In Liverpool, through our ongoing campaigns to ban the Sun and win justice for the 96 who died at Hillsborough, we are reimagining the kind of community and society that we want to live in, and we are collectively working together to make this a reality.
It would appear you want a society where your word is law, and if you decide a person or company providing a service is persona non grata, then they are to be tun out of town and out of business.
I guess you’ve found a natural home in Corbyn’s Labour Party…
Politics is about so much more than the Westminster bubble, news rooms and stale traditions. Politics is everywhere – in our classrooms, workplaces and communities – and it involves everyone. When people experience injustice in their lives, as many in Liverpool have done, we need political institutions that can reach out and support grassroots campaigns which have the power to engage people of all ages, identities and background and unite them around common causes.
Such as censorship, for their own good.
We want our festival to be a home for anyone who wants to be part of creating a fairer and more just society which is run in the interests of the many.
Apart from the many that might prefer to choose their own reading material over their morning cornflakes, that it…
That’s why excluding Sun reporters isn’t censorship or an attack on freedom of press – it is an act of solidarity with Liverpool activists, campaigns and the wider community at large.
Keep telling yourself that, love. No-one’s fooled.