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Paul Mason is a New Statesman contributing writer, author and film-maker. As economics editor at Newsnight, then Channel 4 News, he covered the global financial crisis, the Arab Spring, the Occupy movement and the Gaza war. His latest book is Clear Bright Future: A radical defence of the human being.
The US president is making his most overt attempt yet to mobilise votes using deep white supremacism.
It was once widely believed that time was on the side of progress. But now it is clear that time is something we do not have.
To stand any hope of winning power, the party must make itself the champion of progressive Britain once more and lead the resistance to the right.
Centralised state intervention, planning and ownership could be the only way to achieve the rapid reduction in carbon emissions we need.
There is a disconnect between what can be said in official Tory politics and what is being said, unofficially, in a vast and radicalised Brexitland.
It is nearly always working class resistance that stimulates technological innovation.
Mainstream conservatism has lost its ideological defences against the far right.
The party must commit to a Remain and Transform project for Europe and fight the culture war that has arrived in the UK.
Corbyn is right that only Labour can unite Leave and Remain constituencies – but the question is on what?
Activists report people registered as Labour members who say they will vote Green. One of them was a Labour councillor.