Editorial profile

Red Pepper is a magazine of political rebellion and dissent. Influenced by socialism, feminism and green politics, it is a resource for all those who imagine and work to create another world - a world based on equality, solidarity, and democracy.

January 1, 2015 · 1 min read

Launched in May 1995, Red Pepper is independent and non-partisan: it seeks to establish a platform for debate and sharing of ideas across the progressive green left in the UK and across the world.

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