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The world in shock

The stock markets are falling and the political elites are reeling as Donald Trump, a racist, misogynist, abuser of women and climate change denier wins the US presidential [...]

9th November 2016 // 9 Comments

Tory Party undergoes major UKIPisation

Alan Thornett looks at what’s going on: Theresa May’s government, established in a few frenzied weeks of infighting after the referendum in June, is the most [...]

8th November 2016 // 0 Comments

What does democracy look like?

Veronica Fagan looks at some of the issues Over the last few days there has been a lot of brouhaha about what’s happening with Momentum. Unpicking what is behind the [...]

1st November 2016 // 0 Comments

Facing the Anthropocene

Facing the Anthropocene – fossil capitalism and the crisis of the earth system by Ian Angus (1) Monthly Review Press, October 2016 £15.99 Reviewed by Alan Thornett [...]

25th October 2016 // 0 Comments

Anti-Zionism is not a crime

While most  attention has been, quite rightly, focused on opposing the smears and witch-hunts against Jackie Walker and other targets for supposed antisemitism, Israel’s [...]

23rd October 2016 // 1 Comment

On US politics today

Joanna Misnik Black Lives Matter, the Bernie Sanders movement and a presidential campaign with the unlikely presence of Donald Trump and of the first woman candidate for a [...]

21st October 2016 // 0 Comments

A major step towards the Anthropocene

Alan Thornett looks at current debates: We are at a crossroads in terms of the impact of our species on the planet. The actions  of modern human beings, ‘homo [...]

7th October 2016 // 0 Comments

Austerity kills real people

Terry Conway reviews Ken Loach’s new film I, Daniel Blake I, Daniel Blake’s first showing in Britain was as part of the World Transformed organised by Momentum,  on [...]

30th September 2016 // 0 Comments

Ken Loach on media bias against Jeremy Corbyn

Ken Loach spoke as part of a debate on the media in London on September 15 at a meeting organised by  Media Reform. Listen to Ken and you will hear detail of Corbyn’s [...]

21st September 2016 // 0 Comments

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