While no historical period is identical with Britain now, the tumultuous
events that shook the country 80 years ago – combining the great
depression, a ‘grand coalition’ government wielding the axe, and a
damaging currency peg – are rich in lessons for workers in Britain and
In the hearts and minds of workers particularly black workers, the poor, and youth across the world, Malcolm X remains an icon of revolutionary spirit and commitment to justice, freedom, and liberty for the most oppressed people in the world.