The song was a metaphor for what we felt happened between the anarchist protesters and liberal protesters at the WTO riots in Seattle. The anarchists and liberals stood together on many issues at that protest, but when the black bloc property destruction started happening, the liberal movement was quick to publicly disassociate themselves from the anarchists.

– Tom Gabel

I take the name Spineless Liberal to mean that particular political group who support the wider left, but believe the only way is to follow the party-based system.

  • Liberal Democrat
  • Social Liberal
  • Europhile
  • European Federalist
  • Welsh & patriotic
  • Internationalist
  • Interventionist

I study MSci International Relations and Global Issues at the Universities of Nottingham, UK and Charles, in Prague, Czech Republic.

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