Paul Mason

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Five takeaways from Rachel Reeves’s Mais speech

20 March 2024 7:19 pm

We live in an age of stunts and soundbites so it was refreshing to hear a politician stand up and,…

Labour is right to ditch its £28 billion green pledge

10 February 2024 9:00 am

My family despises war movies, so it’s way after Christmas that I get to see Ridley Scott’s dire Napoleon film.…

This is what a ‘multipolar’ world looks like. It’s chaos

13 October 2023 3:03 am

The Hamas terror attack has triggered war in Gaza, a geopolitical crisis and now – from Sydney to New York…

The left-wing case for Keir Starmer

4 July 2020 9:00 am

Do you remember where you were when the BBC showed a rerun of Bowie’s Glastonbury set? When we ask each…

Paul Mason: The Brexit party is great news for Labour

11 May 2019 9:00 am

Multiple copies of a Labour leaflet for the European elections are being shared on messaging apps by horrified activists. Not…

It’s not communist buildings that are bleak – it’s capitalist budget hotel chains

19 January 2019 9:00 am

A few of us on the Labour left decide to see if it is possible to conjure, from nowhere, a…

Paul Mason: In a parallel universe, Cameron is delivering Brexit

10 March 2018 9:00 am

At the BBC early doors for the Today programme, to preview Corbyn’s speech advocating membership of a customs union. I…

Paul Mason’s diary: My Greek TV drama

28 February 2015 9:00 am

It’ll be a Skype interview, says the producer from Greek television, and not live. In TV-speak that usually means not…