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Beth is Baffled!

by outRageous!

Sun 19th Jan 2020
As I inch toward my 78th birthday it’s not just frustrating, but inexplicable why the number of my age should provoke dismissal, even disdain... [read more]

The Key to Solving the Climate Crisis Is Beneath Our Feet

by Ellen Brown

Sun 12th Jan 2020
The Green New Deal resolution that was introduced into the U.S. House of Representatives in February hit a wall in the Senate, where it was called unrealistic and unaffordable... [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]
 

AMLO is Bringing New Hope to Mexico

by Rick Sterling

Sun 12th Jan 2020
Jeremy Corbyn lost the election but one of his political friends, the progressive Mexican leader named Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, has been in power for one year. He is carrying out the plans and priorities described in his 2018 book "New Hope for Mexico"... [read more]

Politics of Socialism

by G.LL. Williams

Thu 26th Dec 2019
A essay on the politics and ideas of Socialism.... [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]
 

Paul Volcker’s Long Shadow

by Ellen Brown

Thu 26th Dec 2019
Former Federal Reserve Chairman Alan Greenspan called Paul Volcker “the most effective chairman in the history of the Federal Reserve.... [read more]

WHAT IS TO BE DONE NOW?

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Thu 26th Dec 2019
When I was very young there was an old lady who lived down the road in a house without electricity.... [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]
 

38 Reasons to Cancel the “Kosova e Re” Power Plant

by Rand Engel

Thu 26th Dec 2019
On 20 December 2017, then Minister of Economic Development Valdrin Lluka signed an agreement with ContourGlobal, an American company, to build “Kosova e Re”, a 500 MW coal-fired power plan... [read more]

Show of Hands

by Simon Cockle

Thu 12th Dec 2019
A poem by Simon Cockle... [read more]

One of the largest POW Camps in WW1

by Andrew Balcerzak

Sat 7th Dec 2019
The only sign that the camp existed is a cemetery where more than 8,000 victims of various nationalities are buried. ... [read more]
 

Iran’s Fourth Grassroots Uprising since 1979 is still in progress

by Freeman Ure

Sat 7th Dec 2019
A prosperous and Westernised Iran took a giant step backwards in 1979... [read more]

REMEMBER HIM AND READ HIM

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Sat 7th Dec 2019
A poet believes in poetry, not only his work but the genre itself and all that is contained within the word poetry, the making of words that mean more than words can say... [read more]

Short Essay on the Egyptian Revolution

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 17th Nov 2019
This short essay is a study of the Egyptian Revolution of 2011. ... [read more]
 

Is the Run on the Dollar Due to Panic or Greed?

by Ellen Brown

Sun 17th Nov 2019
What’s going on in the repo market? Rates on repurchase (“repo”) agreements should be about 2%, in line with the Federal Reserve funds rate... [read more]

Short Essay on the Arab Revolutions

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 3rd Nov 2019
This short essay is a study of the Arab Revolutions of 2010-2011... [read more]

Rage, Lebanon, Rage

by Faysal Mikdadi

Sun 3rd Nov 2019
A poem by Dr Faysal Mikdadi... [read more]
 

INDIGO CAFÉ, CAMBRIDGE

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Sat 12th Oct 2019
A poem by Geoffrey Heptonstall... [read more]

The Flies Are Coming!

by outRageous!

Sat 12th Oct 2019
While we're waiting for the political dust to settle, here's a snippet of biology.... [read more]

The impact of London on the evolution of Marxism

by Obinna Chukwu

Sun 6th Oct 2019
Class struggle and its capacity for state transformation were institutionalised by the works of a German philosopher called Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels.... [read more]
 

Alexandra Kollontai

by G.LL. Williams

Sun 6th Oct 2019
This short essay is a study of Alexandra Kollontai – the great Russian Socialist.... [read more]

An Open Letter to "Science and Global Security" - Do Not Succumb to Political Censorship on Syria

by Rick Sterling

Sun 6th Oct 2019
Science and Global Security" (SGS) has been publishing technical articles on arms control and related issues since 1989. I urge you not to succumb to political censorship.... [read more]

Remembering Hisham Ahmed

by Rick Sterling

Sun 29th Sep 2019
Sometimes you meet someone who is unforgettable. Hisham Ahmed was such a person.... [read more]