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UK communists and the fall of the Berlin Wall
Once a hotbed of left-wing agitation, socialists in Cowdenbeath still mourn the beginning of the end of communism.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2014 10:52 GMT
On anti-Semitism and Islamophobia in Europe
Is Europe's Islamophobia following the path of 19th century anti-Semitism?
Sara R Farris
Last updated: 05 Jun 2014 13:22 GMT
Education or capital in the 21st century?
Are educational institutions the last ideological bastions resisting global capitalism?
Last updated: 31 May 2014 16:32 GMT
Maduro's image cracks under protest pressure
Venezuela's president lacks the charisma and cult of personality maintained by the late Hugo Chavez.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 15:18 GMT
Stuart Hall's revolutionary legacy
Hall's work in cultural studies offers unique insight into the role of the youth in the Arab revolutions.
Last updated: 16 Feb 2014 08:30 GMT
Why so many communist philosophers?
The destructive nature of neoliberalism has prompted many philosophers to reconsider communist ideas.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2012 08:56 GMT
When they say 'communist', you say 'whatever'
US conservatives have ramped up their 'red-baiting' rhetoric - but the more they do, the less relevant they become.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 05:34 GMT
The Arab Spring: The end of postcolonialism
Read an excerpt from Hamid Dabashi's latest book, which discusses the transformative properties of the Arab Spring.
Last updated: 08 May 2012 20:50 GMT
The inequality that ate American democracy
We can all expect to lose because economics (and inequality) guides and trumps politics, says author.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2012 06:53 GMT
What if democracy is just an illusion?
In the US, the dominant political discourse consists of ideas put forth by the ruling class.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 09:15 GMT
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