‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ Services Are Normalising Debt for a Generation Who Might Never Have Mortgages

As the fresh new face of financial capitalism, Swedish bank Klarna and its ‘buy now, pay later’ service has dominated the world of e-commerce in the last few years. Chances are, you’ve spotted Klarna at the checkout of one of the more than 4,500 UK retailers it is currently in partnership with. Or perhaps you’ve found yourself More...

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By admin On Monday, March 30th, 2020
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Out of Work and Unsupported, Sex Workers Struggle to Cope With the Coronavirus Crisis

The coronavirus pandemic has disrupted almost everyone’s work, in a way most of us had never experienced before. But as with any crisis, those who were already the most marginalised have been hit the hardest, More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Coronavirus Cops

As British police use drones to follow dog-walkers and Italian mayors yell at joggers, are authoritarian responses to COVID-19 going too far? Plus Rishi Sunak’s self-employed offering and David Adler joins the More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Undocumented Migrants Must Be Given Access to Healthcare and Welfare

In response to the coronavirus pandemic, healthcare and welfare provision must be made available to everyone, regardless of their immigration status. The UK border regime already condemns hundreds of thousands More...

By admin On Friday, March 27th, 2020
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Crash and Crisis Politics

James Butler is joined by James Meadway to discuss the brewing economic crisis. With unemployment claims surging to 3.2 million in the US, and forecasts of global contraction, how serious could it get? What might More...

By admin On Thursday, March 26th, 2020
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Hundreds of Detainees Have Been Released, but the Government Still Won’t Shut Detention Centres Down

Hundreds of people have been released from UK detention centres in the last two weeks following a push by campaign groups to protect detainees from Covid-19, but the High Court has rejected a bid to have the centres More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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All in This Together

In 24 hours over 405,000 people have volunteered for the NHS, but with Princes getting tested before frontline staff are we really all in this together? Novara Media  More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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Not Essential: Hundreds of Thousands of People Are Still Being Made to Go to Work

Despite Boris Johnson announcing a UK lockdown on Monday night, many people working in non-essential jobs are still required to go into work – as packed tube trains in London attest.  The new government More...

By admin On Wednesday, March 25th, 2020
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Are We the Baddies

Aaron Bastani and Michael Walker discuss #BoycottWetherspoons and whether Mike Ashley or Tim Martin is Britain’s worst boss. Novara Media  More...

By admin On Tuesday, March 24th, 2020
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ACFM: Trip 9: Utopia

Nadia Idle, Jeremy Gilbert and Keir Milburn discuss Utopias, including the Paris Commune, analogue dreamlands and kettle logic. Edited and produced by Olivia Humphreys, Matt Huxley and Matt Phull. PRS LICENCE More...