Joe Higgins- The Red John Redmond
The vehemence of Joe Higgins’ opposition to the EU sets him apart from others in the left no camp- even Sinn Fein profess to be pro
Socialist Party puts forward a socialist solution, calling for the struggle against the bosses, the sectarian-based political parties and for a new society as the way to overcome the deep sectarian divisions. The party stands for a socialist
Troubled Times by Peter Hadden
A socialist federation means a federation in the true sense, achieved through negotiation and agreement and with no element of compulsion. When we put forward our slogan of a socialist federation of
Four legs good two legs bad. The intellectual contortions in this position would defy most yoga enthusiasts.
Euro federalism would be a step too far for many on the yes side yet anglo federalism is ok for a leading advocate on the no side. Maybe Joe should enlighten us on the foreign policy of his party.
From a historical perspective the best analogy for Joe’s call for a no vote is John Redmond’s call in 1914 for Irishmen to serve