Another potentially interesting film tackling the human downsides of globalisation falls victim to superficial preaching
Tom Jennings reports on the eventful life and death of an outstanding work of anonymous, autonomous public art
These tightly-wound fables describing inadmissible and extenuating circumstances around fictional crimes muddle moral and legal judgmentalism
Feminism is back, and a new book sets out to help prevent it falling victim to the mistakes of the past, according to Tom Jennings
A gentle pantomine, where nothing much happens, to arguably profound effect? Must be another Mike Leigh film!
Its producers claimed inspiration from resistance to injustice, but this film’s sentimental spin is fundamentally flawed.
Two heavily-hyped British media events – this TV series and the film ‘Made in Dagenham’ – link economics and social reproduction with sharply contrasting uses of nostalgia.
Flirting with heroic individualism, this story insists instead on age-old community bonds that everyone else seems to have written off
Tom Jennings finds that there’s rather more than meets the eyes in this entertaining, if excessively clunky, Argentine crime drama
This performance artwork powerfully evokes the blood, sweat and tears of the nurturance underpinning social reproduction, according to Tom Jennings
Articles by Tom Jennings, UK radical cultural critic analysing different elements within popular culture.
A brief description of social conditions in post-Civil War Spain followed by an account of the Barcelona general strike of 1951. The events in Barcelona led to strikes across the country and...
A biography of doctor Tsironis, the radical maverick killed in his apartment in 1978 by the greek special forces after declaring it "an independent state".
Arya Zahedi looks at the problems associated with anti-imperialist ideology during the Iranian revolution to cast light on struggles against the Islamic regime today.
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