Unity in diversity
This section touches on that portion of the human condition that goes beyond geographic borders: relationships between men, women and children, and their conflicts; the interaction with nature, work, consumer goods and money; questions of gender, feminism and masculinity.
How the United Nations should respond in the age of global dissent
Richard Falk - Denis Halliday - Hans-Christof von Sponeck
Three former UN insiders on the future of the world's most ambitious organisation.
US President Donald Trump is ardently embracing a toxic form of messianic nationalism, while demeaning those who oppose him as corrupt, and dishonest ...
Addicted to Racism: Why Populists Literally get off on Bigotry
Only recently did I realise that people with racist prejudices have something to lose: their short-term delight, the balm for their soul. This is something they have in common with addicts. When they kick their habit, they lose this balm. In recent ...
Go post-West, young man
Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
The Munich Security Conference delivered a predictable display of a West that refuses to recognize the emergence of a multipolar world order
The 2017 Munich Security Conference arguably gave the game away right at the outset, via its annual “ ...
How corporate dark money is taking power on both sides of the Atlantic
- George Monbiot
A secretive network of business lobbyists has long held sway in US politics. Now their allies in the ...
I, Too, Was Branded an Enemy of the State
- Ana Camusso
Recalling the hasty departure from our beloved, liberal Argentina, I think of Yakub Abu al-Kiyan leaving ...
The Left Politics of Nostalgia: Against Romanticizing the Past, Towards Fighting for Revolution
- Panos Theodopoulos Πανος Θεοδωρόπουλος
When Donald Trump talks about “making America great again”, when Marine Le Pen and Golden ...
It is not NATO, but the Limo Left that is “obsolete”
- Manlio Dinucci Μάνλιο Ντινούτσι مانليو دينوتشي
Authoritative voices from the European Left have united at the anti-Trump protest “No Ban No ...
What Did Cedric Robinson Mean by Racial Capitalism?
- Robin Kelley
This essay is the introduction to Boston Review's new print issue, Forum I, titled Race Capitalism Justice. ...
Will Trump hop on a US Silk Road?
- Pepe Escobar Пепе Эскобар
If it's a trade war with China he would rather have, the new president will find himself on the back ...
This week the issue is not Trump. It is ourselves
- John Pilger
On the day President Trump is inaugurated, thousands of writers in the United States will express their ...