Paris Attacks: The Aftermath and the History
This week Ash Sarkar is joined by Eleanor Penny, James Butler and Sam Kriss to discuss the Paris attacks, the political responses and how they can be understood in the context of migration and colonialism.
After the Fall: When Political Movements Fade but Change the World
On this week's show James Butler and Aaron Bastani talk about failure, triumph and the history of modern revolution.
On this weeks #NovaraFM Ash Sarkar discusses climate, conquest and capitalism with Anna Lau from Platform, a group involved in ecological justice movements, and James Butler.
The Invention Of Whiteness
On this weeks Novara FM, Ash Sarkar is joined by Kerem Niscanioglu as they discuss the discursive formation of whiteness thoughout history.
OMFG: When Were White People Invented?
Ash Sarkar asks the people of London one question: When were white people invented?, looking at the way racial structures have emerged in the past and where that leaves the identity of 'whiteness' today.
On this week's show James Butler and Aaron Bastani are joined by Kristin Ross as they discuss her new book "Communal Luxury: The Political Imaginary of the Paris Commune".
IMO: Why Is Britain A Post-Industrial Economy?
Aaron Bastani explains how Britain changed from a manufacturing economy to a service-dominated economy.
Utopia and Ideology: Bacon’s ‘New Atlantis’ to Bitcoin
On this week's show James Butler and Aaron Bastani discuss the relationship between utopia, politics and technology asking 'what is the utopia of capital'?
England and the Politics of Englishness
On this week's show James Butler and Aaron Bastani are joined by Niki Seth-Smith as they discuss the politics of English nationalism and 'Englishness'.
For the Mob
In this brief article James Butler looks at some of the uses and abuses, both contemporary and historic, of the word 'mob' in English.
What is Revolution?
On this week's show Aaron Bastani and James Butler discuss the concept of revolution - is the binary of reform and revolution a useful one in informing 'what is to be done'?
On this week's show Aaron Bastani is joined by David Graeber author of 'Debt: the First 5,000 Years' as they discuss debt embedding it within the context of the Great Recession.