Many of Janine’s poems are, as she says, all about “venting her spleen on the poetic stage”. For this Workers’ Liberty member, socialist-feminist, trade unionist, spoken-word performer, every day has to be a day for hating the Tories.
Here are the worst excesses, vanities and unthinking elitism of Tory politicians, vilified and poked fun at:
“Shall I compare thee to a winter’s day?
Thou art more cold and more intemperate...”
Here too, thoughts about terrible injustices which might otherwise be one day’s headline in a local newspaper, shared on Facebook, then forgotten. A poem about Daniel