The politics of mental health

Socialist views mental illness
Hazel Croft argues that, while reducing stigma is a good start, we also need a more radical approach to mental health

Video: the global rise of the far right

A political discussion hosted by rs21 with David Renton and Jairus Banaji

The passing of George A. Romero: king of political horror

Nick B looks back at the profoundly political zombie cinema of George A. Romero

Did the 1967 Act start acceptance of LGBT people?

This week marks the fiftieth anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act, which partly decriminalised sex between men

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Housing and women’s protests join forces against May

A protest in central London unites two groups fighting the Tories

Manchester housing maintenance workers strike

Report from the ongoing Manchester strike for pay parity and against housing maintenance on the cheap

Grenfell and the Instrumentalization of Suffering

The traumatised Grenfell community is being treated as a security problem

Anger at the scene of the Grenfell Tower fire

Residents, Theresa May and Jeremy Corbyn respond to the horrific fire



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