A series of different coloured human hands piled on top of each other, as to signify teamwork from a group of people
A series of different coloured human hands piled on top of each other, as to signify teamwork from a group of people

“I can’t help but believe that in the future we will see in the United States and throughout the Western world an increasing trend toward the next logical step, employee ownership. It is a path that befits a free people.”
— President Ronald Reagan (1987)

The old reinvention of social democracy (1945–2007)


A white protest sign with “OK BOOMER” written in capital letters against a blurred urban background
A white protest sign with “OK BOOMER” written in capital letters against a blurred urban background

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Global investment on the scale China has done in ‘normal’ times makes economic and geopolitical sense

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Sinn Féin activists and politicians holding up signs that say “Housing in Crisis” and “Housing Crisis”
Sinn Féin activists and politicians holding up signs that say “Housing in Crisis” and “Housing Crisis”
The Irish housing crisis has propelled the previously fringe Sinn Féin to top of the polls


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The coat hanger has remained a powerful symbol of the gruesome consequences of abortion bans


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I was once part of a small, but crucial group, now almost all of them have disavowed Brexit entirely

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The British electoral system is designed like a cartel, not a free market


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Ricardo Teixeira-Mendes

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