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Two-faced hypocrisy

08 Feb 2018

The Ahed Tamimi affair exposes the failure of western feminism to oppose Zionism and imperialism, writes Tony Greenstein

All the president’s men

01 Feb 2018

As the sexual harassment scandal continues to claim victims, Paul Demarty wonders how it will be brought back under control

Is Trumpism the future?

18 Jan 2018

Yes, the US president is widely derided, writes Mike Macnair, but does he represent an alternative to the neoliberal ‘equalities’ agenda?

Understanding poststructuralism

11 Jan 2018

We need to debate the development of diverse ideas and movements in their historical context, both before and after 1968. Only then can Marxism recover and move forward, argues Rex Dunn

Soviet Russia and women’s emancipation

30 Nov 2017

Just how much progress was made in the fight for equality? Anne McShane focuses in particular on central Asia

Historical inaccuracies and theoretical overkill

30 Nov 2017

Identity politics are prone to fragmentation, only the working class project of universal liberation can unite the oppressed, argues Mike Macnair

Poststructuralism and decline

23 Nov 2017

Rex Dunn argues that sexism within the left is not the root cause for the rise of political correctness and identity politics

Power structures and democratisation

16 Nov 2017

Mike Macnair looks at the implications of the ‘Pestminster’ scandal

The negative-sum internet

26 Oct 2017

Paul Demarty reviews: Angela Nagle, Kill all normies: the online culture wars from Tumblr and 4chan to the alt-right and Trump, Zero Books, 2017, pp120, £9.99

Six degrees of Harvey Weinstein

19 Oct 2017

What does the downfall of one of the film industry’s most powerful men tell us? Paul Demarty investigates

1967 and all that

19 Oct 2017

It is 50 years since the Sexual Offences Act 1967 partly decriminalised gay sex. Mike Macnair examines its significance

Make it free, safe and legal

12 Oct 2017

The struggle for abortion rights is an essential part of the fight to end women’s oppression, writes Alan Gibson of Rebels4Choice (personal capacity)

The social gradient

10 Aug 2017

Mike Belbin completes his series of articles on genetics, racism and human character

Racialism and eugenics

27 Jul 2017

In the second article in a four-part series Mike Belbin looks at the many and varied classifications of race

Overcoming misogyny

20 Jul 2017

Yassamine Mather tells the story of a woman whose achievements were made against all the odds