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Comment and Analysis

From capitalism to Commonwealth

Grace Crookall-Greening looks at a longstanding visionary economic project


Diary: When things go (very) wrong

Virginia Moffatt looks to her running heroes for inspiration


Obituary: Rosie Foster

26 May 1953 – 8 February 2015


Obituary: Narayan Desai

24 December 1924 – 15 March 2015


Obituary: Geoffrey Carnall

1 February 1927 – 20 February 2015


75 years ago: He wants to see us banned by Smith’s

Activism &... Inequality

I will probably start ranting about This Changes Everything [conference] where in the workshop lots and lots of men had spoken and the facilitator said we have only time for one question and a man

Mike Marqusee: 27 January 1953 – 13 January 2015

Mike Phipps looks back at the life and activism of a radical writer


Diary: the half century

Our new diarist approaches a significant milestone


David Lane: 21 February 1934 – 16 September 2014

David Lane, lifelong pacifist and peace activist, died in September at the age of 80 after a long, and latterly very sad, struggle with Parkinson’s.