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Comment and Analysis

Class attitudes

A long-time activist recalls an example of different class cultures


Diary: Marking Time

Why anniversaries matter


Activism & ... Red

What keeps coming into my mind is ‘Red Ken, Red Ken’, but I’m not having him in here. He’s not allowed.

70 years ago: Germans who could not fight

As the Second World War’s killing ended – in the European theatre at least – news emerged from recently-liberated concentration camps and extermination camps.

The Personal Column: Gospel Truth

Bill Fay, Patricia Highsmith and the sixth commandment


From capitalism to Commonwealth

Grace Crookall-Greening looks at a longstanding visionary economic project


Diary: When things go (very) wrong

Virginia Moffatt looks to her running heroes for inspiration


Obituary: Rosie Foster

26 May 1953 – 8 February 2015


Obituary: Narayan Desai

24 December 1924 – 15 March 2015


Obituary: Geoffrey Carnall

1 February 1927 – 20 February 2015