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Students Have Been Duped Into Returning to Halls - So They're Refusing to Pay Rent

STUDENTS HAVE BEEN DUPED INTO RETURNING TO HALLS - SO THEY'RE REFUSING TO PAY RENT

Yesterday, the University of Manchester joined the growing list of UK universities whose students are going on rent strike during the...

‘They Lose Out on Being Kids': The Activists Campaigning to End School Exclusions

‘THEY LOSE OUT ON BEING KIDS': THE ACTIVISTS CAMPAIGNING TO END SCHOOL EXCLUSIONS

On any given day, 40 children will be excluded from British schools. This is a conservative estimate, which doesn't account for “ off-rolling...

 
 
 
Why Labour Lost - Interview With James Schneider

WHY LABOUR LOST - INTERVIEW WITH JAMES SCHNEIDER

In 2017 Labour, under the leadership of Jeremy Corbyn, achieved 40% of the vote in a general election - increasing their share of the...

Austerity Might Be Over, But Everything is Still Terrible

AUSTERITY MIGHT BE OVER, BUT EVERYTHING IS STILL TERRIBLE

The world transformed? Both the IMF and the World Bank have, in the last week, underlined their support for significant spending increases...

 
 
 
Welcome to Strike School, the Programme Teaching Global Workers to Fight Back

WELCOME TO STRIKE SCHOOL, THE PROGRAMME TEACHING GLOBAL WORKERS TO FIGHT BACK

“The strike is the most powerful experience that I've ever had in terms of transforming anything,” says Stacy Davis Gates, vice-president...

Big Banks Are Holding the Global South to Ransom. Here's How We Stop Them

BIG BANKS ARE HOLDING THE GLOBAL SOUTH TO RANSOM. HERE'S HOW WE STOP THEM

With a collapsing healthcare system and one of the highest per capita death tolls in the world, Ecuador has felt the full force of...

 
 
 
What Will the Outcome of the US Election Mean for the American Left?

WHAT WILL THE OUTCOME OF THE US ELECTION MEAN FOR THE AMERICAN LEFT?

Over the past four years, the American left has been reborn. The rising anger at exploding inequality, indebtedness and general misery...

Democracy Looks Set to Return to Bolivia. What Next?

DEMOCRACY LOOKS SET TO RETURN TO BOLIVIA. WHAT NEXT?

Exit polls suggest a decisive victory for the left-wing Movimiento al Socialismo in Bolivia, with Luis Arce Catacora set to become...

 
 
 
Two Left Landslides

TWO LEFT LANDSLIDES

In New Zealand and Bolivia, this weekend saw landslide victories for the left. We speak to Max Harris, Author of NZ project, on Jacinda...

Fighting on Two Fronts

FIGHTING ON TWO FRONTS

As the coronavirus spirals out of control, Johnson is distracted by two wars of his own making: One with the north of England, the...

 
 
 
Hospitality Workers Aren't Cops

HOSPITALITY WORKERS AREN'T COPS

As London, and other parts of the country, implement tier 2 coronavirus restrictions, it feels like yet again the government is imposing...

What's the Value of a Whale?

WHAT'S THE VALUE OF A WHALE?

Covid-19 has brought a new meaning to isolation, but the wearing down of our connections to community, to the natural world and to...

 
 
 
Keir Starmer Has Launched an Unprecedented Crackdown on Rebel MPs

KEIR STARMER HAS LAUNCHED AN UNPRECEDENTED CRACKDOWN ON REBEL MPS

As dissent mounts on Labour's front and backbenches, Keir Starmer is cracking down on rebel MPs, with formal reprimands issued for...

After Barbarism: Rosa Luxemburg's Revolutionary Life

AFTER BARBARISM: ROSA LUXEMBURG'S REVOLUTIONARY LIFE

‘Freedom is always and everywhere the freedom of dissenters.' So said Rosa Luxemburg, champion of revolutionary democracy and icon...

 
 
 
The House of Lords is a National Embarrassment - and the Joke is on Us

THE HOUSE OF LORDS IS A NATIONAL EMBARRASSMENT - AND THE JOKE IS ON US

Towards the end of the 19th century, Walter Bagehot authored his magnum opus The English Constitution. In it he detailed what he perceived...

What Would Jesus Do? Cancel the Rent

WHAT WOULD JESUS DO? CANCEL THE RENT

On 1 July this year, Christ the Redeemer - standing atop Corcovado mountain, his soapstone arms spanning the Rio sky - was lit up to...

 
 
 
Circuit Breaker

CIRCUIT BREAKER

Labour and SAGE are pushing for a circuit breaker lockdown to curtail the spread of covid-19. But what would a “circuit breaker” really...

Coronavirus: Is This the End of Free Market Capitalism?

CORONAVIRUS: IS THIS THE END OF FREE MARKET CAPITALISM?

While it has already led to more than one million deaths, the consequences of Covid-19 go beyond just public health with 2020 experiencing...

 
 
 
The Co-op Network Giving Communities the Tools to Feed Themselves

THE CO-OP NETWORK GIVING COMMUNITIES THE TOOLS TO FEED THEMSELVES

“We didn't know how to get help from outside,” says Nafisa Gulied of the London Somali community's experience of coronavirus. “The...

One Virus, Two Englands

ONE VIRUS, TWO ENGLANDS

TyskySour returns this evening with Michael Walker and Aaron Bastani.

 
 
 



Mesut Ozil SLAMS Arsenal for a lack of 'loyalty' after being left out of...

Mesut Ozil SLAMS Arsenal for a lack of 'loyalty' after being left out of Premier League squad

The German midfielder has not featured for the Gunners since before the Premier League restarted from coronavirus lockdown but has fallen far down the pecking order under Arteta. Read more ...

The Crown's Imelda Staunton Feeling 'Pressure From Every Angle' As She...

The Crown's Imelda Staunton Feeling 'Pressure From Every Angle' As She Prepares To Take Over Queen Role

Imelda Staunton has admitted there's “pressure from every angle” as she prepares to take over as the Queen in The Crown. It was announced earlier this year that the actor will... Read more ...

UFC 254: Justin Gaethje could be 'toughest test' of Khabib's career, coach...

UFC 254: Justin Gaethje could be 'toughest test' of Khabib's career, coach admits

Khabib Nurmagomedov will defend his lightweight title against the former World Series of Fight champion this weekend at UFC 254 in Abu Dhabi Read more ...

Angela Rayner Accused Of Calling Tory MP 'Scum' In Commons

Angela Rayner Accused Of Calling Tory MP 'Scum' In Commons

Labour deputy leader Angela Rayner has been accused of calling a Tory MP “scum” during a Commons debate on Covid-19 restrictions for Greater Manchester. Chris Clarkson, who... Read more ...

‘Multiple' people feared dead in huge London gas explosion

‘Multiple' people feared dead in huge London gas explosion

London Fire Brigade say they believe people have died in the building collapse in Ealing, West London, this morning. Read more ...

Sadiq Khan accuses Boris Johnson of lying to Commons over 'bankrupt mayor' smear

Sadiq Khan accuses Boris Johnson of lying to Commons over 'bankrupt mayor' smear

London's mayor hit back in a furious row which has seen the government pushing brutal measures on Londoners to pay for coronavirus - including making 4million more residents... Read more ...

Sky History's dad still alive after 'Nazi' tattoo explained as tribute to him

Sky History's dad still alive after 'Nazi' tattoo explained as tribute to him

A man appearing on Sky History recently provoked a social media storm after viewers noticed 'Nazi' tattoos on his face, the channel explaining that the tattoos were a tribute... Read more ...

Tory MP tells Marcus Rashford free school meals would ‘destroy' economy

Tory MP tells Marcus Rashford free school meals would ‘destroy' economy

Marcus Rashford has asked MPs not to ‘turn a blind eye' to children going hungry A Conservative MP has come under fire for suggesting extending the provision of free school... Read more ...

Tottenham were not ‘Spursy' against West Ham - Mourinho

Tottenham were not ‘Spursy' against West Ham - Mourinho

Tottenham boss Jose Mourinho insists his side are not ‘Spursy' despite their capitulation in the final 10 minutes against West Ham on Sunday. The north London club have earned... Read more ...

Accused child rapist, 34, flees hospital after doctors found out girl, 11...

Accused child rapist, 34, flees hospital after doctors found out girl, 11, he brought in is pregnant

Wendell Sanchez, 34, from Louisiana, has been charged with first-degree child rape for allegedly getting an 11-year-old girl pregnant. The crime was uncovered after he took the... Read more ...