July 2019


Hungary: Europe’s creeping fascism

12 July 2019 Luke Cooper reports on his recent visit to Hungary, an EU member state where democratic freedoms are no longer taken for granted

The reactionary rebellion

11 July 2019 Neo-fascism is on the rise across Europe. It may have taken on a different form but its essence is the same, writes Walter Baier

They shall not pass: feminists on the front line

9 July 2019 Across the world, feminists are fighting the far right and fascism. We hear from activists in seven countries.

Foul play in Qatar

8 July 2019 Marzena Zukowska reviews a documentary film that examines the labour behind the 2022 World Cup

Power beyond borders

7 July 2019 The climate crisis is the greatest act of systemic racism in human history, argues Cameron Joshi

Stop the scan: turning police into border guards

7 July 2019 A police trial is linking street fingerprint scanning to immigration enforcement, writes Remi Joseph-Salisbury

Whose history? Why the People’s History Museum is vital

5 July 2019 In recent months, high-profile figures have claimed museums should be ‘neutral’ spaces. Thank goodness, then, for the People’s History Museum, writes Danielle Child

Building a Museum of Dissent

5 July 2019 Lisa Kennedy and Donata Miller suggest five ways museums can be sites for dissent

Rewriting history: museums and ‘neutrality’

5 July 2019 Museums are socially vital precisely because of their political nature, says Siobhan McGuirk