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Hugh Laurie as an ambitious, cynical minister in a Tory government. Issue #1947

REVIEW: Roadkill – stagy British scandal-a-rama just gets there

Roadkill stars Laurie as an ambitious, cynical minister in a Tory government.

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Issue #1974

How to read Donald Duck: imperialist ideology in the Disney comic

One of the first acts committed by the Chilean military, after the coup of 11 September 1973 was to confiscate and burn books.

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Issue #1992

Don’t Look Up

Don’t Look Up is the latest of dark political comedies by Anchorman director/writer Adam McKay.

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Issue #2001

WASHINGTON BULLETS by Vijay Prashad

The present war between Russia and Ukraine reveals the heavy hand of US imperialist intervention behind the scenes, making this a timely and important book....

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Issue #2020

Our Members Be Unlimited – Sam Wallman

If the trade union movement is to have a future, then it is in today’s youth. There is not a great deal of material written...

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Issue #2059

Utopia

Communists have a hard time with the word “utopia.” We are often derided as “utopian” by people who dislike communism but don’t think about it...

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Issue #1981

Derry Girls

Derry Girls is genuinely amusing and exciting – well worth a look regardless of the viewer’s ideological bias or how much that viewer is interested in Irish politics.

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Issue #1985

Squid Game

I’ll try not to spoil Squid Game too much, in case there’s anyone out there who has somehow managed to remain un-spoilered.

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Issue #2041

Cunking the class system

The UK dangerous for Australians for a few reasons. One reason is that the country that is still legally our colonial overlord is about to...

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Issue #2068

Angela Y. Davis – ‘Are Prisons Obsolete?’ revisited

In 1969 Dr Angela Y. Davis was fired from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for being a member of the Communist Party USA...

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The Hundred Years’ War on Palestine: A Book Cover – Issue #2091

WORTH READING / WORTH WATCHING

Gaza Writes Back, Refaat Alareer (editor/contributor) This is a beautifully edited collection of Gazan short stories written by young people. The text is necessarily politically...

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Aunty Donna’s Coffee Cafe Issue #2051

Aunty Donna’s Coffee Cafe

I want to like it. I like almost everything they do. I was really looking forward to it. I like a bit of it I’m...

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