Archive: Member-contributed (English)

Europe is in debt with Africa, not the other way around

27.07.2020

The anticolonial liberation that culminated in the 60s didn’t put an end to European military presence in the African continent.

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American Tsars: Dissidence In dystopias

24.07.2020

The US is a centralised political power that suppresses inconvenient truths that contradict its hegemonic narrative.

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The scramble for Edtech — just another data mining operation?

23.07.2020

An invasive wave of Edtech being implemented during COVID-19 is mining students for data and using it to experiment on and modify behavior.

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The UK’s Windrush Generation still suffers from injustice today

21.07.2020

The Windrush Generation continue to be deported and have limited access to benefits; a social worker explains how systemic racism plays a role.

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More irony than gold: The Bank of England relives its “Pirates of the Caribbean” moment

20.07.2020

If EU officials wish to distinguish themselves from illiberal forces, they must drop the inhuman economic sanctions against Venezuelan people.

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Platform Cooperatives: Workplace Democracy for the 21st Century?

18.07.2020

Worker-owned 'Deliveroo alternative' Kolyma2 offers a potential blueprint for transitioning the platform economy to a post-capitalist world.

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Digital Yuan: the advent of Central Bank Digital Currency

16.07.2020

As China charts an exit from the Coronavirus crisis it has announced a digital Yuan, the implications of which are yet to be seen.

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Croatia finally has a strong Left in Parliament: Možemo

8.07.2020

Možemo! despite the difficult circumstances, and opposing giants like HDZ and SDP, achieved an excellent result and secured seats in parliament.

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‘Progress’ cannot come at the cost of oppression and exploitation elsewhere

7.07.2020

Progress narratives overlook the oppression and exploitation of people under capitalism. Poverty and slavery are still plaguing our planet.

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