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Capitalism is killing our planet: we must act now

Capitalism is driven by the endless pursuit of profit, and that's the stumbling block we must cross to save the planet we inhabit. Instead of having our humanity subverted to serve the marketplace, capitalism has to either be made to serve human ends and goals, or it has to be toppled.

Theresa May’s Brexit Chequemate – is she criminally inept or just...

Theresa May staked her reputation on her Chequers Brexit deal - but it was never going to work, it crossed the red lines the...

Theatre Review: ‘Orange Polar Bear’ (Birmingham REP)

Orange Polar Bear by Sun-Duck Ko and Evan Placey Birmingham REP Review by Georgia Kelly Perhaps one of the best pieces of theatre you will see this year...

Theatre Review: Stuff (Birmingham REP)

Stuff Devised by Janice Connolly and Michael Crouch Directed by Daniel Bailey Birmingham REP Review by Georgia Kelly Hoarding is a subject we seem to know very little about,...

LIFE

Exam results aren’t the be all and end all

25th August 2016 was the day students from around the country that sat their GCSE exams received their results. With exam results it could always...

Restaurant Review: Max’s Sandwich Shop, Crouch End, London

My son and I tried before to eat at Max’s sandwich shop once before, but due to the fact he had not checked opening times in advance...

REVIEWS

Captain America: Civil War – film review

Captain America: Civil War (2016) Directed by: Anthony and Joe Russo Written by: Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely Starring: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr., Scarlett Johansson, Sebastian...

Book Review: After Kathy Acker – A Biography by Chris Kraus

Kathy Acker, a writer perhaps better known by reputation than from her actual writing, was in many ways a pioneer of the kind of...