Radical Tea Towel US Blog

Women's History in the Wider Progressive Movement

Posted by Pete on Mar 20th 2019

In a Radical Tea Towel email earlier this month, I wrote about how International Women’s Day (8th March) originated in the European socialist movement. But it’s important to stress that t … read more

The St Patrick's Battalion

Posted by Pete on Mar 17th 2019

New York and Dublin are both well-known for their Paddy’s Day celebrations – less so Mexico City. But el Día de San Patricio is a big day in the Mexican calendar as well. The … read more

The Radical Life of Harriet Tubman

Posted by Pete on Mar 11th 2019

Back in 2012, "Django Unchained" shook up the film world as Quentin Tarantino’s latest masterpiece. The film's central figure, Django (depicted memorably by Jamie Foxx) escapes his enslavement … read more