This blog is a piece from the forthcoming Soundings issue 70. 

 

Richard Kuper, Brendan McGeever, Lynne Segal and Nira Yuval-Davis, in discussion with Jamie Hakim and Ben Little

The discussion...

4 September 2018

We’ve chosen our five essential L&W ‘back to school’ titles for students and readers of all ages - plus two bonus titles you can read for free. All of five titles in our Back to School promotion are ...

8 August 2018

We’ve put together a selection of compelling, thought-provoking and inspirational reading for your summer, wherever you spend it. Our list includes people’s history, stories of radical resistance and solidarity, and blueprints for a better future. All six of these holiday read titles are...

Joan Anim-Addo, Professor of Caribbean Literature and Culture at Goldsmiths, University of London, discusses the legacy of the Empire Windrush and the long history of the UK’s ‘hostile environment’. 

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2 April 2018
JOURNAL

In John Le Carré’s spy novel, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, published in 1974 (and made all the more memorable for the TV series based on it 1977), a Soviet double agent, Bill Hayden, has virtually gained control of the British secret service. This undeniably brilliant mole, eventually unmasked by...

This blog is a revised and abridged version of an article which appeared in Soundings 66.

Jeremy Corbyn’s election...

Ash Ghadiali examines the shift in perceptions of media clout, and how responses to the General Election and the Grenfell Tower Fire have demonstrated the changing rules of power. 

The moment the meaning of #GE2017 lands for me, it’s a week since the...

Jeff Rodrigues reflects on his experience of working with Sussex Progressives on a progressive alliance in the county’s five constituencies. A key part of his role is as mentor to the core group focusing on building strategic capacity and devising large group engagement processes....

Last weekend in Grangemouth, union members, family friends and the local community came together to celebrate a story of resilience and courage. The occasion was a reception for the launch of a book by the site’s...

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