[Marxism] 25 years since Hilssborough disaster -- deaths forged in ruling class hate

Stuart Munckton stuartmunckton at gmail.com
Mon Apr 14 23:00:49 MDT 2014


It is the 25th anniversary of the Hillsborough disaster in England in which
96 Liverpool fans died. This is an article on it from 2012 that tells the
story.


https://www.greenleft.org.au/node/52335

Twenty-three years too late, the real truth is finally being told about the
Hillsborough disaster of April 15, 1989, which killed 96 football fans and
injured hundreds more.

A new 354-page report, released by the Hillsborough Independent Panel after
accessing more than 400,000 pages of secret documents, has implicated the
police, media and British government in what has been described as “the
biggest cover-up of British legal history”.

Importantly, it cleared Liverpool fans of the vile accusations that the
media, police and politicians have thrown at them for more than two
decades. It has opened the way for justice to finally be won.
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“Disobedience, in the eyes of anyone who has read history, is humanity’s
original virtue. It is through disobedience that progress has been made,
through disobedience and through rebellion.” — Oscar Wilde, Soul of Man
Under Socialism

“The free market is perfectly natural... do you think I am some kind of
dummy?” — Jarvis Cocker



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