Guy Standing is professorial research associate at SOAS University of London. His new book is ‘The Blue Commons: Rescuing the Economy of the Sea’ (Pelican, 2022). He is a technical adviser to the basic income pilot being conducted by the government of Wales.
In this age of chronic uncertainty, we need a basic income
OPINION: Millions in the UK are facing insecurity, impoverishment, stress and ill-health. Radical change is needed
Como as corporações privadas roubaram o mar
Sobrepesca, mineração no fundo do mar, ganância corporativa: precisamos retomar o controle das nossas áreas marítimas
How private corporations stole the sea from the commons
Overfishing, seabed mining, corporate greed: let’s take back control of our marine environment for the common good
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Joe Biden wants ‘regime change’ in Russia. Last time the US did this, the result was kleptocratic capitalism and...
Published in: Rethinking PopulismGlobal transformation: the precariat overcoming populism
A contribution to debate urging the mainstream left not to be distracted by populism. Aim instead for what we know...
Published in: ourEconomy: OpinionWill Biden lead a progressive revival or a populist backlash?
If the left wants to prevent a neoliberal dystopia, it must stop offering to patch over inequalities and instead...