Bertie Russell

The EU referendum: damned if you leave, damned if you remain May 2016

The EU referendum offers no progressive outcome, but it's a game of realpolitik we must play, argues Bertie Russell

Time to be communists again September 2010

Alain Badiou's The Communist Hypothesis (Verso), reviewed by Bertie Russell

Dealing with the devil September 2010

Bertie Russell is sceptical as to whether states can ever be used to move beyond capitalism

A brick of a book May 2010

Commonwealth by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri Scathingly described by the Wall Street Journal as ‘a witches’ brew of contemporary radicalism’, Hardt and Negri’s most recent book Commonwealth is a timely contribution to our understanding of contemporary capitalist relations and the potential revolutionary conditions they create. Michael Hardt is a professor of literature at Duke […]

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