Last year, more than 70,000 workers walked off their jobs in New Zealand – the highest number of people on strike since the late 1980s. The reasons for the strike wave are political and economic.
Young people in the UK experience some of the worst working conditions. To understand why we need to look at longer-term changes in the political economy.
Whether they form the next government or not, the Liberals need to reconsider their reliance on neoliberal economics, which may no longer be serving the party – or the country.
Skateboarding is no longer just for punkish, subcultural rebels – it's everywhere, for everyone.
Corruption in South Africa became increasingly organised under former President Jacob Zuma.
Why choice should not be the most important factor in elder care.
Why has professional sport become the lens through which so many young men in the Global South are redefining their future?
Britain – and many other countries – is facing an acute care crisis that is inextricably linked to the entrenchment of neoliberalism.
Research shows that cannabis legalization is unlikely to either reduce criminal involvement or availability to youth. Could legalization be a result of neoliberalism, or a way to woo young voters?
Brexit is a looming crisis but the ensuing chaos is an opportunity to create a radical alternative vision for the UK. Degrowth is the future we need.
What kind of students are we raising when music is seen as a "frill?" The decision to drastically cut music education is a misguided policy.
Bolsonaro promised angry Brazilians he would transform their crisis-stricken country. But he didn't say how. Five Brazil experts examine his policies on crime, the economy, women, the Amazon and more.
There are so many opportunities for women in Hollywood these days, as long as they play roles that were originally intended for men.
The South African pressure group Afriforum and its allies want to be the only voices speaking on behalf of Afrikaners.
Though the fall of the Berlin Wall did not bring along the utopia many had hoped for, it is a symbolic moment for the victors of the Cold War.
The new prime minister has said he believes 'the Bible is not a policy handbook'. However, his faith has certainly had an influence on his worldview.
Forefather of contemporary neoliberalism or violent dictator – Pinochet's complicated legacy in Chile and the world.
Self-help books can help us get through difficult times by telling us we have the agency to take control. But this method can also ignore structural inequities and negatively influence public policy.
Stop telling women they can have it all if they just work hard enough.
Fears about the resurgence of fascism might have seemed irrelevant during the past 70 years, when it was discredited. It doesn’t seem irrelevant today with liberal democracy on the defensive.