First of all, let’s get the terrible takes out the way.

What unfolded on Capitol Hill yesterday was not an attempted coup by Trump supporters. Look at them. Do these people look like they can take over a government?

This was not an instance of white privilege. Of cops…

(This is a reply I wrote in a debate with a friend about the suspension of Jeremy Corbyn from the Labour Party)

Petitions and motions are premised on the supposition that Keir Starmer’s (KS) priority is winning the next election and that to do that he needs the support of…

I’ll be honest I lasted about 5minutes watching Novara’s coverage of Corbyn’s suspension. I don’t know why I inflicted any of it upon myself in the first place. They have been pretty terrible on antisemitism scandal- Michael Walker and Rivkah Brown in particular. They and the soft left journos that…

The sudden emergence of a radical left alternative in the US — after a hiatus spanning more than four decades — has been a clarifying experience. None more so than for those of us who studied critical theory. I class myself as someone with a fairly good grasp of the…

Attach an electromyography machine to your leg and it records the fact that the calf muscles are constantly engaging to keep you standing. You don’t notice, but your feet and ankles make constant minute adjustments all the time. On a graph these fluctuations in activity seem to belie instability. Based…

Lovelass and Others

19th Century agitators / 21st Century bloggers

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