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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Is Now Going Viral for [Spins Wheel] a College Dance Video

The tiredest in a long line of tired attacks.
Peter Slattery
1.4.19
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

Stormy Daniels Redefined Sex Scandals

A year after we learned of the hush money payments made by Trump's fixer, the scandal has evolved – and the woman at its centre has become a different kind of star.
Mark Hay
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
Views My Own

Trump's Wall Is Now a Fence, or Maybe Nothing at All

Decoding the past few days of confusing presidential statements.
Harry Cheadle
12.20.18
Weed

Legalizing Weed In the US Has Become a Race Between Lame Dads

New York and New Jersey are jockeying to see who might get it done first – a year after one of their governors called pot a "gateway drug."
Alex Norcia
12.20.18
Brexit

Caroline Lucas and Gloria De Piero Debate a Second Referendum

"This isn't just you, but when anybody who wants a second referendum says that, it sends off red smoke in me..."
Michael Segalov
12.19.18
Brexit

Peter Mandelson Calls for a 'People's Vote' While Telling Potential Clients Brexit Can't Be Stopped

A conflict of interest?
Solomon Hughes
12.19.18
politics

This Is What It Takes for a Trump Voter to Change Their Mind

Why the widely-mocked case of a butterfly expert – and Republican – upset over the president's border wall actually matters.
Eve Peyser
12.19.18
Brexit Cheat Sheet

The Only Brexit Update You Need

What's up with Jeremy Corbyn's half-baked "no confidence" motion?
Gavin Haynes
12.18.18
Views My Own

The Ruling Striking Down Obamacare Is a Disaster for Republicans

When a judge said the Affordable Care Act was unconstitutional, it was technically a victory for conservatives, but not the kind of victory they want.
Harry Cheadle
12.18.18
Views My Own

Don't Kid Yourself, Republicans Are Never Going to Turn on Trump

Removing the president from office will require GOP senators to break with him. That doesn't seem likely, no matter what Robert Mueller uncovers.
Eoin Higgins
12.17.18
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