Monthly Archives: March 2021

Path Of Most Resistance



In this episode Jim chats to Derry singer/songwriter Declan McLaughlin about his fascinating career, growing up in Derry during the war, and the relationship between music and working class politics on his new album Path of Most Resistance.
The new album and Declan’s back catalogue can be purchased at Here.

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New York’s Irish Patriotic Strike of 1920



In this episode Jim Slaven chats to historian Brian Hanley about the 1920 Longshoremen Strike in New York. Also known as the Irish Patriotic Strike. A fascinating piece of working class and revolutionary history. Jim and Brian discuss the key players and the political and social context.

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Women’s Rights in Scotland



This episode of the Pod looks at women’s rights in Scotland in 2021. It is an all women episode and we want to thank all the women involved for making it happen.

Those participating in the discussion are Lisa Randall, Rhona Hotchkiss, Sinead Watson and Maggie Mellon.

To win the battle of ideas we need to build and sustain independent platforms for progressive working class perspectives. To help this effort we have established a Patreon page. A video of this episode is available to supporters at Patreon.
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