McGuinness’s life illustrates the path from political violence to peaceful cooperation, argues Ruairidh Fraser — but Brexit threatens to unravel hard-won progress.
The aesthetic terms of Socialist Realism are determined by the project’s ability to reflect a particular nation’s iteration of a socialist politics.
In 1993 Argentine ska band, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, released a single entitled “El Matador” as…
Mindfulness can help one develop a more robustly intersectional politics, argues historian Daniel Wortel-London.
Empathy, Bernie, healthcare, Iraq, hot baristas, and lots of suffering parents.
Social movements from Occupy Wall Street and Black Lives Matter to #metoo have through their activism rejected the inheritances of the past and created new ways of understanding our contemporary world and acting in the present.
While it is true that most history professors are somewhere on the left end of the political spectrum, there are a number of problematic assumptions at the heart of the discourse of objectivity that warrant further investigation.
Neoliberalism’s “casino capitalism” has stacked the political deck in favor of powerful private interests. At every step, however, protesters and other activists have opposed neoliberal logic and demanded the rights of people over the right to profits.