Michael Barker is a Unison rep and support worker at a Leicester school. He is also an Assistant Secretary to the Leicester & District Trades Union Council. He is a member of http://socialistalternative.net
In June 2021 he published The Givers That Take, and last October he published Lockdown Leicester: Notes From a Pandemic (2020). His other publications include How and Why Labour Councils Should Fight All Cuts Now (2019); Why Socialists Oppose the EU (2018); Under the Mask of Philanthropy (2017); Fighting For Our Future: Ongoing Struggles Against Big Business and New Labour (2016); and Letters to Mercury: The Socialist Fightback in Leicester (2015).
Michael writes in a personal capacity.
Twitter account: @mbarker_mike