Casper Hughes

Save Yourselves

The Workers Who Wanted to Stop Making Weapons and Start Waging War on Climate Change

In the 1970s, workers at a defence manufacturer in Lancashire came up with a radical idea to start making things that would be better for society.
Casper Hughes
3.5.19
Film

Boots Riley Talks About a Socialist Alternative for Society

Chatting work and politics with the 'Sorry to Bother You' director.
Casper Hughes
1.3.19
politics

Talking Brexit, Bernie and Left Internationalism with Yanis Varoufakis

The former Greek finance minister on his attempts to get the left to think global.
Casper Hughes
12.21.18
protest

Why France's Gilets Jaunes Protests Continue to Rage On

We spoke to a Parisian activist and academic about why they started and what they have evolved into.
Casper Hughes
12.10.18
Brexit

Theresa May's Withdrawal Agreement Will Piss Everyone Off and Wreck the Economy

We asked an expert to bring us up to speed on the Prime Minister's plan to throw us all into the sea, ahead of the start of the five-day debate in Parliament today.
Casper Hughes
12.4.18
climate chaos

A Brief History of Not Dealing with Climate Change

We spoke to an expert on fossil fuel consumption about how politicians and corporations stop us from stopping global warming.
Casper Hughes
11.26.18
environment

Latin American Activists Protested a British Coal Mining Company in London

They demonstrated against the "neo-colonial" mining that is wrecking the environment.
Casper Hughes
10.24.18
LABOUR

Meet the 'Wargamer' Preparing to Defend Corbyn from the Establishment

Richard Barbrook is helping John McDonnell prepare for power.
Casper Hughes
9.27.18
politics

The Radical Media School Training a Generation of Left-Wing Pundits

The New Economy Organisers Network is making sure critical voices reach the news.
Casper Hughes
1.11.18