Rachel Seoighe reviews this year's DIY Cultures festival, held at the Rich Mix centre in London, and its accompanying exhibition, titled 'DIY Justice', which closes on Friday.
Thomas Aquinas is the best-known philosopher in the Medieval European tradition. What relevance does he have for activists and radicals today? In the first of a three-part series, Andrew Robinson explores the context and concerns of Aquinas's work.
Bridget Anderson, Professor of Migration at the University of Oxford, speaks to Ceasefire's Luke De Noronha about Europe's response to the Mediterranean crisis and how borders are 'a dystopian project whose enforcement exposes the horrific violence of the state.'
The Labour Party's decision to field as one of its General Election candidates a member and supporter of a political dynasty with an atrocious record of human rights violations in Bangladesh is a scandal.
Dilly Hussain reports on the ongoing campaign by corporate property developers to muscle the Somali-run community out of London's East End.
- Arts & Culture | Exhibition | DIY Cultures 2015 / DIY Justice (Rich Mix, London)
- An A to Z of Theory | Thomas Aquinas: Talking about Difference
- Interview | Bridget Anderson on Europe’s ‘violent humanitarianism’ in the Mediterranean
- Comment | Why is the British Establishment Handing Over a Parliamentary Seat to a Despot’s Niece?
- Special Report | A (Not So) Silent Takeover: Social Cleansing in London’s East End
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Editor's Desk, New in Ceasefire - Feb 28, 2015 21:15 - 6 Comments
The apparent unmasking of ‘Jihadi John’ has dominated international headlines of the past 48 hours. Far less coverage, however, has been given to troubling revelations that Mohammed Emwazi and others had been subjected to sustained harassment by UK security services for years. This raises important and urgent questions about current anti-terror policies.
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Ideas, New in Ceasefire - Apr 23, 2015 13:38 - 7 Comments
Tower Hamlets Mayor Lutfur Rahman was today found guilty of election offences by the High Court. The judgment, read this morning at the Royal Courts of Justice, followed the longest election trial since the Second World War. Jennifer Izaakson reports for Ceasefire.
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New in Ceasefire, Politics - Apr 14, 2015 3:21 - 3 Comments
This week evidence has emerged of a LibDem parliamentary candidate sexually assaulting a lap dancer. The indifference of the culprit, his party, and the political class at large to this behaviour epitomises the establishment’s toxic attitude towards women and sexual abuse, argues Jennifer Izaakson.
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Interviews - May 27, 2015 7:44 - 4 Comments
Bridget Anderson, Professor of Migration at the University of Oxford, speaks to Ceasefire’s Luke De Noronha about Europe’s response to the Mediterranean crisis and how borders are ‘a dystopian project whose enforcement exposes the horrific violence of the state.’
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In Theory, New in Ceasefire - Apr 17, 2015 18:45 - Comment
In the tenth and final instalment of his series on the French thinker, Andrew Robinson compares and contrasts Badiou’s work with one of Robinson’s favourite theorists, and Badiou’s béte noire: Gilles Deleuze.
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Books, New in Ceasefire - Mar 27, 2015 0:00 - 1 Comment
While recent years have seen a renewed interest in anarchistic thought and theory, it is refreshing and exciting to see a new volume bringing an explicitly anarchist lens to bear on English literature, argues Tom Malleson in his review of ‘Unmaking Merlin: Anarchist Tendencies in English Literature’ by Elliot Murphy.