Monthly Archives: January 2019

Macron’s gambit poses the urgent need for an anti-capitalist politics that is unafraid of power

This is a cunning political attempt by the Macron government to roll with the blows inflicted by the gilets jaunes movement. It means abandoning some regressive tax moves. At the same time it is to frame the revolt and dominate … Continue reading

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Targeting Iran is central to Trump’s deep global strategy

The full text of US secretary of state Mike Pompeo’s speech in Cairo last week is worth reading in full. This excerpt gives a sense of its intellectual basis (for yes, there is such a thing beneath the nightmarish reality … Continue reading

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