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Alarm bells

The coronavirus pandemic has exposed government incompetence and crony capitalism, says Prem Sikka

Starmer and the left – technocracy is the enemy

Tom Miller says Labour’s leader needs to find a new way to unity

Labour Party factionalism – drop it or lose the next election

Peter Kenyon surveys the shitstorms breaking out within the party

Uproar in schools

Dave Lister looks at the rolling disaster that is the government’s schools and exams policy

School curriculum – a multicultural past

Former teachers Dave Lister and Mike Davis reflect on different times

Waste in a circular economy

Sandy Martin explains why rubbish and recycling is a socialist issue

The great Covid-19 swindle

Tom Miller says austerity continues for councils

Knee in the neck for racism

Patrick Vernon on why Black Lives Matter here in Britain

Dismantle institutional racism

Unmesh Desai says that while the removal of monuments is important, it should not obscure action on racism and inequality

No return to free market mayhem

Coronavirus has seen us experience wartime levels of state intervention. Duncan Bowie says this new normal must be a signal for a different society

Covid-19 – a legacy of failure

Allyson Pollock and Louisa Harding-Edgar say there is also an opportunity to end the neoliberalism that got us to this point