A non-partisan journal of the left.

Israel’s Premeditated Murder of Activists Was No Mistake

by Ahmed Amr

Fri 4th Jun 2010
Ahmed Amr says the Israeli massacre of activists was a cynical and calculated act.... [read more]

Venezuela: Workers and State Rally for Nationalizations,

by James Suggett

Fri 4th Jun 2010
James Suggett on a new series of anti-corruption measures in Venezuela.... [read more]

Yahoo and AP Seemingly Caught Manipulating User Comments

by Ahmed Amr

Fri 4th Jun 2010
Online user comments are a new site in the battle over public perceptions of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, writes Ahmed Amr.... [read more]
 

‘The Internet is a Game Changer’

by Ramzy Baroud

Fri 28th May 2010
With news coverage gradually moving towards a 'paperless world' in the internet age, Ramzy Baroud considers the implications for political journalism.... [read more]

The Recession, Labour Productivity and the ‘Mole of Revolution’

by Dan Morley

Fri 28th May 2010
Dan Morley reflects on why - the Greeks apart - workers across Europe and America have not turned to class-based political struggle in these recession-hit times.... [read more]

Chavez Launches Interactive Blog

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 28th May 2010
The Venezuelan president has launched his own personal website, as Kiraz Janicke reports.... [read more]
 

Hallelujah, the World is Against Us!

by Uri Avnery

Fri 28th May 2010
Uri Avnery on conspiracy theories, old and new.... [read more]

Universal Cure

by George Monbiot

Fri 28th May 2010
George Monbit proposes a simple means of transforming the UK’s universities, schools and society. ... [read more]

Election 2010: Media Gets it Wrong ... Again

by Nathaniel Mehr

Fri 21st May 2010
Nathaniel Mehr considers the UK media's skewed coverage of the post-election political landscape. ... [read more]
 

One Holy Land United With Liberty and Justice for All

by Ahmed Amr

Fri 21st May 2010
The absurd mythology of Zionism cannot hold firm forever, writes Ahmed Amr.... [read more]

Karzai’s Washington Visit: The War Awaiting Kandahar

by Ramzy Baroud

Fri 21st May 2010
Ramzy Baroud on who's really behind the puppet regime in Afghanistan.... [read more]

Choice… or No Choice: We Say John4leader!

by Steve Jones

Fri 21st May 2010
Steve Jones calls on the left to get behind John McDonnell's candidacy for the Labour leadership.... [read more]
 

Worker Self-Management Introduced in Guayana, Venezuela

by Tamara Pearson

Fri 21st May 2010
Tamara Pearson on a bold Venezuelan government initative to radically democratise a number of state-owned industries.... [read more]

Greece: Workers Take a Stand

by Daniel Serge

Fri 14th May 2010
Daniel Serge dispels a few myths about the recent unrest in Greece. ... [read more]

The Cleggameron Coalition Comes to Power; the New Labour Era Ends.

by Rob Sewell

Fri 14th May 2010
Socialist Appeal's Rob Sewell reflects on the historic events of the past few days at Westminster.... [read more]
 

Venezuela Creates Public Import-Export Company to Combat Capitalism

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 14th May 2010
A new state-run import-export company will seek to redress regional trade imbalances in favour of Venezuela's economy, writes Kiraz Janicke.... [read more]

Yemen’s Options: ‘Revolt, Migrate or Die’

by Ramzy Baroud

Fri 14th May 2010
Yemen is emerging as the latest casualty of the so-called 'War on Terror', as Ramzy Baroud explains.... [read more]

Money’s Hunger

by George Monbiot

Fri 14th May 2010
Industrial civilisation is trashing the environment. George Monbiot asks: should we try to reform it or just watch it go down? ... [read more]
 

Netanyahu’s Ring and the Legitimacy of Zionism

by Ahmed Amr

Fri 23rd Apr 2010
At the root of Israeli state violence is a total refusal to recognise the Palestinians as a people, let alone a nation, writes Ahmed Amr.... [read more]

Dispatch from China: Number 15 Has Left the Building

by Ramzy Baroud

Fri 23rd Apr 2010
The fight against climate change presents a peculiar set of challenges for media oulets balancing corporate business models with the urgent need for critical debate, as Ramzy Baroud explains.... [read more]

ALBA Summit in Venezuela vows to fight Climate Change with System Change

by Kiraz Janicke

Fri 23rd Apr 2010
Kiraz Janicke reports on a Latin American summit which has articulated a regional commitment to radical social change.... [read more]