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Iraq - US Apocalypse in Mosul in the Guise of Bombing ISIS

by Felicity Arbuthnot

Sun 1st May 2016
“The welfare of the people in particular has always been the alibi of tyrants.” (Albert Camus 1913-1960).... [read more]

The Other Gandhi

by Uri Avnery

Sun 1st May 2016
I had a visitor: General Rehavam Ze'evi, known by his nickname Gandhi, an extreme rightist, came to see me.... [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]
 

In the Panama Capers we Trust

by Clive Hambidge

Sun 1st May 2016
The leaked Panama Papers, from the Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca & Co, are spilling the beans on the details of what the rich, powerful and greedy get up to with unseemly amounts of dosh... [read more]

Iraq - Fallujah’s Residents Starving, Murdered, Besieged by US Backed Government Forces and ISIS

by Felicity Arbuthnot

Sun 1st May 2016
It is hard to imagine that anything worse could befall Fallujah after the war crimes and criminal assaults by the US military in 2004... [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]
 

An Incongruous UN Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul

by David Morgan

Tue 26th Apr 2016
President Erdogan should not have the honour of hosting the first ever United Nations World Humanitarian Summit... [read more]

John Whittingdale's Curious Notion of Culture

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Thu 21st Apr 2016
The Minister of Culture, Media and Sport has chosen a controversial film as his favourite... [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]
 

Language of the Years

by Faysal Mikdadi

Thu 21st Apr 2016
A poem by Dr Faysal Mikdadi... [read more]

Clean Eating Logic

by MQ Bismil

Thu 21st Apr 2016
The logic behind clean eating is simple... [read more]

The War on Savings: The Panama Papers, Bail-Ins, and the Push to Go Cashless

by Ellen Brown

Thu 21st Apr 2016
Exposing tax dodgers is a worthy endeavor, but the “limited hangout” of the Panama Papers may have less noble ends... [read more]
 

At War with the Economic Pervert

by Ray

Thu 21st Apr 2016
A poem by Raymond Watt... [read more]

Squaring the Circle

by Uri Avnery

Sun 17th Apr 2016
This week, President Rivlin published a peace plan. That is not a usual act by a president, whose office is mainly ceremonial.... [read more]

The Case of Soldier A

by Uri Avnery

Sat 16th Apr 2016
A group of soldiers, supported by a major part of the political scene, has mutinied against their commanders. This is a major menace to the structure of the state, a challenge to what remains of our democracy.... [read more]
 

Believe In Bernie: Support and Vote for Sanders!

by David Rahni

Thu 14th Apr 2016
Bernie is the only candidate who has unwaveringly stood for socio-economic justice, educational and political empowerment, civil and constitutional rights for all... [read more]

America

by Nicola Jackson

Thu 14th Apr 2016
February 2016: Jeb Bush tweets a picture of his hand gun engraved with his name, under the heading "America”, as part of his presidential campaign. He later withdraws... [read more]

Tata Steel

by Bryan Gould

Fri 8th Apr 2016
Former Labour shadow cabinet minister, Bryan Gould, explains the consequence of the decline of British manufacturing is that we have run a perennial trade deficit in every year since 1982... [read more]
 

European Union Throws Greece and Refugees to the Sharks

by Felicity Arbuthnot

Fri 8th Apr 2016
"Hypocrisy, the most protected of vices." Moliere (Jean Baptiste Poquelin, 1622-1673)... [read more]

Under the Lime Trees

by Uri Avnery

Fri 8th Apr 2016
One of the most famous lines in German poetry is "Don't greet me under the lime trees."... [read more]

Because I Shall Not Be Sleeping

by Geoffrey Heptonstall

Sat 2nd Apr 2016
A poem by Geoffrey Heptonstall... [read more]
 

What Happened to the Jews?

by Uri Avnery

Sat 2nd Apr 2016
A new generation of Jews in America is turning their backs on Israel altogether... [read more]

The European Central Bank’s true priorities

by Eric Toussaint

Sat 2nd Apr 2016
Part 7 in a series of articles by Eric Toussaint - Governments submit to “Too Big to Fail” banks ... [read more]

Iraq Invasion - Anniversary of The Biggest Terrorist Attack in Modern History?

by Felicity Arbuthnot

Sat 2nd Apr 2016
Since terrorism is again in the news, it is timely to revisit one of the biggest acts of terrorism in modern history - the illegal invasion and destruction - ongoing - of Iraq... [read more]