Boris Johnson's plan to 'build back better' is an attack on democracy
The prime minister wants to dismantle England’s planning system and hand over more power to private developers. He...
Published in: ourEconomy: InvestigationExclusive: Countries to face a ‘wave’ of corporate lawsuits challenging emergency COVID-19 measures
Research claims top law firms are preparing to ‘cash in’ on the pandemic by helping corporations sue states for...
By protecting rentier interests, we are making the most vulnerable pay for the crisis
COVID-19 has sharpened the divide between landlords and tenants, and debtors and creditors. We all must ask: whose...
Published in: ourEconomyA spectre is haunting the West – the spectre of authoritarian capitalism
From coronavirus to climate change, China is surging ahead of the US and its allies. Are we witnessing the slow...
Our economic system is on life support. But who are we really saving?
Pumping new money into the economy without altering power relations will only exacerbate existing inequalities.
Governments must act to stop the coronavirus – but we can't return to business as usual
If our aim is to protect human and environmental health, restoring the status quo is not good enough. Thankfully,...