A non-partisan journal of the left.

Reading

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Sun 21st Jul 2019
Helene Hanff is well remembered for 84 Charing Cross Road, a record of her long correspondence with a London bookseller. ... [read more]

The Marxism of Perry Anderson

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 21st Jul 2019
This short essay is a study of the Marxism of Perry Anderson... [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]
 

The Marxism of David Harvey

by G.LL. Williams

Mon 15th Jul 2019
Harvey is a Left thinker. Harvey, by training, is a geographer, but has made politics and economics the focus of much of his work and much of his writing.... [read more]

Pinocchio's Green Nose

by outRageous!

Sun 14th Jul 2019
If your only introduction to the character of Pinocchio was Disney's animated adventures, you were assumed not to be "man enough" to handle Carlo Collodi's original and far more brutal fairy-tale... [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]
 

How to Pay for It All: An Option the Candidates Missed

by Ellen Brown

Sun 14th Jul 2019
The Democratic Party has clearly swung to the progressive left, with candidates in the first round of presidential debates coming up with one program after another to help the poor, the disadvantaged and the struggling middle class... [read more]

Short Essay on Cuba and America - History and Politics

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 14th Jul 2019
The relationship between Cuba and the United States is a relationship of history and politics.... [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]
 

What is Learning

by Faysal Mikdadi

Mon 8th Jul 2019
The following is an extract from Learning, a work synthesising forty five years in education. ... [read more]

Short Essay on Brecht – Politics and Poems

by G.LL. Williams

Mon 8th Jul 2019
This short essay is a study of Brecht, specifically the politics and poems of Brecht... [read more]

Facebook May Pose a Greater Danger Than Wall Street

by Ellen Brown

Sun 7th Jul 2019
Payments can happen cheaply and easily without banks or credit card companies, as has already been demonstrated—not in the United States but in China.... [read more]
 

Short Essay on Brazil

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 23rd Jun 2019
This short essay is a study of the politics of Brazil... [read more]

Short Essay on the Greek Crisis

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 23rd Jun 2019
This short essay is a study of the history and politics of the Greek Crisis... [read more]

Revolution and Revolutionary Strategy in Latin America

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 16th Jun 2019
The need for social revolution and political revolution is rather obvious in Latin America - a need which stretches from Mexico to Argentina.... [read more]
 

My words are like battery acid

by Simon Cockle

Sun 16th Jun 2019
A poem by Simon Cockle... [read more]

The American Dream Is Alive and Well—in China

by Ellen Brown

Sun 16th Jun 2019
Home ownership has been called “the quintessential American dream.” Yet today less than 65% of American homes are owner occupied, and more than 50% of the equity in those homes is owned by the banks.... [read more]

Why Do We Think We Own The Earth?

by Lesley Docksey

Sat 8th Jun 2019
Is it too late to ditch our rigid world view, our superiority, our belief in our ‘right’ to own and control our world? ... [read more]
 

The Goldilocks Zone

by outRageous!

Sat 8th Jun 2019
Let’s face it, this very world is at stake and we’re a long way off getting another.... [read more]

The Treacherous Quadrangle Impasse of Iran-Israel-Saudi-US Diplomacy (Part I)

by Freeman Ure

Sun 2nd Jun 2019
Both nations of Iran and Israel share a common historical heritage... [read more]

The Bankers’ “Power Revolution”: How the Government Got Shackled by Debt

by Ellen Brown

Sun 2nd Jun 2019
The U.S. federal debt has more than doubled since the 2008 financial crisis, shooting up from $9.4 trillion in mid-2008 to over $22 trillion in April 2019... [read more]
 

Short Essay on Latin America and Revolution

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 2nd Jun 2019
Latin America, like most parts of the world, has a revolutionary history, a revolutionary politics, and a revolutionary tradition... [read more]

Robert Stuart vs the BBC

by Susan Dirgham and Rick Sterling

Sun 2nd Jun 2019
One Man's Quest to Expose a Fake BBC Video about Syria ... [read more]

On Passing My Seventieth Year

by Faysal Mikdadi

Mon 27th May 2019
A poem by Faysal Mikdadi... [read more]