The coronavirus crisis is a profit-laden paradise for some pharmaceutical firms.
Boris Johnson’s promise this week of a “new deal” marked the latest dishonest move in a decade of Tory austerity.
The scale and radicalism of the month of Black Lives Matter protests continues to shake those in power.
In 1945 Kwame Nkrumah was one of only 100 people who gathered at the Pan-African Congress in Manchester to plan the end of empire.
A battle for control is brewing across Libya. Nick Clark looks at the background to the powers’ interventions
The Tories are using the appalling stabbing of three people in Reading to push racism and repression.
Right wingers are trying to create a backlash against the fantastic Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement.
Boris Johnson has announced a new government commission to look into racism in Britain.
Right wing newspapers have attacked the Black Lives Matter movement on the grounds that revolutionary socialists are involved in it.
The great Black Lives Matter uprising is far from over. But already it has made history.
Demands to ‘defund the police’ are opening a wider argument
For retired US Marine general James Mattis to publicly condemn the US president as a threat to the constitution is unprecedented.
‘No. The prime minister would not agree that this is a racist country,” said Boris Johnson’s spokesperson on Monday.
When politicians start fretting about “mob rule” and “law and order” it’s often a racist dog whistle. But it’s also about fear of the power of ordinary people.
The power is in the streets. It’s not enough to write to your congressman or circulate a petition anymore
Many in the US ruling class may be beginning to wonder whether Trump is worth the trouble
Organised workers make up a unique group with the power to paralyse the system, says Sarah Bates
Millions of parents faced an agonising choice this week of whether to send their children back to school. The Tories wanted primary school children in reception, year 1 and year 6 to start returning from Monday of this week.
The United States has erupted into historic scenes of resistance in the last week. It has transformed the political landscape as huge protests—often led by young, black people—have risen up against the violence and hatred suffered at the hands of the racist police force.
The Spectator magazine claims it invented the usage of “the establishment” in 1955 to mean the networks of power that run society