• | The True Cost of Irelands Data Centre Boom | MR Online

    The true cost of Ireland’s data centre boom

    As People Before Profit prepare to introduce a Bill to Dáil Éireann which would ban new data centres in Ireland, Alexandra Day looks at the disasterous impact of these centres for the environment and communities.

  • | The Past as Prologue | MR Online

    The Past as Prologue: Caliban & the Witch – a Review

    Alexandra Day reviews Silvia Federici’s seminal work, Caliban and the Witch: Women, the Body and Primitive Accumulation.

  • | Jeremy Corbyn | MR Online

    In defense of Jeremy Corbyn

    Yesterday, Jeremy Corbyn was suspended as a member of the British Labour Party.

  • | Jacopo Tintoretto 1518 1594 | MR Online

    Contagion in art

    As the world continues to grapple with COVID-19, Maeve McGrath takes a look at how artists have depicted plagues and epidemics in times gone past.

  • | In the Red Corner | MR Online

    In the red corner

    Mike Gonzales gives a fascinating outline of the subject of his forthcoming book ‘In the red corner: the Marxism of Jose Carlos Mariátegui’, detailing the life and politics of an important Marxist who shaped the early working class movement in Peru.

  • | 12 new books for ecosocialists | MR Online

    Ecosocialism and a just transition

    The idea of a “just transition” is appearing everywhere these days, most notably in the preamble of the 2015 Paris Climate Agreement, which refers to the need to take “into account the imperatives of a just transition of the workforce and the creation of decent work and quality jobs in accordance with nationally defined development priorities.”