What does the “Jeremy Corbyn phenomenon” represent? By Chris Marsden and Julie Hyland

15 August 2015 — WSWS

British political life is dominated by speculation over whether Jeremy Corbyn will win leadership of the Labour Party.

A new “one member, one vote” system for the leadership contest was meant to help consolidate the party’s right-wing course, based on the assumption that the electorate—or, more properly, the narrow social layer to which all the parties pitch their rotten wares—shared the party’s concerns and prejudices. This appears to have backfired.

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New at Strategic Culture Foundation 9-15 August 2015

15 August 2015 — Strategic Culture Foundation

Poles Oppose Flood of Ukrainians into their Country

15.08.2015 | 08:00 | Valéry VRUBLEVSKY

The German media is reporting that Poles are outraged at the «arrogance» of the Ukrainians who continue to flood into their country, viewing Poland as the «reachable West». The Pole’s dissatisfaction is being extended to their government, «which is supporting total outsiders at the expense of Polish taxpayers…»

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