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September 28 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: UKIP conference; the latest bombing raids on Iraq; Catalan moves for independence; the fallout from the Scottish referendum; and another dismal Labour Party conference.

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September 21 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: a Scottish referendum special, covering the threat of constitutional crisis, the response of the left, and the rise of nationalism elsewhere in Europe.

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August 31 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: Russian incursions into Ukraine (00:00); the second Scottish debate (08:48); Douglas Carswell's defection (30:43); the bedding in of the Islamic State and American incoherence (43:20); the Rotherham sex abuse scandal (53:32).

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August 10 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: the resumption of hostilities in Gaza; Kiev's military advances in Eastern Ukraine; Salmond's debate with Darling; Boris Johnson's plan to stand as an MP; US strikes on ISIS; the Turkish presidential election; funny goings on at the Morning Star.

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July 27 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: Ed Miliband's 'substance over style' speech; the Israeli assault on Gaza; the Egyptian Revolutionary Socialists finally admit to setbacks; the war in Ukraine; the evacuation of the American embassy in Tripoli; Isis advances in Syria; Charlie Brooks cosies up to Ukip; the decline and fall of Nick Griffin; the official end of the 2008 slump and the failure of left perspectives.

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July 20 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: the downing of flight MH17; Israel's ground assault in Gaza; a pause in US-Iranian nuclear negotiations; Labour's plan for state rail franchises; the peculiar status of IRA on-the-runs; a Lib Dem u-turn on the bedroom tax; the Tory reshuffle; and further establishment sex scandals.

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July 6 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: Poroshenko retakes Slavyansk; ISIS declares a new Caliphate; murders of teenagers in Palestine; the conviction of Rolf Harris and other high-profile scandals; strike struggles in South Africa; the launch of the Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier and the booing of Alex Salmond; the July 10 strike; a historic high on the Dow Jones industrial average; and troubling times for internet freedom.

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June 29 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: the end of the phone-hacking trial; the publication of the Jimmy Savile report; David Cameron's defeat in Ypres; shifting alignments in the Middle East; the expansion of the EU trade area into Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia; and the July 10 strike.

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June 22 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: the march of Isis in Iraq; a shaky ceasefire in Ukraine; the media campaign against Ed Miliband; more mass death sentences in Egypt; Cameron's humiliation over Juncker's appointment; freedom of criticism in Left Unity; a reply to Sandy McBurney on Scotland.

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June 15 2014: CPGB political report

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Jack Conrad of the CPGB's Provisional Central Committee discusses the week's major news. This week: the crisis in Iraq; the 'End sexual violence in war' jolly; the expected rise in UK interest rates; Ed Miliband's Sun photo gaffe; the shooting down of a Ukrainian helicopter; the ongoing secret terror trial; Alternativ für Deutschland joins the European Conservatives and Reformists; teaching 'Britishness' in schools; big name statements on Scottish independence; and the suspension of comrade Laurie McCauley from Manchester Left Unity.

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