capitalism on the back foot

  • Organising for the right to housing in London
    by Jacob Stringer on July 17, 2019 at 9:14 am

    Housing in London is a miserable experience for many, and it is most miserable of all for private renters. For years private rented living conditions in the capital have been getting worse, while rents have soared to double what they are in the rest of the country. Slum landlordism has returned with a vengeance, and... Continue reading → The post Organising for the right to housing in London appeared first on P2P Foundation. […]

    by P2P Foundation on July 11, 2019 at 9:00 am

    While transforming food and agriculture to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) is becoming increasingly urgent, ‘smart farming’ appears to many as an attractive way to achieve sustainability, not least in terms of profit. In the European Commission’s plan, the new Common Agricultural Policy (CAP) is intended to fund the huge investments this 3.0 agri-revolution... Continue reading → The post AGRICULTURE 3.0 OR (SMART) AGROECOLOGY? […]

  • TERRORISM (Part 2)
    by stutteringsteps on June 20, 2019 at 2:22 pm

    d) The ideological foundations of terrorist activity. In Terrorism part 1, I reasoned that something more than anger against economic and social oppression, was necessary to motivate the assassination of non-combatant men, women and children as deliberate acts of terror. … Continue reading &rarr […]

  • TERRORISM (Part 1)
    by stutteringsteps on June 11, 2019 at 2:43 pm

    The suicide bombings in Sri Lanka two months ago (April 2019) triggered a bout of short lived concern for the innocent victims of these atrocities. The incident has now been relegated to history and superseded by more daily Brexit concerns … Continue reading &rarr […]