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Mainstream politics

Alex Nunns, The Candidate: Jeremy Corbyn’s Improbable Path to Power

OR Books, rev ed 2018; 388 pp; £10.99; ebook £7. Purchase online here

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British Greens advocate nonviolent 'revolution'

Musing on the manifesto....

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Trident will be outlawed – SNP

In an independent Scotland, nuclear weapons will be ruled illegal by the constitution!

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A ‘Bradford Spring’

Prominent anti-war activist George Galloway won a sensational byelection victory in Bradford West on 29 March, receiving 56% of the vote on a Respect ticket.

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Plaid Cymru leadership contest: good for Wood

Is Plaid Cymru about to elect "the Caroline Lucas of Wales" as its leader?

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From the archives: The triviality of Labour politics

The inability of the Labour Party to come together round a genuinely progressive vision of the world, especially over issues of peace and war, has a long pedigree.

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Anti-Trident activism and Scottish party politics

Four years ago the Scottish Nationalist Party (SNP), in coalition with the Greens, formed a minority Scottish government.

Lib Dem conference in pictures

Jill Gibbon at the 2011 Lib Dem Conference

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Politicians move forward: the movement stands still

On 13 March, Edinburgh appeared to host two manifestations of popular nationalist sentiment on the same Saturday, one considerably larger than the other.

Editorial

Anti-virals