Aaron Bastani

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Why Jeremy Corbyn Is Best Placed to Solve the Economic Crises of the Future

All the people calling him a "throwback" haven't stopped to consider what is likely to happen to the British economy in the next decade.
Aaron Bastani
8.19.15
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Jeremy Corbyn Is the Only Labour Leader Candidate at the Centre of British Politics

He's supposed to be on the far-out fringe-left, but on key issues he's more in touch with what the public thinks than his competitors are.
Aaron Bastani
7.27.15
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What Greece's 'No' Referendum Vote Means for Britain and Europe

Is the beginning of the end for neo-liberalism in Europe?
Aaron Bastani
7.7.15
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Russell Brand's Plan to Love-Bomb the Police Is Fatuous Bullshit

I don't get it, what's to love? The institutional racism or the unaccountable violence?
Aaron Bastani
6.24.15
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We Don't Need More Austerity: We Need Luxury Communism

A paradise for everyone is within our grasp.
Aaron Bastani
6.12.15
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George Osborne Wants to Turn Students Into Cash Cows for Rich Spivs

The UK's biggest ever government fire sale includes the privatisation of all student loans taken out between 1998 and 2012.
Aaron Bastani
5.22.15
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Here's What the Next Five Years of British Rioting Could Look Like

The new Conservative government could mean enraged students battling with cops and animal lovers beating up fox hunters.
Aaron Bastani
5.11.15
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The General Election Result Will Probably End Up Changing Britain Forever

This is no business-as-usual Tory victory.
Aaron Bastani
5.8.15
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The Tories Won't Admit It, But They're Planning More Cuts for the Young

This weekend, the welfare minister said he would make £12 billion of cuts but wouldn't say how. It's not hard to work out that the axe will fall on young people.
Aaron Bastani
3.30.15
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David Cameron and Ed Miliband Said Nothing Worthwhile in the 'Battle for Number Ten'

The non-debate was in fact a choreographed effort to avoid anything interesting happening.
Aaron Bastani
3.27.15
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How Nigel Farage and Russell Brand Became Bigger Than British Politics

They may be ideological opposites but their prominence can be put down to the same reason.
Aaron Bastani
12.12.14
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David Cameron Wants Young People to Choose Between Poverty and Debt

The Conservatives' "earning or learning" plan will mean either poverty wages or student fees.
Aaron Bastani
9.29.14
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