put forward a programme for the struggle against a system that
provides nothing but a grim future for workers, youth and poor masses
across the globe....