Radical Tea Towel UK Blog

We Only Want the Earth

Posted by Pete on 5th Jun 2020

Born today in 1868, James Connolly is the founding figure of the modern Irish Left. James Connolly Memorial in Dublin, Ireland In Britain it was Keir Hardie, in America it was Eugene Debs … read more

The Irish and Chartist Alliance for Democracy

Posted by Pete on 10th Apr 2018

170 years ago today, on Kennington Common in Lambeth, South London (now known as Kennington Park), 25,000 'Chartists' met to make their demands for democratic reforms including universal suffrage. … read more