10 facts the government doesn’t want you to know about Syria
And why they matter when it comes to our airstrikes.
The media and public intellectuals: Fred Halliday vs Noam Chomsky
If the media lionises one and demonises the other, the favoured man must surely have been right on the big issues of...
Who needs context? James Strong, Jeremy Corbyn and public opinion
The latest response in an ongoing exchange between Ian Sinclair and James Strong: does Corbyn really represent...
A deviation from the mainstream? Jeremy Corbyn’s foreign policy positions and public opinion
Contrary to what James Strong claims, Corbyn’s views on big foreign policy questions are representative of the...
What Jeremy Corbyn supporters can learn from Margaret Thatcher
“It always seems impossible until it’s done.”
The west, the Middle East and oil: a conspiracy theory?
Western governments do not always get what they want, but arguing that oil is the key factor behind western actions...