April 23rd: At 11am yesterday (Wednesday 22.04.20), the government quietly tightened lockdown restrictions across England.
April 17th: Food — or the potential lack of it — has played on a lot of people’s minds lately.
April 14th: Inspired by Anna Kleist‘s hot takes on an initial few weeks of local mutual aid organising in the UK, I was inspired to throw in a few (slightly longer!) additional reflections, building on some of the points in Anna’s list, and bringing a few more to the surface.
April 3rd: Delirious with fevers and newly extended powers, British cops are well and truly out of control.
March 20th: If the homeless are not provided a means to self-isolate or stay clean they are at the highest of risks — this must be the end of the road for government inaction, writes Andrew Fraser.
February 26th: The causes of the housing crisis are, in a nutshell, the unchecked power of landlords, the 40-year attack on social housing and stagnant wages.
February 19th: There have been few more bitter struggles on the left in recent years than the conflict between those who support trans inclusion and those who style themselves as Gender Critical and refuse to accept that trans people should be socially or legally treated as their aquired gender.
February 6th: This week has seen a raft of draconian law & order policies floated by the government and police representatives.
February 5th: “This is a book devoted to ideas, rather than a history …