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Daniel Edmonds, Evan Smith, Oleksa Drachewych

Autumn 2020

This is the first issue of Twentieth Century Communism to be edited in a pandemic. While the pressure of other events has naturally posed certain challenges, this has also proved to be a great opportunity for the journal to expand our editorial team.

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Florence Sutcliffe-Braithwaite, Emily Robinson

Autumn 2020

As we absorb the shocks of the pandemic and prepare for the battles ahead, Labour needs to be creative, clear-sighted, and unafraid of complexity.

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Florence Sutcliffe-Braithwaite, Emily Robinson

Autumn 2020

As we absorb the shocks of the pandemic and prepare for the battles ahead, Labour needs to be creative, clear-sighted, and unafraid of complexity.

Underfunding and a decade of top-down reorganisations have made the NHS dangerously fragile. We need not only an increase in NHS funding, but also a new approach, replacing the top-down control paradigm with a new, more consultative and iterative, culture.

John Rawls’s theory of justice still looms large; but is the tradition of liberal egalitarianism it shaped useful to the left today?

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Sebastian Jobelius, Konstantin Vössing

Autumn 2020

In order to reinvigorate their electoral appeal, social-democratic parties should become parties of values.

Joe Guinan and Martin O’Neill, The Case for Community Wealth Building, Polity 2019

Samuel Foster introduces issue 58 of Socialist History

The recent discovery of a previously unknown letter written by Eleanor’s close friend and fellow revolutionary, Maria Mendelson, sheds new light on shocking contemporary accusations about the circumstances leading to Eleanor’s death

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Sally Davison, Deborah Grayson, Kirsten Forkert

Summer 2020
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Georgie Wemyss, Deborah Grayson, Nira Yuval-Davis, Hannah Hamad, Joy White, Karen Patel , Alister Wedderburn

Summer 2020

A series of reflections on Covid-19.

This article asks what kind of state intervention is needed for a post-Covid recovery.

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John Clarke, Sally Davison

Summer 2020

Populism: the view from anthropology John Clarke reviews Katharine C. Donahue and Patricia R. Heck (eds), Cycles of Hatred and Rage: What Right Wing Extremists and Their Parties in Europe Tell Us About the US, Palgrave Macmillan 2019 The importance of conversation Sally Davison reviews Critical Dialogues: Thinking together in turbulent times, John Clarke, in conversation with Wendy Brown, Allan Cochrane, Davina Cooper, Larry Grossberg, Wendy Larner, Gail Lewis, Tania Murray Li, Jeff Maskovsky, Janet Newman, Aradhana Sharma, Paul Stubbs, Fiona Williams, Policy Press 2019

For Silvia Rivera Cusicanqui, Evo Morales, President of the Plurinational State of Bolivia from 2006 to 2019, was ‘the façade of the Indian’ who ‘usurped the symbolic added value of all the social struggles’ of the years leading up to his election. In January 2020, his right-wing successor Jeanine Añez, a white representative of the oligarchical restoration that followed the military coup against Morales, proposed a bill that would declare the ‘chola’ to be an emblem of the country’s national heritage.

Building a Radical University

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