Ukraine’s forbidden social networks

Ukrainians are finding alternatives to Russian-operated social networks, writes Daria Chernina.

Flipping the script on our economic stories

What is the story of the economy in Britain? Who gets to shape public opinion about what it’s for, how it’s broken and how it can be fixed? Christine Berry explains the findings of the new report 'Framing the Economy'.

“From garment factories to rural communities, women are the resistance.”

Meet the women activists from around the world taking up the fight for social justice. By Marienna Pope-Weidemann from War on Want.

Britain’s Modern Slavery

The Home Office estimates that there are currently around 13,000 slaves in the UK, though other sources suggest this is a a gross underestimate. And yet most of us remain oblivious to this reality of contemporary Britain, writes Abda Khan.

When ‘Good Living’ goes wrong

Ecuador blazed a trail in sustainability by giving constitutional recognition to the rights of nature in 2008, but the revolutionary concept of Sumak Kawsay, or Good Living, that drove this initiative proved more fragile than hoped when left in the hands of national government, write Joan Pedro-Caranana and Jose Maria Tortosa.

We can’t afford not to pay everyone a basic income

Settit Beyene argues that a Universal Basic Income is the only solution to oncoming crises of poverty and structural unemployment.

This International Women’s Day, we need to support the struggles of migrant women

Migrant women are often left out of the conversation on women's rights. London Latinxs are taking direct action to set the record straight.

Men should support the women’s strike – by taking over the domestic work

Enda O'Riordan explains why it's vital for men to provide practical support for the women on strike - to support their activism, and to build future communities of care where the work is shared equally.

The housing crisis is one of political ideology. A radical response is the only ‘common sense’ solution.

Decades of deregulation and market mismanagment is responsible for the UK's housing crisis. Darren Baxter argues that it's time for some radical solutions.

Why I will be refusing food on International Women’s Day

On International Women's Day, on 8 March, hundreds of friends and supporters of people incarcerated at Yarl´s Wood Immigration Detention Centre will go without  food to draw attention to the struggle of the people detained there, many of whom have been on hunger strike. One of the freedom fasters explains why.

News From Nowhere: Fighting for alternative housing in Haringey

After the defeat of the Haringey Development Vehicle, local people are putting together their own plans for alternative housing that puts people before profit. By Noah Tucker

Economic Science Fictions

Will Davies argues for utopian thinking to unseat the dangerous myths of our current economic system.