Press in the Murdoch Media: YCL involvement in Extinction Rebellion protests

 

On Saturday 5 September, following Extinction Rebellion protests that aimed to block distribution of The Sun, The Times, The Express, The Mail and The Evening Standard (all owned by News…

YCL: Response to the article in The Times about the YCL and Extinction Rebellion

 

The YCL, coming up to its centenary next year, recognises all of those who have struggled, like us, against capitalism — especially those in the environmental movement, who took the…

Press in Morning Star: We need an “education revolution” and the end of “privatisation, atomisation and the drive for profit” in education

 

On 16 August 2020 the statement of the Executive Committee on the unjust A Level and vocational qualification results was quoted in the Morning Star. Tories’ A-Level fiasco takes turn…

YCL designer features in the II Anti-Imperialist Poster Exhibition on Neoliberalism

 

Comrade Robert Streader, member of our Agitprop Commission, had his work featured in Neoliberalism, the second of four Anti-Imperialist Poster Exhibitions. The exhibition gathers work from 59 artists from 27…

Press in Morning Star: “As I talk to you now, Beirut is burning.”

 

Following the devastating Beirut explosion, the Young Communist League spoke to Union of Lebanese Democratic Youth president Adnan Al Mokdad about his organisation’s response and the fast-moving political situation in…

Voices of Scotland in the Morning Star: COVID-19 and the balance of class forces

 

Lanarkshire Branch Secretary Josh Morris, who is also a young GMB shop steward, wrote in the Morning Star about how COVID-19 has changed the balance of class forces with new…

Press in Sunderland Global Media: “Tory negligence has killed tens of thousands; the drive for profit risks millions.”

 

On 16 May 2020 the statement of the Executive Committee on the Government handling of COVID was featured in an article by Sunderland Global Media. YCL: “Tory negligence has killed…

Press in Daily Record: Communist graffiti “display of anger” towards UK Government’s handling of pandemic

 

On 13 May 2020 our Lanarkshire Branch Secretary Josh Morris talked to East Kilbride News about graffiti that had appeared in the local area. Communist slogans daubed across East Kilbride…

Press in Edinburgh Live: “Make the rich pay for COVID-19!”

 

On 3 April 2020 the YCL was asked for comment on the appearance of graffiti in Edinburgh. ‘Make the rich pay’: Story behind strange graffiti appearing in Edinburgh amid coronavirus…

General Secretary in the Morning Star: The pandemic, capitalism and how the YCL is organising to help

 

YCL General Secretary Johnnie Hunter wrote in the Morning Star about the pandemic, how it has exposed the barbarity of capitalism and how the Young Communist League was organising to…