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  • Environmental Justice

    Paris Texas

    As news dawns that President Trump is a stupid and as venal as we all thought he was, the responses to his latest bout of […]

    Mike Small 2nd Jun'17 10
  • Identity

    Scottish Twitter, Scottish Protest

    Scotland is sending out memes like they’re midges, and they’re sinking their teeth into the most powerful man in the world, argues Laura-Claire Wilson. When […]

    LC Wilson 24th Feb'17 28
  • International

    Trump Turns it Up

    “Political chaos is connected with the decay of language” said the bragaddocious George Orwell. It’s difficult to keep pace with the craziness but one shining […]

    Mike Small 17th Feb'17 1
  • Antifascism
    7th Feb'17 11
  • International

    Can Trump Read and Write?

    There are people who are now challenging whether the elected President of the United States is functionally illiterate. Take a look at the report and […]

    7th Feb'17 1
  • Antifascism

    Scotland Against Trump

    A massive demo in Edinburgh last night showed solidarity with people being persecuted for their religious beliefs in America and welcomed refugees to Scotland. Similar […]

    Mike Small 31st Jan'17 26
  • Anti-Capitalism

    Beyond Satire

      As we shudder towards some kid of American Weimar we have three ideas about how to respond to and understand the Trump phenomenon. The […]

    Mike Small 20th Jan'17 10
  • International

    What to fear from Trump?

    Sarah Kendzior is the author of The View From Flyover Country, a collection of essays published in 2015. She is a journalist, researcher and foreign […]

    20th Dec'16 1
  • International
    Gordon Guthrie 16th Dec'16 6
  • International

    What’s going on in America?

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    12th Dec'16 30
  • International
    David Black 5th Dec'16 9
  • International

    Lessons from Anacostia

    Linda Tirado looks at a broken America. “I don’t call for unity. There can be no unity with people who oppose your existence.” Follow her […]

    Linda Tirado 30th Nov'16 11
  • Commentary

    What is it About Evangelicals?

    What is the white evangelicalism with which 25% of Americans identify, of which, according to exit polls, 81% voted for Donald Trump? In the past […]

    Alastair McIntosh 27th Nov'16 74
  • Commentary

    Notes on the Crisis: Continuity Trump

    The crisis here, the discontinuity, is the collapse of the Republican Party. American social attitudes haven’t changed that much, Hillary won the popular vote handsomely, […]

    Gordon Guthrie 20th Nov'16 21
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