Red Pepper

Red Pepper

12/07/2018 11:05 AM
The deadly dangers of the ‘special relationship’
The ties which bind the 'special relationship' between the UK and the US are a toxic mix of militarism and free trade. By Andrew Smith

12/07/2018 10:36 AM
Fining Facebook isn’t enough – we need total media reform
We can either realise a world where technology serves the many, or settle for one in which data oligarchs rule unchecked. By Mathew Lawrence and Laurie Laybourn-Langton

10/07/2018 09:00 AM
Free trade is toxic, but Trump’s trade wars aren’t the alternative we need
Dorothy Guerrero writes that hostile trade wars and American protectionism will double down on the damage done by decades of US-driven global free trade policies.

09/07/2018 09:00 AM
A government of property developers and landlords cannot solve the housing crisis
Becka Hudson writes that the politicians charged with solving the housing crisis are in the pockets of the landlords and property developers who directly profit from it.

08/07/2018 09:00 AM
Revenge against the commons
In France, a fight against a new airport has morphed into a defence of new ways of living. John Jordan reports from inside an ‘autonomous zone’ under attack by the state. Photographs by Penelope Thomaidi

05/07/2018 10:34 AM
Parasitic capitalism is killing the NHS
Private companies are sucking the lifeblood out of the health service, writes Kane Shaw.

04/07/2018 09:00 AM
How the criminal justice system targets BAME children
From stop-and-search powers to sentencing decisions, BAME youth face a criminal justice system rigged against them by structural racism. Annahita Moradi

03/07/2018 12:40 PM
The EU ‘migrant deal’ will ruin tens of thousands of lives
Nick Dearden writes that if we’re angry with Trump-style migrant policies, we must show equal anger towards our own governments here in Europe

03/07/2018 09:00 AM
Let Labour members choose their MP candidates
If we want a radical socialist government, it starts with democratising the party from the bottom up. Dan Gerke argues in favour of mandatory reselection.

02/07/2018 09:00 AM
Time for politicians to get real about the anthropocene
Mathew Lawrence and Laurie Laybourn-Langton argue that we can’t afford to keep investing in a high-carbon economy when the world is on the brink of disaster