A non-partisan journal of the left.

We're Still Too Fixated On Oil

by Michael Meacher

Fri 11th Apr 2008
Labour MP Michael Meacher on the ongoing obsession with oil.... [read more]

The BBC vs Hugo Chavez

by Stephen Lendman

Fri 11th Apr 2008
Stephen Lendman on the biased coverage of events in Venezuela.... [read more]

NUJ to Stand up for Journalism and Journalists

by Jeremy Dear, NUJ

Fri 11th Apr 2008
NUJ General Secretary Jeremy Dear believes media workers must resist cuts.... [read more]
 

The Death of Dith Pran

by Chris Bath

Fri 4th Apr 2008
Chris Bath on the journalist who told the world about the killing fields of Cambodia.... [read more]

Vote Livingstone For Mayor

by Steve Jones

Fri 4th Apr 2008
Steve Jones on why Londoners must vote for Ken despite his flaws.... [read more]

Snow Jobs

by George Monbiot

Fri 4th Apr 2008
George Monbiot examines the detail behind "job creation".... [read more]
 

Boycotts and Tibet – A Little Perspective

by Natalie Jones

Fri 4th Apr 2008
Natalie Jones believes we should think before jumping on the "boycott China" bandwagon.... [read more]

“Perverse Intention” Behind Colombian Rebel Documents Says Venezuelan Foreign Minister

by James Suggett

Fri 4th Apr 2008
James Suggett on the latest in the Andean diplomatic crisis.... [read more]

Exploited Labour On The High Street

by Vanessa Stevens

Fri 28th Mar 2008
Some of the UK’s most popular clothing brands use child labour to mass produce its merchandise. This must stop now - human dignity is at stake. ... [read more]
 

Veiled Sentiments: Does The Burka Stand Up In Court?

by Alexa Van Sickle

Fri 28th Mar 2008
A courtroom ban on burkas is not racist - just practical.... [read more]

Yes He Can

by Erica Cardwell

Fri 28th Mar 2008
New York poet Erica Cardwell wants American voters to be brave and choose Obama.... [read more]

Shurpayev Murder Highlights Authoritarianism Of Putin's Russia

by Chris Bath

Fri 28th Mar 2008
Chris Bath on the latest in a series of political murders in Russia. ... [read more]
 

Burnt Out

by George Monbiot

Fri 28th Mar 2008
The Government’s plans for clean coal are another great green scam.... [read more]

Chávez Emphasizes Global Context of Venezuelan Food Shortages

by James Suggett

Fri 28th Mar 2008
James Suggett on Venezuelan fears of a global food crisis.... [read more]

Conscription Is The Antidote To Militarism And Imperialism

by Nathaniel Mehr

Fri 28th Mar 2008
We need to re-think the relationship between society and the military.... [read more]
 

Polish Community Hits Back At Daily Mail

by Chris Bath

Fri 21st Mar 2008
Chris Bath on the Daily Mail's crass xenophobia.... [read more]

Proposed Child DNA Database Will Increase Crime and Social Division

by Matt Genner

Fri 21st Mar 2008
Matt Genner on the latest bright idea for crime-fighting.... [read more]

Remembering My Lai

by Ian Broughton

Fri 21st Mar 2008
Ian Broughton reflects on the My Lai massacre, forty years on.... [read more]
 

Obama > Clinton

by Richard Maidu

Fri 21st Mar 2008
The US Democratic Party needs a backbone.... [read more]

Andean Crisis: Ecuador Rallies Latin American Support Against Colombian Incursion

by Samuele Mazzolini

Fri 21st Mar 2008
Samuele Mazzolini with the latest on the diplomatic crisis between Ecuador and Colombia.... [read more]

London Court Rules in Favour of Venezuela in Dispute with Exxon

by James Suggett

Fri 21st Mar 2008
James Suggett on a courtroom victory for Venezuela against big business. ... [read more]