How short-term production and profit is wrecking our food system

March 15th, 2018

Billions of people around the world are drinking water contaminated with plastic. According to samples analysed by scientists, the US has the highest rate of contamination – […]

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How to derail neoliberalism – and replace it

March 12th, 2018

Is neoliberalism – whereby the state promotes and facilitates the supremacy of the market in every area of society alongside tariff-free global trade – finally coming off the rails after an almost 40-year run?

Paradoxically, the most serious attack on […]

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Homage to Haitian Revolution

February 27th, 2018

“… we are all descendants of the Haitian Revolution, and responsible to these ancestors” –  thus historian Laurent Dubois in his book, Avengers of the New World. A new display at the British Museum touches on […]

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Make Brexit about real democracy

February 26th, 2018

Whatever the Tory-DUP government manages to deliver as a result of leaving the European Union, it will not give people any control or tackle rising poverty, inequality and homelessness.

And nobody has explained how staying in the EU would achieve […]

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Striking back at McMafia in Ukraine

February 8th, 2018

Empire of Capital by Yuliya YurchenkoUkrainians of all ages and walks of life demonstrated astonishing courage and perseverance in opposition to corruption and misrule during two huge protest actions over the past […]

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Why We Need a ‘Fair Tax’- Fighting Neoliberalism in City Councils

February 8th, 2018

Critical CitiesOver the last few weeks, momentum has been building to take action on the UK Government’s Private Finance Initiative contracts.

The pillars of an abusive governance regime are crumbling all around […]

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After Carillion, what is the private sector for? Good question!

January 24th, 2018

The collapse of Carillion, which made its money by sucking resources out of the public sector, begs the question: What use to society is the private sector of capitalism, when all is said […]

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The Revisionist website

January 18th, 2018 by Lilian Pizzichini

I am the editor of a new website that I hope will pick up the books and ideas that fall off the pages of mainstream media. […]

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Carillion collapse spells system failure

January 15th, 2018

The collapse of Carillion and the threat to thousands of jobs worldwide is not just an indictment of the infamous public-private partnership model beloved of UK governments for the last 30 years. It […]

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A democratic revolution can unite for and against Brexit voters

January 5th, 2018

Is the alternative to Brexit simply the UK remaining a member state of the European Union? Or is there a case for a more imaginative and democratic option that could appeal to both leavers and remainers?

It’s worth asking these […]

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How the 1% protect their wealth at our expense

December 18th, 2017

Early in 2016 it was the Panama Papers, then, late […]

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Bitcoin fever could spark new crash

December 9th, 2017






In less than a year the price of a Bitcoin has soared from less than $1,000 to $17,000 (almost $20,000 at one point). […]

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