A non-partisan journal of the left.

Who Will Save Israel

by Uri Avnery

Tue 26th May 2015
The battle is over. The dust has settled. A new government – partly ridiculous, partly terrifying – has been installed ... [read more]

Nothing to Lose But Our Fears‏

by Bryan Gould

Mon 25th May 2015
Former MP and member of the Labour shadow cabinet, Bryan Gould, explains the need for Labour to break free from the neo-liberal consensus that has long imprisoned the left in an intellectual straitjacket... [read more]

EDITORIAL: Why drone assassinations just don't work

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Sun 4th Nov 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in our editorial column... [read more]
 

Derailing Amtrak

by Ellen Brown

Mon 25th May 2015
Tracking the Latest Disaster in the Infrastructure Crisis... [read more]

The War of Fools

by Uri Avnery

Tue 19th May 2015
A few days ago, Israeli TV Channel 10 broadcast an investigative story about the 2006 Israeli attack on Lebanon, known as "Lebanon War II"... [read more]

EDITORIAL: This is free Europe, never again!

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Sat 16th Jun 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in the latest editorial... [read more]
 

Staying in Touch with the Real World

by Bryan Gould

Tue 19th May 2015
Former MP and member of the Labour shadow cabinet, Bryan Gould, explains how economic teaching lags behind reality... [read more]

Sin, Socialism and Sacrilege

by Thomas Riggins

Tue 19th May 2015
In some ultra-conservative circles the issue of gay marriage has become the cause célèbre du jour.... [read more]

EDITORIAL: Murdoch, Mensch and a new England Manager

by Emmeline Ravilious

Wed 9th May 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in the latest editorial... [read more]
 

Is Britain now Too Gerrymandered To Be A Genuine Democracy?

by George Tait Edwards

Thu 14th May 2015
During the last 27 years, Conservative and Coalition Governments have passed legislation aimed at reducing the voting rights of people not likely to be supportive of the Conservative Party... [read more]

How the Election Was Won‏

by Bryan Gould

Tue 12th May 2015
Bryan Gould, former member of the Labour shadow cabinet, explains how popular sentiment on political issues can be manipulated... [read more]

A Day and Night-mare

by Uri Avnery

Mon 11th May 2015
Binyamin Netanyahu seems to be detested now by everyone... [read more]
 

Britain – no longer ‘Great’ but doomed to another 5 years of pain

by Lesley Docksey

Sun 10th May 2015
Lesley Docksey states: "On this dark and depressing day, our land needs us".... [read more]

Modern Ukraine RIP (Born 1991- Died 2014)

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Sun 10th May 2015
Dr Tomasz Pierscionek explains how Ukraine, as it once was, no longer exists... [read more]

New Labour is the Problem, Not the Solution

by Joe Walters

Sun 10th May 2015
After Labour’s dismal performance in Thursday’s election there have been a lot of theories on why it turned out to be such a terrible night for the party... [read more]
 

Now for the Rise of the Republic of The North!

by Oliver Lewis Thompson

Sat 9th May 2015
It’s not only the Scots who are disillusioned with Westminster politics. The 2015 election once again doomed the north to five more years under a leadership it hasn’t voted for... [read more]

General Election disaster for working people as Tories stay in power

by Rob Sewell

Sat 9th May 2015
Big business and the fat cats of the City of London are celebrating the victory of their friends in the Tory Party... [read more]

The Kiev Junta: A study in the Anatomy of Fear and Ignorance

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Thu 7th May 2015
Dr Tomasz Pierscionek shows the apparent ease with which fear propagates ideas which might otherwise be rejected as absurd... [read more]
 

The USSR – the Democracy You Didn’t Know About

by Kate Zagoskina

Wed 6th May 2015
Kate Zagoskina explains the origins of democracy and it various manifestations throughout history... [read more]

The American role in reshaping the future of the Middle East

by Rachel Kohan

Tue 5th May 2015
The imminent prospect of a comprehensive accord between Iran and the P5+1... [read more]

A Boy Called Bibi

by Uri Avnery

Mon 4th May 2015
There are two different opinions about Binyamin Netanyahu. It is difficult to believe that they concern the same person... [read more]
 

Governments submit to “Too Big to Fail” banks (part 1)

by Eric Toussaint

Mon 4th May 2015
Since 2007, the major Central Banks of the most industrialised countries have lent massively to private banks at very low interest rates in order to avoid their failure... [read more]

Absolutely Bloody Bonkers!

by Lesley Docksey

Sun 26th Apr 2015
At a Badger Trust seminar a few days later a great debate took place between both pro and anti-cull experts... [read more]

Kissinger and Shultz on 'The Iran Deal'

by Thomas Riggins

Sun 26th Apr 2015
The Wall Street Journal on 8 April turned over an entire editorial page to former secretaries of state Henry Kissinger and George Shultz... [read more]