The Responsibility of Intellectuals
Tony Greenstein reviews The Responsibility of Intellectuals 50 years on, edited Chris Knight, Nicholas Allot and Neil Smith. London: UCL Press.
Privilege, Chomsky argues, brings with it the responsibility to tell the truth and expose lies, but our intellectual culture only pays lip-service to this ideal.
Learning from Thatcher?
“The job of the grassroots is not simply to get Labour elected and to defend it in government. Rather, it’s the other way round: the job of the Labour Party must be to serve the movements that will transform the economy, society and politics."
Norman Thomas, vice-chair South Thanet CLP, reviews People Get Ready! Preparing for a Corbyn Government, by Christine Berry and Joe Guinan, Or Books, £12.