News & Analysis

Prophet Prolonged….?

This book uses this historically counter factual premise to build its story around an extension of Trotsky’s life for another 13 years.

23rd October 2020 // 1 Comment

Tory censorship of school curriculum

The guidance forbids the use of materials produced by organisations and authors which are anti-capitalist, which contest social oppressions, or which criticise government policy.

21st October 2020 // 1 Comment

Double standards on antisemitism

Of more concern than the fate of a thoughtless young party member is the reaction of many of her defenders.

20th October 2020 // 0 Comments

Rethinking social care

What is so important and innovative about these reports is that they stress the necessity of service users as well as workers being involved in the decision-making process, both at local government policy level and at the operational level of service delivery.

16th October 2020 // 0 Comments

Ecosocialism: the strategic debate

The struggle to save the planet, therefore, can be defined more precisely as a struggle to save the planet in a way that is democratic, socially progressive, and ecologically sustainable.

15th October 2020 // 10 Comments

Saving life on earth

We are well into a mass extinction event, it is accelerating and unlike previous such events it is driven by human action upon the natural world.However, he is clear that the devastation caused by human beings can be reversed by human beings and he puts forward a few broad-brush solutions.

13th October 2020 // 0 Comments

Rail workers strike against Serco

ince the start of the lockdown in March, Britain’s privatised rail operators have received over 3 billion pounds of taxpayers’ funding to continue operating their services during the pandemic.

12th October 2020 // 0 Comments

Intersecting crises

Economic crises are part and parcel of the capitalist economic system and they happen regularly; brought about by the laws of motion of the system itself.

12th October 2020 // 0 Comments

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