The shipyard painter, political activist and razor-sharp cartoonist Bob Starrett has just written a new book The Way I See It on his eventful life and times. Below we reprint one of his stories and review an essential read
ENO's production of La Boheme is a triumph,
The Morning Star's weekly poetry column, edited by Jody Porter.
"HELMETS in the sunlight, push of pike,/a trampling down by horses in the mire./Except this was high summer/and the middle of the strike."