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[l] at 9/17/19 8:44am

The Cameron years exemplify the outsized role of finance and corporate communications in British politics.

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[l] at 9/17/19 1:00am

The wealthy in capitalist societies claim to love freedom, yet they use the threat of economic destitution to compel people to work for them. Where’s the freedom in that?

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[l] at 9/17/19 1:00am

Basic income can help workers in many ways, but whether it really improves their freedom remains to be seen.

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[l] at 9/16/19 6:00pm

How have Brazil managed to reduce their homicide rate by 20%? It's got little to do with Bolsonaro. Español

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[l] at 9/16/19 9:21am

Party group call for Lib Dem leadership to distance itself from Labour anti-Semitism ‘smear campaign’.

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[l] at 9/16/19 8:26am

The renowned author speaks to openDemocracy about the challenges of building a sustainable future in a climate of rising authoritarianism.

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[l] at 9/16/19 6:18am

We need progressive industrial policy if we are to solve the region's economic woes.

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[l] at 9/16/19 6:09am

A radical rethink is needed if the BBC is to fulfil its mission of informing the general public.

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[l] at 9/16/19 2:37am

These memes frame violent mass murder as sanctified white male dominance and a pathway for disaffected young white men to recover their “proper” masculinity.

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[l] at 9/16/19 1:00am

Freedom costs money.

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[l] at 9/16/19 1:00am

Vast numbers of people around the world don’t have sufficient cash to ride out life’s problems. Could a basic income see them through?

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[l] at 9/15/19 6:00pm

In Moscow, the people came to the ballot box and broke the back-room agreements of the elite.

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[l] at 9/15/19 6:00pm

President Jair Bolsonaro has described that National Truth Commission of Brazil report as nonsense. Interview with Paulo Pinheiro, a member of the Brazil’s National Truth Commission. Español

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[l] at 9/15/19 4:37pm

A growing movement has a new enemy firmly in its crosshairs: all forms of caring behavior.

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[l] at 9/13/19 8:21am

A young follower sees Western policy recruiting the dispossessed from West Africa to India, in the latest of a series imagined by Paul Rogers.

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[l] at 9/13/19 2:58am

After centuries of enclosure, privatisation and colonisation, it's time that the commons were returned to all of us.

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[l] at 9/13/19 1:43am

People turn to authoritarian leaders not because they distrust democracy but because our system is fundamentally undemocratic.

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[l] at 9/12/19 6:00pm

Since Theresa May launched the “Hostile Environment” South Yorkshire Police have arrested hundreds of Sheffielders every year on suspicion of being “illegal immigrants”.

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[l] at 9/12/19 4:51pm

It’s the conditioning of mind, body and heart that makes winning possible.

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[l] at 9/12/19 10:19am

Repeated constitutional attacks paved the way for the government to finally strip Kashmir of its rights.

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[l] at 9/12/19 8:52am

With the right combination of policies, it will be possible to increase living standards and mitigate global warming at the same time.

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[l] at 9/12/19 7:34am

Institutions like the Privy Council may seem like vacuous pageantry, but when government breaks its rules with impunity we are in big trouble.

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[l] at 9/12/19 7:34am

Institutions like the Privy Council may seem like vacuous pageantry, but when government breaks its rules with impunity we are in big trouble.

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[l] at 9/12/19 5:02am

After weeks-long communications ban, residents say religious and human rights have been violated.

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[l] at 9/12/19 3:55am

While Muslim parents’ protests were widely covered by the media, there’s another, highly-organised opposition movement – from the Christian right.

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[l] at 9/12/19 1:05am

Leaving a misguided war and choosing not to look back.

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[l] at 9/11/19 6:00pm

Want to protect the Amazon, support local scientists. Español

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[l] at 9/11/19 6:00pm

A national debate on minority cultural rights is the backdrop to the death of an academic in the Russian republic of Udmurtia.

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[l] at 9/11/19 2:23am

Is Iran catching up with the trend of censorship outsourcing and using Persian Wikipedia towards this end?

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[l] at 9/10/19 6:00pm

Young people all over the world are preparing themselves for the Global Climate Strike, that will take place between the 20th and the 27th of September, beginning with an international strike on the first day. Español

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[l] at 9/10/19 9:47am

When we launched our report into the future of civil society – based on a two-year inquiry – we wrote about the deep divisions that we had witnessed, the feeling many people have that their voices are being ignored, and a growing sense that the old ways of doing things are no longer working. Since …

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[l] at 9/10/19 5:37am

“This is like the Yeltsin era in Soviet Russia. A small number of players have secured an enormous amount of power, and they resent democracy."

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[l] at 9/10/19 5:37am

“This is like the Yeltsin era in Soviet Russia. A small number of players have secured an enormous amount of power, and they resent democracy."

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[l] at 9/9/19 6:00pm

Will left anti-racists defend the "bad Jew"? Fear comes also from the fear that some might not.

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[l] at 9/9/19 5:49pm

The city has become a honey-pot for creatives, but a nightmare for many of the artists who live there.

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[l] at 9/9/19 2:38am

Has the Norwegian police learned anything from its failure in the 2011 Breivik attacks?

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[l] at 9/9/19 2:21am

Other worlds are possible - the Pluriverse is breathing.

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[l] at 9/8/19 6:00pm

In Venezuela the rate of civilian deaths killed by members of the state security forces now exceeds 15 for every 100,000 inhabitants. These deaths, in the hands of state security forces, should be considered homicides. Español.

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[l] at 9/8/19 6:00pm

They are killing the Amazon - and it's not just Bolsonaro, nor is it just Morales or Correa. There is more to it than meets the eye. Español

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[l] at 9/8/19 6:16am

To fight ring-wing populism the left must embrace emotional politics - and deal with the risks involved.

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[l] at 9/6/19 12:44pm

Channels opened between Downing Street and the Brexit Party. Arron Banks prepared to donate substantial funds to Tories if a pact with Farage put in place

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[l] at 9/6/19 7:18am

As Britain prepares to return to the polls, we need to give the Electoral Commission real powers – but someone is plotting against it.

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[l] at 9/6/19 5:58am

Workplace racism is ruining lives – and in the current climate, unions have big challenges ahead if they're to address this satisfactorily.

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[l] at 9/6/19 5:05am

And non-Jews attacking the Labour party aren't helping

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[l] at 9/6/19 2:04am

Rumors about Rami Makhlouf’s asset seizures might be signaling divisions between Russia and Iran in Syria.

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[l] at 9/5/19 6:00pm

Ex-combatant and current senator for the political party of the FARC in Colombia was in Ocupa Política, Recife, where democraciaAbierta spoke with her about her story and her perceptions of the recent declarations by Márquez that he would be taking up arms once more. Español, Português

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[l] at 9/5/19 4:51am

The climate movement and socialist movements must come together to build a new progressive movement.

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[l] at 9/5/19 4:07am

Women’s groups and the co-operative movement are leading the way out of the debt trap.

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[l] at 9/5/19 4:05am

Fifteen Terrorism acts in the last 20 years have created an oppressive and racist legacy. The left must not shy away from promoting a new vision of "security", argues a new report out this week.

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[l] at 9/5/19 3:07am

By turning our leisure hours into work, employability is concealing a broken labour market and damaging our mental health.

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[l] at 9/4/19 6:00pm

On Thursday the 29th of August, Colombia awoke in the midst of an old nightmare. The echoes of a war more than 50 years old that the peace accords of 2016 sought to put an end to, began to resonate across the country once more. Español

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[l] at 9/4/19 6:00pm

Uncontrolled fires linked to agricultural expansions are being used as a political tool during this election year in Bolivia and are causing catastrophic consequences. Español.

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[l] at 9/4/19 6:00pm

An emerging young, urban population has begun to challenge the lasting legacies of the Soviet era.

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[l] at 9/4/19 5:24pm

A bold new play peels back the layers on the hidden worlds of young carers in the UK.

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[l] at 9/4/19 1:48pm

Every dollar of public money financing US militarism abroad is a dollar that could fight hunger, homelessness, or climate change.

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[l] at 9/4/19 9:12am

From pig farming to climate change, the government is talking itself up even as it ignores the gathering threats and undermines global action in the name of ‘free trade’.

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[l] at 9/4/19 2:56am

We need a European Green New Deal that delivers justice on a scale to match the threat of environmental breakdown. Here's how we do it.

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[l] at 9/4/19 1:42am

As we experience the consequences of the referendum on Britain’s membership in the EU, we might fruitfully revisit an earlier case of casually self-inflicted political damage in Palestine.

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[l] at 9/3/19 6:00pm

The seemingly never ending number of cases of corruption within the oil industry can help explain Curitiba's conspiracy in Brazil. Português

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[l] at 9/3/19 6:00pm

Armenia’s 2018 revolution may have pushed a kleptocratic regime out of power, but today the country’s conservative agenda is radicalising under new conditions.

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[l] at 9/3/19 6:14am

The fruits of growth are starting to rot. Katherine Trebeck and Jeremy Williams have plenty of ideas for a grown up economy.

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