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Has the centre-left collapsed?

Whatever you think of Blair, Owen Smith and Corbyn it's undeniable that Europe is facing a crisis of social democracy? Aaron Bastani looks at recent history and asks has the centre-left collapsed?

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Interview: Yanis Varoufakis

Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis sits down with Aaron Bastani, discussing everything from Nigel Farage to 'libertarian marxism' and the future of capitalism.

Workers are seen in the Amazon.co.uk warehouse in  Milton Keynes, north of London

‘Growth is Not Great’

On 'Growth is Not Great' James Butler and Aaron Bastani discuss the ideology of economic growth. How has it become so central in debates about the 'good society'?


Post-China and the Spatial Fix

On this week's show Aaron Bastani is joined by Ashok Kumar as they discuss increasing costs of labour in China and the 'Japanification' of the 'BRIC' economies.

Weaponising Workfare

In an article originally posted at 'Our Kingdom' at Open Democracy in March 2013 Bastani looks at the relationship between the secular crisis, surplus populations, automation and workfare policies.