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US rulers are in a deep state of hypocrisy

10 September 2018
The only force stopping Donald Trump pressing the nuclear button is the benign figures at the heart of the US state. That’s according to them, anyway.

Prisoners join strikes and protest across the US

28 August 2018
A wave of action in prisons and detention centres is hitting back at dire conditions, says Alistair Farrow

Aid cuts to Palestine herald more attacks and land grabs

28 August 2018
The US has cut more than £150 million in aid to Palestinians to pressure the Palestinian government to give up more rights.

Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman film is a strong call to arms for anti-racists

23 August 2018
There are some problems with Spike Lee’s new film, not least how it portrays the cops, but it redeems itself with its key message, says Antony Hamilton

US court cases bring corruption scandal closer to Donald Trump

22 August 2018
Donald Trump surrounded himself with crooks and thieves during his 2016 presidential election campaign. Two court cases taking place in the US prove it. They give glimpses into the rottenness of the world Trump inhabits and his presidency.

LETTERS - the state will facilitate the far right threat in the US

14 August 2018
Police attacked an anti-fascist demonstration in downtown Portland, Oregon, on 4 August.

Flint—the tale of a city poisoned

07 August 2018
US journalist Anna Clark has covered the Flint water scandal since 2014 and has released a new book, The Poisoned City. She spoke to Alistair Farrow about how racism and poverty combined with greed to create disaster

Greece fire response wrecked by years of austerity

31 July 2018
The Greek government faces outrage over its failures and austerity policies, following huge wildfires that killed almost 100 people

Putin Trump in his place—but he just won’t stay there

24 July 2018
Donald Trump spent last week testing the limits of presidential power—and the contradictions that keep him in place.

The fight for Iraq’s future

22 July 2018
Iraqi people are still suffering as a result of the West’s invasion and the corrupt system it installed. But Phil Marfleet explains that resistance is on the streets

Jeff Bezos - prime suspect

22 July 2018
The truth about the billionaire Amazon boss

Chicago cops kill black man

17 July 2018
Protesters in Chicago faced down police after cops killed Harith Augustus last Saturday, shooting him in the back.

Trump’s chaos tour will unleash far right

17 July 2018
The extreme centre, as author Tariq Ali dubbed mainstream neoliberal parties, is convinced that Donald Trump’s European tour confirmed he is unfit to be president. And it’s true that his performance has been characteristically erratic, and occasionally idiotic.

Report 3: A great day as 250,000 march against Trump in London

13 July 2018
There was an atmosphere of defiance and jubilation as tens of thousands of people poured into Trafalgar Square in London on Friday to protest against Donald Trump’s visit.

Report 2: Mass demonstration against Trump in London

13 July 2018
Tens of thousands of people are on the streets against Donald Trump in London.

Racist warmonger Donald Trump gives confidence to fascists - we must stop both

10 July 2018
Donald Trump’s visit to Britain will embolden racists and fascists here and in the US.

Meet the Americans taking on Trump

10 July 2018
Activists from across the US spoke to Alistair Farrow

Protest against Trump - when and where

10 July 2018
Join protests against Trump near to you, all on 13 July unless otherwise stated

How Trump plans to bin key abortion regulations—and how he can be beaten back

04 July 2018
Activists are ready to fight the attacks on a woman’s right to choose

Two Dorothea Lange exhibitions question the political uses of photography

03 July 2018
Dorothea Lange’s images are about more than just the 1930s in the US, and another exhibition looks at how photos are used

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