Tag archive for ‘Politics’
By admin On Sunday, January 17th, 2021

Guardian columnist implies his heart attack was CAUSED by Jeremy Corbyn’s politics, gets mercilessly mocked

Guardian columnist Rafael Behr wants readers to spare a thought for him, after implying that covering the Brexit melee and worrying about Jeremy Corbyn’s alleged anti-Semitism gave him a literal heart attack. More...

By admin On Tuesday, January 12th, 2021

Cambridge Analytica-linked Stanford scientist’s study suggests he can tell by examining your FACE what your politics are

Facial recognition algorithms can be trained to recognize people’s political views, Stanford-affiliated researcher Michal Kosinski claims, stating that his most recent study achieved 72 percent accuracy on liberal More...

By admin On Monday, January 11th, 2021

The Austerity Politics of White Supremacy

Since the end of the Confederacy, the cult of the “taxpayer” has provided a socially acceptable veneer for racist attacks on democracy. Dissent MagazineDissent Magazine  More...

By admin On Friday, December 11th, 2020

ONS expert appears to back Trickett’s take as MP exposes politics of Tories’ decision to put London in Tier 2 when northern Tier 3 areas had lower rates

An Office for National Statistics (ONS) data expert has appeared to back Labour’s Jon Trickett after the working-class MP said that the coronavirus infection rates exposed the Tories’ decision to keep More...

By admin On Friday, December 4th, 2020

All Shook Up: The Politics of Cultural Appropriation

In the era of global capitalism, imagining the lives of others is a crucial form of solidarity. Dissent MagazineDissent Magazine  More...

By admin On Sunday, November 29th, 2020

“We Need a Lobsterwoman AOC”: The Future of Maine Politics

In a failed campaign to oust Susan Collins from the Senate, the Democratic Party proved that money alone can’t win elections in Maine. Dissent MagazineDissent Magazine  More...

By admin On Saturday, November 28th, 2020

The limits of identity politics – video

Elaine Graham-Leigh explains the origins and limitations of identity politics and what a Marxist understanding of oppression and how to overcome it offers Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020

Maelstrom: Politics in the Post-Truth World

You’re probably tired of hearing about ‘fake news.’ You probably think everything that needs to be said about it has been said. What if you were wrong? What if those arguments had barely scratched More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 10th, 2020

Biden’s politics as usual is what produced Trump in the first place

Trumpism is still alive and the left must recognise the centrality of class in order to organise against it, argues Yonas Makoni Counterfire Daily  More...

By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2020

Politics and flavoured tobacco: Arab Americans are relieved at Trump’s defeat

Politics and flavoured tobacco: Arab Americans are relieved at Trump’s defeat While many Arab Americans may express happiness at Biden’s election, their expectations vary for new administration  More...