May 2018

Repeal the north

The result of the referendum to repeal the constitutional ban on abortion was a huge step forward for the majority of Irish women writes Barney Cassidy. They will shortly be [...]

May 30, 2018 // 0 Comments

The Young Marx

I was thoroughly enthused and inspired by Raoul Peck’s film The Young Marx, when I watched at the ICA, London recently, writes Derek Wall. However, I appreciate that not [...]

May 29, 2018 // 1 Comment

Is Fascism Inevitable?

Phil Hearse reviews Can Democracy Survive Globalised Capitalism? by Robert Kuttner, Norton Publishers, May 2018 Since the global financial crisis in 2007-8, and the [...]

May 24, 2018 // 0 Comments

Repeal the 8th

Seven days from now, on May 25th, Ireland will be voting on whether to repeal the part of their constitution that denies women control over their bodies, writes Susan [...]

May 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Palestinian Lives matter

It seems almost inevitable that by the time this short piece is published more Palestinians will have been murdered in Gaza by the Israeli state, writes Veronica Fagan. And [...]

May 15, 2018 // 0 Comments

Corbyn under Fire

For weeks, Jeremy Corbyn’s Labour Party has been the target of a defamatory campaign meant to undermine it, wrote Daniel Finn on April 9. The dominant narrative in the [...]

May 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

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