Profiting from crisis

Body:  The UK’s coronavirus healthcare policy exposes the farce at the core of the privatization project, writes Ellen Lees of We Own It. public ownership healthcare private-public partnerships privatisation Health austerity Contributor:  Ellen Lees Doesn’t appear on front page Thumbnail image:  Deck/standfirst:   More...

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By admin On Sunday, March 29th, 2020

Those most at risk

Body:  Husna Rizvi on how the virus will impact those already living in confinement.​ refugee prisoner pandemic Health Contributor:  Husna Rizvi Doesn’t appear on front More...

By admin On Saturday, March 28th, 2020

Yemenis must not be forgotten in this pandemic

Body:  Marcus Skinner of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) on the looming impacts of coronavirus on the world’s worst humanitarian conflict. Yemeni civil war Yemen humanitarian aid healthcare More...

By admin On Monday, March 23rd, 2020

A message to our readers

Body:  As we enter another week of remote working, our thoughts are with you – our readers and contributors. News pandemic Media Contributor:  Vanessa Baird Doesn’t appear More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 18th, 2020

The untenable luxury of self-isolation

Body:  Self-isolation is a luxury; social protection should not be A coalition of gig economy researchers at Fairwork explain how gig workers are being hit hardest by COVID-19.​ Gig Economy public More...

By admin On Monday, March 16th, 2020

COVID-19 – who gets it?

Body:  Action – and inaction – on coronavirus is an equality issue, locally and internationally, writes Vanessa Baird. pandemic disease World Health Organization Health Contributor:  Vanessa More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

The violence of ‘conservation’

Body:  Fiore Longo of Survival International argues for an end to big conservation projects that abuse and destroy the very peoples who know how to protect the land.​ conservation indigenous Conservation Contributor:  Fiore More...

By admin On Friday, February 28th, 2020

The news we all deserve

Body:  How do we get news that is true – and in the public interest – to the places it does not reach, asks Vanessa Baird?  journalism News alternative media press press freedom Media Contributor:  Vanessa More...

By admin On Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

The bleak future of British foreign aid

Body:  The government’s ‘international development’ strategy is a red herring for dubious private financing, argues Nick Dearden global justice development Development (Aid) Contributor:  Nick More...

By admin On Monday, February 24th, 2020

The poverty of progress

Body:  Our understanding of progress perpetuates poverty, inequality and climate change. Martin Kirk and Alnoor Ladha make the case for an essential shift. capitalism modernity progress sustainable More...