‘G.D.H. Cole: A Libertarian Trapped in the Labour Party’

Socialist History Society Meeting

A talk by David Goodway

G.D.H. Cole (1889-1959) declared forcefully at the end of his life that he was ‘neither a Communist nor a Social Democrat…but something…essentially different from both’. He had been a leading Guild Socialist at the time of World War One and that, he explained, was what he remained. Read on ...

On the street where you live: Dulwich Communists

Duncan Bowie
Tuesday, November 2, 2021 – 20:00 21:00

Duncan  will talk about a group of Dulwich based communists in the post war period

Continuing the Bell House local history talks series, Duncan Bowie, of the Dulwich Society, will talk about a group of Dulwich based communists in the post war period, including George Thomson, Jonathan and Frida Knight, Alan Upward, Monty and Jean Shapiro. Read on ...

The Workers’ Movement and Revolution in Egypt since 1919

Socialist History Society Meeting – on-line via Zoom
14th October, 6:30pm
Speaker Anne Alexander

Anne Alexander is the co-author, with Mostafa Bassiouny, of Bread, Freedom, Social Justice: Workers and the Egyptian Revolution (Zed, 2014). She is a founder member of MENA Solidarity Network, the co-editor of Middle East Solidarity and a member of the University and College Union (UCU).