Open letter of the FARC-EP to Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos

Mr. President: Few hours away from the signing of the Final Agreement between the Government that you preside and the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia FARC-EP, pain and indignation have forced us to address this public letter, so that you, also publicly, clarify and establish your position and commitment, not with the FARC, but with the Colombian people in general, in relation to the “Pistol Plan” that is being executed against popular leaders throughout the country.

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Morning Star: Cox murder is terrorism

TODAY’S editorial ought to be a triumphant recognition that Rosena Allin-Khan has more than doubled Labour’s majority in Tooting following the by-election to replace London Mayor Sadiq Khan. That a junior doctor should be adopted by Labour and then backed by the electorate, after Tory efforts to discredit these vital NHS workers, is an important development. It confirms the trend of Labour doing well in most election contests, following Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership victory, in the face of allegations by the Tory media and many Labour MPs that a Corbyn-led Labour…

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Lexit statement on the murder of Jo Cox

The left campaign to leave the EU issued this statement about the murder of Labour politician Jo Cox: We are horrified at the death of Jo Cox and send our deepest condolences to her husband and children, to her family, friends and colleagues. We believe that the murder of an elected representative marks a deterioration of our society and our politics. Any links with possible far right groups must be fully investigated.

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