Cubans protested against rising food prices and power outages. But they weren’t seeking regime change and a return to the Washington model, an expert said. Continue reading Why the Cuban government will ‘muddle through’ domestic chaos as protests wane
The argument for the broad spectrum of UK left-wing parties to champion a ‘progressive alliance’ at the next general election. Continue reading Is a Progressive Alliance the only way for the left to win?
On July 15, 2021, Boris Johnson spoke about his intention to address the perennial North-South divide in England, pledging to address inequalities in opportunity and quality of life across the nation’s regions. Continue reading Northern Independence Party slams lack of substance in Boris Johnson’s levelling up speech
Ebrahim Raisi’s mandate as President-Elect came about as a result of Donald Trump’s “antagonism” in the White House, an expert has said. Continue reading How Donald Trump’s erratic foreign policy ensured a hardliner was elected in Iran
In spite of losing its formal majority last month, Poland’s right-wing ruling party should still be able to win key parliamentary votes with the support of smaller groupings and pro-government independents. Continue reading Does Poland’s ruling party still have a parliamentary majority?
Speaking exclusively to Redaction Report, Burgon explained how people in the country are angry at the government’s handling of the pandemic, which he believes cost thousands of lives unnecessarily. Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Richard Burgon accuses Tories of costing thousands of lives with self-interest agenda
Lebanon is currently undergoing a period of economic collapse many are now calling a humanitarian crisis, and for many the dysfunctional power grid is symbolic of government corruption. Continue reading The decay of Lebanon’s power grid is a symbol of its economic decline
Former Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn joined protestors at a demonstration in London last Saturday organised by the People’s Assembly, where he called for an NHS-style social care system free at the point of use for all. Continue reading Corbyn issues rallying cry for the NHS and calls for social care ‘free at the point of need’
A party campaigning to restore Britain’s membership of the European Union is set for an electoral test in the leave voting constituency of Batley and Spen. Continue reading Batley and Spen: Rejoin EU candidate to stand in Brexit voting constituency
The Liberal Democrats pulled off a sensational win in yesterday’s Chesham and Amersham by-election – taking down a traditionally Conservative bulwark. Continue reading ‘Labour result is a shock’: Candidate reactions as Liberal Democrats gain Conservative safe seat of Chesham and Amersham