Economy

750 students in Cambridge hear Communists put the case against capitalism

Communist Party general secretary Robert Griffiths spoke at the Cambridge Union on Thursday, October 4, in support of the motion that 'This House believes that capitalism has failed'. He was seconded by a nineteen year old engineering student who is secretary of the University Communist Society.

You can read Robert's speech here, view the video of both speeches here and a report here.

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Jonathan White - Building an Economy for the People

The Bank of England is predicting continued economic stagnation in Britain for years to come writes Jonathan White, editor of a recent book Building an Economy for the People: an alternative economic and political strategy for 21st century Britain. This book is a must read for all interested in an alternative to Osborne's slash and burn programme.

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