Brexit divisions: every week that reset the dial

Brexit divisions: every week that reset the dial

This week British politics has been convulsed in ways for which there are few contemporary comparisons. So dramatic and polarising have those occasions been that an effort of will is required even to recall the political assumptions that implemented earlier than the best court modified the entirety on Tuesday. That effort is however essential, as …

Why a Hann motorway will be a monument to Indigenous genocide

Why a Hann motorway will be a monument to Indigenous genocide

Queensland’s pastoral frontier turned into the putting for extreme, protracted violence – a place where, inside the space of less than a century, it’s miles reliably predicted up to 60,000 Aboriginal people were killed in conflicts with pastoralists, miners, squaddies and militias such as local police under white command. Many of the (once) respected white …

You can’t be ‘independent’ approximately racism – an open letter to the BBC on the Naga Munchetty ruling

You can’t be ‘independent’ approximately racism – an open letter to the BBC on the Naga Munchetty ruling

On 16 July 2019, President Trump tweeted that 4 congresswomen need to “pass lower back to the totally broken and crime-infested places from which they got here”. All four congresswomen are human beings of colour, all 4 are US residents and most effective congresswoman Ilhan Omar become born foreign places. Those remarks have been widely …