Call the state and corporate media “establishment” media, if you like, but don’t call them “mainstream.” That can only be us, writes Jay Baker. But how?
Expenses scandals, bank bailouts, and Brexit provide a smokescreen for politicians of the status quo, but they can’t use them to “bury bad news” for much longer, writes Jay Baker.
Jeremy Corbyn has helped reconstruct political discourse where people are inspired to vote for rather than against something, writes Jane Watkinson.
The failures of the market are protected by the state, whilst that same state unleashes a political programme that creates record levels of household debt, writes Jane Watkinson.
Jane Watkinson critically looks at some of the issues shaping the left debate on Brexit – including an analysis of the EU’s ideological and institutional promotion of liberalisation and capital mobility.
Jane Watkinson looks at the Alston Report on UK poverty and its connections with neoliberalism as a class project.