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Carillion: vampire capitalism stalks again

We have to challenge the idea that the private sector is fit to run our public services, and we can only do that with mass social protest, argues Richard Allday

  • Written by Richard Allday
  • Category: Analysis
Heinz Christian Strache, Freedom Party (FPÖ), and Sebastian Kurz, Austrian People’s Party (ÖVP). Photos: Wikimedia Commons

What does the Austrian election tell us about Brexit?

The formation of a right wing government in Austria shows us that the European Union is not a bulwark against racism – and that the left would do well to turn against its institutions in order to prevent a far right resurgence, argues Vladimir Unkovski-Korica

  • Written by Vladimir Unkovski-Korica
  • Category: Analysis
Jeremy Corbyn speaking at the People's Assembly's Not One Day More demonstration, 1st July 2017. Photo: Jim Aindow

How to expect the unexpected

It’s become a journalistic cliché to say that we live in times where the unexpected happens. But that doesn’t mean we have to wait on events, argues John Rees

  • Written by John Rees
  • Category: Analysis

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