Energy is what the political economist Simon Bromley called a “strategic commodity”. In other words, a state that controls access to it has power over other states.
Nobody wants to take the blame for fuel shortages, empty shelves and rising prices.
Led by home secretary Priti Patel, the Tories want to prevent any effective form of protest that stands in the way of their racist, profit-driven leadership.
In a serious attack on academic freedom, Bristol University has sacked one of its professors of sociology, David Miller.
The Tories’ brutal attacks on working class people are accelerating.
“Virtually any child, unvaccinated, is likely to get an infection at some point between 12 and 15,” said Chief Medical Officer for England Chris Whitty last week.
Are cracks appearing in the Squad—the group of left Democratic Party members in the US House of Representatives?