Many so-called Democrat ‘moderates’ would prefer Donald Trump to retain the US Presidency than for Bernie Sanders, or another genuine leftist, to defeat him.
Some British Jews feel affronted by alleged anti-Semitism in the UK Labour Party. But how many of the complainants empathize with complaints from West Bank Palestinians?
After last week’s European Parliament elections has everything changed or has absolutely nothing changed?
Below is the transcript of Zizek’s introductory statement. First, a brief introductory remark. I cannot but notice the […]
What a surprise! After Bernie Sanders announced his bid for the US presidency, attacks on him instantly arose from all sides.
These days, popular media and political elites like to “big up” only wildly opposing alternatives. Thus, better alternatives rarely get an airing.
The Czech-born writer Milan Kundera once wrote an entire book about an atmosphere where one joke made in bad taste can ruin your life. It’s no joke now, as denouncing colleagues becomes normal in the US.
Ethical and political “correctness” have reached extreme levels recently. This suits the powerful perfectly right now, but may come back to bite them soon.
Already a quick glance at our imbroglio makes it clear that we are caught up in multiple social struggles: the […]
The French Yellow Vest movement exposes a problem at the heart of today’s politics. Too much adherence to popular “opinion” and not enough innovation and fresh ideas.