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James Connolly

Who was James Connolly?

In the first of our series looking at significant revolutionary figures, Chris Bambery asks what Irish republican James Connolly can tell us about the link between national liberation struggles and the fight for socialism

  • Written by Chris Bambery
  • Category: History
Photo: Vimeo

Blade Runner 2049 - film review

As the sequel to the 80's blockbuster hits the big screens, Sean Ledwith analyses the politics behind the influential sci-fi film.

  • Written by Sean Ledwith
  • Category: Film Review
Vladimir Putin visiting a Russian military base. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

Russia and imperialism today

Putin’s Russia is an authoritarian state, but does it pose the threat that advocates of the NATO alliance often claim? John Rees looks at the profile of Russian military power today.

  • Written by John Rees
  • Category: Opinion

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