The King of Fairyland

Bush’s view of the Middle East rests on pure fantasy. Read more.

A Well of Hypocrisy

One man uses gas and oil money to help the poor. The other uses it to buy guns. Guess who gets vilified. Read more.

How Britain Denies its Holocausts

Why do so few people know about the atrocities of empire? Read more.

Bards of the Powerful

Far from challenging the G8’s role in Africa’s poverty, Geldof and Bono are legitimising its power. Read more.

Spin, Lies and Corruption

The G8’s debt reduction plan is little better than an extortion racket Read more.

Pedigree Dogs of War

Some people who engage in foreign conflicts are called terrorists. Others are about to be licensed by the government Read more.

Killing vs Helping

Bush and Blair no longer seem able to see the difference. Read more.

A Deadly Reversal

Why does no one care that the world’s worst conflict has broken out again? Read more.

Exploitation on Tap

Why is Britain using its aid money to persuade South Africa to privatise its public services? Read more.

Adventure playground

Africans have good reason to be suspicious of British involvement in their affairs Read more.

Empire of Denial

My old housemate has devised a new and terrifying myth of power Read more.

This Is What We Paid For

Britain’s foreign aid has been used to bankroll a programme for mass starvation Read more.

Apocalypse Please

US policy towards the Middle East is driven by a rarefied form of madness. It’s time we took it seriously. Read more.

Victim’s Licence

Our fairytale version of Rwanda’s genocide has allowed us to overlook the government’s own crimes against humanity Read more.

On the Edge of Lunacy

British foreign aid is being directed to countries willing to sell off their assets to big business Read more.

Tony Blair’s New Friend

He made the moral case for war – but backs a dictator who boils prisoners to death Read more.

Fake Patriots

Why does the right refuse to see that US power has become a threat to our sovereignty? Read more.

Blair Trashes Africa

Tony Blair has just ensured that Europe and the US continue to promote famine. Read more.

Don’t Cry for Clare

Short’s career as a licensed rebel casts light on our post-oppositional, post-modern politics Read more.

A War of Terror

The men who claim to be fighting “evil” on behalf of “good” are also funding one of the world’s dirtiest wars Read more.