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  • Refreshingly new and important

    Refreshingly new and important

    On the morning of Ireland’s abortion referendum this May, novelist Sally Rooney was sitting on a plane, scrolling through her Twitter feed and crying. They were tears of anxiety. It was the most important day in her life, politically speaking, a vote she had wanted to cast since she was 15, and as far as …

    October 6, 2018
  • Nepal and the Left

    Nepal and the Left

    Nepal is no stranger to coalitions, but the critical forward movement at midnight on Sunday has crafted a chapter in the Himalayan country’s political history. Equally is it a watershed in the Communist movement, of a kind that emits a signal to the fellow-travellers in neighbouring India where the Left has shot itself in the …

    February 27, 2018
  • Lyrical, even ironic

    Lyrical, even ironic

    The author is an expert in Chinese law, a fellow at the School of Asian and African Studies in London, and has lived for a great deal of time in China after her first visit there in 1987. This is her second book on China after All Under Heaven, and the present book is the …

    February 11, 2018
  • Communist Party all set to endorse 2nd term for China’s Xi

    Communist Party all set to endorse 2nd term for China’s Xi

    China’s ruling Communist Party has elected 2,287 delegates for next month’s key Congress, which is widely expected to endorse a second five-year term for President Xi Jinping and appoint a new set of officials backed by him. The delegates were elected to take part in the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China …

    September 29, 2017
  • A bicentennial tribute

    A bicentennial tribute

    Karl Heinrich Marx (1818-1883) was the last of the great critics in the Western intellectual tradition. His ideas exerted a decisive influence on all aspects of human endeavour, and transformed the study of history and society. They significantly changed anthropology, the arts, cultural studies, history, law, literature, philosophy, political economy, political theory and sociology by …

    May 27, 2017