As the war in Ukraine rumbles on, fantasies of benign imperialism must give way to the grim realities of a quagmire fuelled by strategic rivalries.
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This week on Conter, "Whataboutery" and its uses...plus, the danger of No Fly Zones, and NATO and the national question
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"Everything must stay the same so that everything might change". This week we address Scotland's governing ideologies, plus Labourism, Irishness in…
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"Now is the time"? Not under the current leadership, argues Conter editor David Jamieson
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New World Disorder | Putin, NATO and Imperialism Today
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Ahead of protests this Saturday, Conter editor David Jamieson says blaming Westminster is no longer enough: we need to hold our governing class…
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This week, I am addressing the vexed concept of "wokeness", which dominates coverage of a new Jacobin report on the working class. Patreon subscribers…
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Merry Christmas readers! But how can we implausibly twist Santa Claus into a critique of Holyrood's governing myths? Read on and find out!
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From Make Poverty History to COP26, anti-corporate activism risks incorporation via its NGO leadership...
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There is zero to like about the Chelsea oligarch...so why are even (honest) liberals feeling creeped out by this purge?
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After Boris Johnson takes a big dive in the polls, James Foley argues that the Tories are still benefitting from the weakness of Labour and SNP…
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Neil Davidson, one of the great Marxist intellectuals of modern Scotland, tragically passed away in 2020. This lecture will explore his writing on the…
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