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Left resources and links – July 2017 July 25, 2017

Posted by WorldbyStorm in Uncategorized.

We’re looking for links/resources useful to the Left at Starkadders suggestion. This can be archives, support groups, study groups, whatever people think can assist in building up a stack of easily accessible tools necessary to the tasks ahead. Perhaps keep articles – unless they’re longform, to the What You Want to Say thread.


1. Starkadder - July 25, 2017

Not specifically a “Left” resource, but the Trove Index of Australian newspapers has some interesting articles. I think some of us may find this sympathetic article on James Larkin by a famous author interesting.


I suspect many of us will appreciate this line:

“Could any nation survive the disgrace of suffering the great-jawed and low-browed John Redmond to toe its leader?”


2. Starkadder - July 25, 2017

Should be:

“Could any nation survive the disgrace of suffering the great-jawed and low-browed John Redmond to to be its leader?”


3. Starkadder - August 20, 2017

The Southern Poverty Law Center has a list of Extremist right-wing groups in the US, as well as a “Hatewatch” that monitors far-right activists:



HOPE Not Hate does a similar function for the UK:



4. Starkadder - September 15, 2017

If you’re worried about being trolled or doxxed, this Intercept article has a list of “anti-harassment resources” at its end:



5. Starkadder - October 1, 2017

Many historians are alarmed about white supremacists using the myth of a “racially pure” medieval or ancient Europe to fuel their bigotry. It’s quite common to see Neo-Nazis evoking Romans, Vikings or Crusaders as spiritual antecedents. So here, from the website Holy My Mead, is a long list of academic articles rebutting the myths about medieval history put about by the far right:



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