Will China’s Economy Collapse?
by Ann Lee
THIS short primer on threats to the Chinese economy is a useful antidote to predictions that the country is headed for an economic...
Monday 20th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Arts
A quick thanks from Ben Chacko
Saturday 18th Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Britain
Ben Chacko discusses inequality, workplace organisation, Brexit and the trade union-led fight for a living wage with the national president of the Bakers, Food and Allied Workers Union IAN HODSON
Thursday 2nd Mar 2017
posted by Morning Star in Features
RICKY TOMLINSON vowed to win justice for the Shrewsbury 24 yesterday as he opened the new Bull & Stirrup Wetherspoons in Chester.
The pub’s predecessor of the same name was the site of the north Wales strike committee meeting on August 31 1972 that planned flying pickets for...
Wednesday 1st Mar 2017
posted by Ben Chacko in Britain
THE head of the Philippines police dramatically halted the national force’s involvement in President Rodrigo Duterte’s genocidal war on drugs yesterday and disbanded all anti-narcotics units.
The about-turn — following more than 7,000 extrajudicial killings of...
Tuesday 31st Jan 2017
posted by Ben Chacko in World
BEN CHACKO finds this book on events in 1917 flawed – but its stress on the revolution’s democratic nature is welcome
Monday 30th Jan 2017
Widespread unease at ruling on far-right party
Wednesday 18th Jan 2017
The liberating ideals unleashed by the Russian Revolution are well worth revisiting today, says BEN CHACKO
Tuesday 3rd Jan 2017
Editor BEN CHACKO explains the paper’s recommendation
Wednesday 21st Dec 2016
The media’s treatment of Fidel and Mandela has been very different, but the goal – rewriting history to maintain the crushingly exploitative and yawningly unequal status quo in the world – remains the same, argues BEN CHACKO
Saturday 3rd Dec 2016