Rich Belbin

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Review | White Riot

Novel celebrating anti-racist and anti-fascist struggles

16 August 1819

Rich Belbin reviews Mike Leigh's film Peterloo. The film tells the story of a moment of British history that is too often forgotten.

Future shock for the left: Review of Paul Mason’s PostCapitalism

Rich Belbin reviews Paul Masons recent book, PostCapitalism: A Guide to our Future Paul Mason has become a familiar figure on our TV screens, from...
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Kids Company – the politics of charity

David Cameron praised Kids Company as part of his "big society". After the organisation's collapse last week, Richard Belbin asks what attitude the left should...

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