Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Sunday, July 20, 2014 16:48 - 17 Comments
Israel claims its latest onslaught against the population of Gaza is a response to Hamas rocket-fire, targeted at "terrorists" and motivated to "restore quiet." However, an analysis of the IDF's public relations points and war doctrines as well as the historical context of the events, shows the root cause of the crisis to be Israel's decades-long programme of violent settler colonialism.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Saturday, July 19, 2014 19:16 - 5 CommentsAmrit Wilson reports on the extraordinary case of Sanaz Raji, a tale of persecution and injustice that has highlighted the deep-set and dark prejudices at the heart of British higher education.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Monday, June 9, 2014 20:58 - 0 Comments
Comment | ‘Nobody listened to me’: Blair’s dismissal of the anti-war movement has fuelled violent extremismMore than a decade on since the February 15 2003 protests, it is time to acknowledge that the UK government's refusal to heed the calls of the anti-war movement might have been directly responsible for fuelling violent extremism in the UK, Ian Sinclair argues.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Wednesday, May 21, 2014 13:49 - 4 CommentsThe 'Live Below The Line' campaign, ostensibly aimed at highlighting the plight of the poor, seems to have turned into yet another conduit for putting people who are already privileged in the limelight, argues Maya Oppenheim.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Thursday, May 15, 2014 0:00 - 9 CommentsThis weekend, the Bahraini King is attending the Royal Windsor Horse Show while Prince Andrew is due to open a Bahraini-sponsored exhibition. This is the latest episode in Britain's ongoing betrayal of the Bahraini people, argues Alastair Sloan.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Tuesday, May 6, 2014 16:32 - 2 CommentsFollowing a recent student-organised conference at Oxford University, Amber Murrey reports on the event and situates its discussions within the global longue durée of capitalism's rise.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Tuesday, April 22, 2014 12:59 - 4 CommentsRichard Seymour, author of the recently released 'Against Austerity', examines the ideological and political mechanisms through which a politics of austerity can gain the consent not just of the elites but of the majority of the public.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Monday, April 7, 2014 0:00 - 5 CommentsIn the lead-up to the premiere tonight of the fourth season of 'Game of Thrones', Tony McKenna argues for a radical political interpretation of the international hit series.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Thursday, April 3, 2014 11:01 - 0 CommentsOn the occasion of the release of a new edition of Rudolf Rocker's classic, 'Anarchism and Anarcho-Syndicalism', Donnacha DeLong revisits some of Rocker's most important contributions to trade union history in the UK.
Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Wednesday, March 19, 2014 15:07 - 2 CommentsJames Foley and Pete Ramand, authors of the new book Yes: The Radical Case for Scottish Independence, argue that Scotland's constitutional future is a matter that should be taken seriously by progressives everywhere, and that the break-up of the UK state will benefit us all.
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