Whither Turkey?

12th October 2021 shoreditchadmin2 0

Now it has become clear that neither Iran nor Syria are going to be toppled, new tectonic shifts are taking place in West Asia and North Africa. What steps will Turkey now take?

Despite the defeats the Labour left can still fight

8th October 2021 shoreditchadmin2 0

The largest scale political and organisational attack on the Labour Party’s left wing since the Second World War is currently unfolding within the party. But despite the defeats that have been suffered the Labour left remains the largest political force engaged in resistance to the Tories’ attacks.

China’s power cuts hint at faster transition

5th October 2021 shoreditchadmin2 0

The current power cuts come from a combination of increased demand from manufacturers, a slowdown in coal production, partly caused by improved health and safety measures in mines, and the restrictions put on coal use by national guidelines to restrict carbon emissions.