Britain’s Tories have long been profligate when it comes to helping their corporate friends. Now their lurch towards an intolerant authoritarianism could take them into a terminal phase. After this they have nowhere else to go but, like a cornered animal, are arguably at their most dangerous.
Stuart King reviews the HBO-Sky Atlantic mini series on the worst civil nuclear disaster the world has yet seen.
Mike Phipps reports on a tragic anniversary
The Brexit referendum continues to polarise. Mike Phipps reviews Dreams of Leaving and Remaining, by James Meek, published by Verso.
National security needs redefining and our defence policy reshaped accordingly, argues Lucy Roberts, a Rethinking Security council member, writing in a personal capacity
Kevin Flack hails a new report on land ownership
Internationalism should guide our approach to Brexit, argues Mike Phipps
Dr Leon Tressell reports on a powerful condemnation of the US and its allies
Carol Turner remembers a great campaigner for peace and socialism
This year’s festival is on August 16th to 18th. The theme is Mexico.