Editor's Desk, New in Ceasefire - Feb 28, 2015 21:15 - 7 Comments

    Politics | Creating ‘Jihadi John’: Are the UK security services putting us in danger?

    (Mohammed Emwazi pictured in school. Source: The Sun/News Syndication)

    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 - May 6, 2015 0:00 - 3 Comments

    Special Report | A (Not So) Silent Takeover: Social Cleansing in London’s East End


    Dilly Hussain reports on the ongoing campaign by corporate property developers to muscle the Somali-run community out of London’s East End.

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    Interviews, Politics - May 27, 2015 7:44 - 4 Comments

    Interview | Bridget Anderson on Europe’s ‘violent humanitarianism’ in the Mediterranean


    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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    Interviews, New in Ceasefire - Sep 23, 2015 14:27 - Comment

    Politics | Interview | Director Kirby Dick: “Sexual assault on college campuses is an epidemic”

    Kirby Dick

    Ceasefire’s Usayd Younis and Cassie Quarless spoke to Director Kirby Dick at the UK premiere of his latest release ,’The Hunting Ground,’ which addresses the growing pandemic of sexual assaults across US college campuses in recent years.

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    In Theory, New in Ceasefire - Sep 6, 2015 18:37 - Comment

    An A to Z of Theory | Thomas Aquinas:  Ethics and Anti-Capitalism


    In the second of his three-part series on the medieval philosopher, Andrew Robinson examines Thomas Aquinas’s ethical theory, and the virtues and principles it promotes. He also explores Aquinas’s critique of usury, and its usefulness to an anti-capitalist critique of capital accumulation.

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    Books, New in Ceasefire - Jul 28, 2015 11:48 - Comment

    Books | Review | Settled Wanderers: The Poetry of a Landless People

    Settled Wanderers - the poety of Western Sahara

    Social Anthropologist Dr Alice Wilson reviews Settled Wanderers: the poetry of Western Sahara, by Sam Berkson and Mohamed Sulaiman, a recent volume of poems written from within or about the liberation movement from Western Sahara.

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