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Counterfire is a news and theory website from the movements, for the movements.

The site was launched on the 100th International Women's Day, March 8 2011. The website is edited by Ady Cousins and an editorial board.

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Clare Solomon is former president of University of London Union.

James Meadway
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Elaine Graham-Leigh is a leading member of the Campaign against Climate Change.


#1 reports from Indiasourav 2010-10-01 07:14
if i send a report from India on revolutionary movements here, will you publish?
#2 REVITSALIZE YOUR YOUTHmike 2011-02-15 16:46
due to the nature of our society as it is now those who were socialist and believed in equality as young people lose the faith in the face of consumerism
and the world of work yet if anything the message is more important as one gets older so remember the passionate politics of your youthPEOPLE POWER WORKS

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