27 November 2018
The recent see-sawing of the oil price has a lot more to do with politics—particularly geopolitical competition among states—than economics
24 November 2018
Migrants from Central America fleeing poverty face racist abuse, border controls, and armed troops
20 November 2018
Technology firms in the US are assisting Donald Trump’s racist assault on migrants
07 November 2018
The Democrats won a majority in the House of Representatives for the first time in eight years. But the Republicans increased their majority in the Senate.
06 November 2018
Racist US president Donald Trump has sent soldiers to the country’s southern border—threatening that they’ll shoot migrants from countries such as Honduras and El Salvador.
05 November 2018
Steve McQueen’s new film couldn’t be more different to his past work. It’s strength is in nuanced, powerful points about US society, says?Julia Ryder
29 October 2018
Eleven people were murdered on Saturday in the deadliest single attack on Jewish people in the history of the US.
22 October 2018
As many as 8,000 migrants from Honduras in Central America are marching on the US border.
21 October 2018
Fifty years ago this month the Mexican state launched a brutal crackdown on protesting students. The result was carnage but not the end of resistance
16 October 2018
We’ve seen again how hard it has become to manage the Middle East in the interests of Western imperialism. The players this time are the US, Turkey and Saudi Arabia.
09 October 2018
There are more battles to come after a vile sexist was appointed to the US Supreme Court
05 October 2018
The US Senate cleared the way for confirming Donald Trump ally Brett Kavanaugh as a Supreme Court judge on Friday.
02 October 2018
Action in solidarity with victims shows that people want to fight oppression, says Alistair Farrow
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.
28 August 2018
A wave of action in prisons and detention centres is hitting back at dire conditions, says Alistair Farrow
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.
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
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.
14 August 2018
Police attacked an anti-fascist demonstration in downtown Portland, Oregon, on 4 August.
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