A non-partisan journal of the left.

Who's next?

by Ray

Sat 18th Feb 2017
A poem by Ray... [read more]

Trumpism and the Working Class

by Thomas Riggins

Thu 16th Feb 2017
Trumpism is not a uniquely American phenomena. It is the local variant of an ultra-right anti-establishment ideology that has a worldwide manifestation... [read more]

EDITORIAL: Why drone assassinations just don't work

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Sun 4th Nov 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in our editorial column... [read more]
 

Amnesty International’s Kangaroo Report on Syria

by Rick Sterling

Thu 16th Feb 2017
Amnesty International (AI) has done some good investigations and reports over the years. However, less well recognized, Amnesty International has also carried out faulty investigations contributing to bloody and disastrous actions... [read more]

That's How It Happened

by Uri Avnery

Thu 16th Feb 2017
When everybody on both sides was exhausted, the war ended with a set of armistices, which defined the recognized borders of Israel... [read more]

EDITORIAL: This is free Europe, never again!

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Sat 16th Jun 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in the latest editorial... [read more]
 

Respect the Green Line!

by Uri Avnery

Fri 10th Feb 2017
The most incisive analysis of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict I have ever read was written by the Jewish-Polish-British historian Isaac Deutscher... [read more]

Lebanon Has a Few Stragglers Living There

by Faysal Mikdadi

Fri 10th Feb 2017
As ever in life, there were compensations that made life tolerable despite many difficulties.... [read more]

EDITORIAL: Murdoch, Mensch and a new England Manager

by Emmeline Ravilious

Wed 9th May 2012
The London Progressive Journal gives its take on current events in the latest editorial... [read more]
 

Pollution Rap

by outRageous!

Fri 10th Feb 2017
A poem by Beth Porter... [read more]

Snake Skin Boots and Silky Ties

by Ray

Fri 10th Feb 2017
A poem by Ray... [read more]

Brexit: The Supreme Court Decides!

by Mark Horner

Sat 4th Feb 2017
Ten lords and one lady justice of the Supreme Court decided that triggering Article 50 requires the authority of parliament.... [read more]
 

President Kong

by Uri Avnery

Sat 4th Feb 2017
The real sad fact is that in every single speech since the inauguration, the main theme – indeed, almost the only theme - of President Donald Trump is I – I – I.... [read more]

Trading Places

by outRageous!

Sat 4th Feb 2017
More than ever in human history, we're caught in a tug of war that threatens to destabilise entire populations and even to redefine geo-political and cultural boundaries.... [read more]

Trump and the Rise of Fascism in America

by Amjad Ayub Mirza

Fri 3rd Feb 2017
Mr Trump seems to be planning the annihilation of vast populations by unleashing a new reign of fascist barbarity.... [read more]
 

America Polarized in Turmoil

by David Rahni

Fri 3rd Feb 2017
United, we must take back our country from the ultra-supremacists in the White House... [read more]

Momentum's Night of the Long Knives

by Socialist Appeal

Thu 26th Jan 2017
And so the Bonaparte of Momentum was born. At a stroke, Momentum’s democratic structures have been abolished; the tireless work of thousands of Corbyn supporters over the past year-and-a-half thrown out the window... [read more]

Getting out of mass society in order to foster social change

by Marco Senatore

Thu 26th Jan 2017
Social change needs good politics. Good politics needs communities. And communities need individuality... [read more]
 

In the meantime things are getting meaner

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Thu 26th Jan 2017
In the meantime there is a crisis of democracy. It is not a crisis in one country. The peace dividends we were promised have been squandered.... [read more]

Being There

by Uri Avnery

Wed 25th Jan 2017
President Donald Trump – we must get used to these three words. The only one thing that can be said with some certainty is that nothing is certain. That this man is totally unpredictable... [read more]

Kingdom of the Unjust: Behind the US-Saudi Connection

by Tomasz Pierscionek

Wed 18th Jan 2017
Dr Tomasz Pierscionek reviews a book by veteran peace activist, Medea Benjamin... [read more]
 

Confessions of a Megalomaniac

by Uri Avnery

Tue 17th Jan 2017
I was invited by Mahmood Abbas, the President of the Palestinian National Authority, to take part in joint Palestinian-Israeli consultations in advance of the international conference in Paris.... [read more]

Thanking Obama or The best slaves are the ones who thank their masters

by Thomas Riggins

Tue 17th Jan 2017
As President Obama takes his last lap around the governing field before turning it over to Donald Trump LLC, many liberals and some deluded "leftists" have taken to thanking him for his eight years of service to the 1%... [read more]

New Year, 2017

by John Gohorry

Fri 6th Jan 2017
A poem by John Gohorry... [read more]