The Coronavirus Trilemma

We must push for the kinds transformative solutions that the government will do everything it can to avoid, argues Reuben Bard-Rosenberg Counterfire Daily  More...

The China syndrome: Why Trump’s obsession could lead to war – long read

The U.S policy to counter the growing economic and political strengths of China have taken a dangerous turn, says Chris Nineham Counterfire Daily  More...

No more ‘special treatment’? Trump announces end to Hong Kong policy exemptions & sanctions for national security law backers

US President Donald Trump has warned China and pro-Beijing officials in Hong Kong that officials who backed the recent national More...

US ‘terminating relationship’ with World Health Organization – Trump

Accusing the World Health Organization of being under ‘total control’ of China, US President Donald Trump has More...

The Burner #242: ‘And You Have to Do It All the Time’

Cummings survives: but what’s the wreckage? Lockdown eases, but R is high: so why? Plus, James...

A Migrant With No Recourse to Public Funds on Being Made Homeless During a Pandemic

Boris Johnson apparently had no idea that tens of thousands of people living in the UK...

The Burner #241: Dangerous Liaisons

Ash Sarkar breaks down Boris Johnson’s first appearance at the Commons liaison committee. Plus the danger...

Can’t pay, won’t pay

Body:  The Covid-19 crisis has triggered an international rent strike. Amy Hall reports on the housing More...

The plight of Spain’s migrant workers

Body:  Many in Southern Spain’s migrant workforce have long been alleging systematic exploitation from employers. Clare Carlile explains the repercussions for workers demanding more during..

The hostile environment in housing

Body:  Minnie Rahman on the legal fight against the British government’s racist ‘right to rent’ policy. immigrants Home Office United Kingdom..

Feminism in the precarious academy

International Women’s Day rally at Leeds University during the 2018 USS Pension Strikes The university More...

US Election 2020: America’s Rising Progressive Tide

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. Photo by nrkbeta. Beneath the daily manic grotesques of the Trump presidency, a sea change has been building in..

What do we do now?

This defeat is painful. Not least for those who will be hit hardest. Over 130,000 people have already been killed by..

It’s a big deal that the outrage expressed over George Floyd’s death was massive and multiracial

Class struggle doesn’t go away in a pandemic, writes August Nimtz Counterfire Daily..

Prelude to the English Revolution: The gathering storm

Socialist Appeal are proud to publicise a new podcast series by Alan Woods on the English Revolution of the 17th century...

I’m a Care Home worker, and the government are intentionally killing old people – either that or they’re beyond incompetent

Covid-19, Coronavirus, was announced in China in late November 2019. My Care Assistant collegues and I saw the impending danger. We..