Britain — Britannia


Omia artikkeleitani — My articles

 

Britain's dangerous double games, 5 January 2011

Kansituoleja siirtelemässä, 12.5.2009


Todellinen maailma ja Blairin "visiot"

22.5.2007

The sorry state of Britain

10 March 2006

Lontoon moninaisuutta

23.1.2006

Finnish reactions to London attacks

19 July 2005

Historical roots of Blair's lies

24 September 2003

Labourin kriisi menee syvälle brittiläisen vallankäytön luonteeseen

Suomen Kuvalehti, 2000

Syvänmeren seikkailijanainen

Wave! 2000

Vakoilukuumetta Britanniassa

Suomen Kuvalehti, 24.9.1999

Englantilaisen identiteetin arvoitus

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1999

Tony Blair julistaa näyttävänsä tietä muulle Euroopalle

Ydin, 1998

Tony Blair etsii mallia ihmisarvoiselle yhteiskunnalle

Askel, 1998

Miten uusi on Britannian "Uusi Labour"?

Etelä-Saimaa, 1997

Vallankäytön moniselitteisyys

BBC Finnish Section, 4.1.1996

"Rahanahneus on nyt paljastunut epäjumalanpalvonnaksi"

Kotimaa, 4.2.1994

Britannian Vihreiden ahdinko

BBC Finnish Section, 2.9.1992

Britit etsivät eurooppalaisuuttaan

Kotimaa, elokuu 1992

Mellakat täyttävät poliittista tyhjiötä

Ydin, 1992

Thatcherin eron taustaa

BBC Finnish Section, 23.11.1990

Britit etsivät identiteettiään Persianlahden sodassa

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1991

Pysähtyneisyyden politiikkaa

BBC Finnish Section, 25.10.1991

Eric Heffer — vanhan ajan sosialisti

BBC Finnish Section, 31.5.1991

Voiko viha lauhtua Pohjois-Irlannissa?

Kotimaa, heinäkuu 1990

Kuninkaallista humpuukia

BBC Finnish Section, 21.2.1990

Lontoon East Endin historiaa

BBC Finnish Section, 22.1.1990

Rautarouvan aatemaailma

Suomen Kuvalehti, 1989

Britannian monarkian taikavoima

BBC Finnish Section, 29.8.1989

Lontoon värikkäin kaupunginosa

BBC Finnish Section, 15.8.1989

Thatcheriläinen hegemonia

BBC Finnish Section, 20.1.1989

Two generations

New Society, 3 April 1987

Englantilainen politiikka on yhtä farssia

Suomen Kuvalehti, 4.12.1986

Lakkoja ja IRAn väkivaltaa Toivo Ryhänen, Tapani Lausti, Eva Polttila

YLEn Elävä arkisto, 1984, 1985

 

Muiden kirjoittajien artikkeleita — Articles by other writers

 

What is the Labour Party for? by Robert Potts, The Times Literary Supplement, 15 March 2017

Scottish Independence, Round Two: Let It Come! by John Wight, CounterPunch, 15 March 2017

The North must become an independent EU state by Colm Tóibín, The Irish Times, 15 March 2017

Theresa May is dragging the UK under. This time Scotland must cut the rope by George Monbiot, The Guardian, 15 March 2017

Northern Ireland Elections: Warning Light For May’s Brexit Plans by John Palmer, Social Europe, 8 March 2017

Britons suffer 'historical amnesia' over atrocities of their former empire, says author by Matt Broomfield, Independent, 5 March 2017

Don’t blame Corbyn for the sins of Blair, Brown and New Labour by Ken Loach, The Guardian, 28 February 2017

Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’
Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’
Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’
Why the Assange ruling is not ‘ridiculous’

Most European doctors considering leaving UK due to Brexit, GMC reveals by Adam Lusher, Independent, 28 Februry 2017

Who is the biggest climate change villain?

Brexit: EU nationals express panic after Home Office changes residency rules by May Bulman, Independent, 28 February 2017

Revealed: how US billionaire helped to back Brexit by

Brexit is a Whitehall farce that threatens the heart of Europe by William Keegan,

Brexit: UK businesses are already facing recruitment crisis as Polish workers head home by Ben Chapman, Indepedent, 24 February 2017

Firestarter: the Unwelcome Return of Tony Blair by John Wight, CounterPunch, 21 February 2017

The numbers show EU workers are deserting us already – after Brexit, we'll be in deep trouble by Ben Chu, Independent, 17 February 2017

Why is Owen Jones helping to subvert Corbyn? Jonathan Cook Blog, 15 February 2017

I fought racism and misogyny to become an MP. The fight is getting harder by Diane Abbott, The Guardian, 14 February 2017

Neither Washington Nor Brussels by Daniel Finn, Jacobin, 14 February 2017

Britons living in the EU face Brexit backlash, leaked paper warns by Daniel Boffey, The Guardian, 13 February 2017

We need a Dump Trump foreign policy – otherwise the UK faces catastrophe by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 30 January 2017

Our democracy is broken, debased and distrusted – but there are ways to fix it by George Monbiot, The Guardian, 25 January 2017

The leave vote isn’t sacrosanct. Labour should say so by Jonathan Steele, The Guardian, 23 January 2017

Back to 1971: she may not frighten Europe but the prime minister frightens me by Anthony Barnett, openDemocracy, 18 January 2017

If Brexit is about British sovereignty, why didn't Theresa May make her speech in Parliament? by AC Grayling, Independent, 17 January 2017

Government quietly launched ‘assault on freedom’ while distracting people, say campaigners behind legal challenge by Andrew Griffin, Independent, 9 January 2017

Britain's shame: the people who are homeless, even though they're in work by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 20 December 2016

Saudis dropped British-made cluster bombs in Yemen, Fallon tells Commons by and

The UK's ‘national security' plan? It's a blueprint for a police state by Nafeez Ahmed, Middle East Eye, 19 December 2016

A Brexit betrayal is coming – but who will get the blame? by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 13 December 2016

MPs reject move to investigate Tony Blair over Iraq by 369 votes by Jessica Elgot and Heather Stewart, The Guardian, 30 November 2016

Why Britain needs a written constitution by Anthony Barnett, The Guardian, 30 November 2016

The strange world of Paul Mason's liberal left wargaming by John Hilley, Zenpolitics, 26 November 2016

The Media Monarchy by Anthony Barnett, openDemocracy, 4 November 2016

Creating child poverty for a whole new generation. Take a bow, Theresa May by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 31 October 2016

It takes a special arrogance to say the poverty in I, Daniel Blake is unrealistic by Dawn Foster, The Guardian, 28 October 2016

We damage Britain by denying its migrant past by Omar Khan, The Guardian, 27 October 2016

Ken Loach interview: I hope 'I, Daniel Blake' connects with people because we need to fight back by Kalem Aftab, Independent, 24 October 2016

I, Daniel Blake review – a battle cry for the dispossessed by Mark Kermode, The Guardian, 23 October 2016

A soft, flexible Brexit could be possible – with Ireland's help by Fintan O'Toole, The Guardian, 21 October 2016

How to revitalise progressive politics in Brexit Britain by Yanis Varoufakis, DiEM25, 13 October 2016

The crash in the pound punctures the delusion that Brexit Britain will flourish by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 11 October 201

Israel lobby confects another Labour racism row by Jonathan Cook Blog, 29 September 2016

The new politics isn’t just protest – it’s about change from the ground up by Hilary Wainwight, The Guardian, 28 September 2016

Historian EP Thompson denounced Communist party chiefs, files show by Ian Cobain, The Guardian, 28 September 2016

Ignore the patronising naysayers, Labour members can drive a revolution by David Wearing, The Guardian, 23 September 2016

Can Corbyn survive the coup? by Richard Seymour, Socialist Worker, 21 September 2016

Elite goes tinfoil over Momentum by Paul Mason, Medium, 17 September 2016

Britain Cannot Withstand Martian Death-Ray by Craig Murray, 17 September 2016

Britain’s bosses fat and lazy? For once, Liam Fox has a point by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 13 September 2016

Britain is now the second biggest arms dealer in the world by Jon Stone, Independent, 5 September 2016

The Corbyn crowd, and its signal by Paul Rogers, openDemocracy, 2 September 2016

“Go home!”: Being Foreign in Post-Brexit Britain by Andrea Mammone, Boston Review, 23 August 2016

Labour's Red Scare by Ronan Burtenshaw, Jacobin, 12 August 2016

Public Backs Corbyn's Left-wing Policies by Ian Sinclair, Morning Star, 30 July 2016

Brexit vote has pushed UK services and manufacturing into contraction, new survey suggests by Ben Chu, Independent, 22 July 2016

A question of leadership by Hilary Wainwright, Red Pepper, July 2016

The choice before the Labour party by Dan Hind, openDemocracy, 20 July 2016

Why British politicians find it so hard to vote against nuclear weapons by Danny Lawson, The Conversation, 19 July 2016

Post-Brexit Britain: navigating the culture war by Joseph Todd, ROAR, 13 July 2016

David Cameron's premiership is a tragedy for which we will all pay by Owen Jones, The Guardian, 12 July 2016

Corbyn Lives to Fight Another Day by Paul Mason, Jacobin, 12 July 2016

Racism and xenophobia are resurgent in the UK, and the centre-left is partly to blame by David Wearing, openDemocracy, 11 July 2016

The prospect of Brexit Britain turning into a post-global disaster zone is real by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 11 July 2016

New Labour, Not Corbyn, Is To Blame For Brexit by Ian Sinclair, Morning Star, 11 July 2016

The Media Against Jeremy Corbyn by Ronan Burtenshaw, Jacobin, 9 July 2016

UK: lost, divided and alone by Paul Mason, Le Monde diplomatique, July 2016

Take it from a whistleblower: Chilcot's jigsaw puzzle is missing a few pieces by Katharine Gun, The Guardian, 8 July 2016

"An Act of Military Aggression Launched on a False Pretext" Jeremy Corbyn's Response to the Chilcot Report, Information Clearing House, 7 July 2016 (video and transcript)

The war in Iraq was not a blunder or a mistake. It was a crime by Owen Jones, The Guardian, 7 July 2016

Chilcot report: The greatest tragedy is that we still don't know how many Iraqis died in our name by Andrew Buncombe, Independent, 7 July 2016

Tony Blair to George W. Bush: 'I will be with you, whatever' by Pepe Escobar, Russia Insider, 7 July 2016

Guardian: Iraqis think Blair made a ‘mistake', Jonathan Cook Blog, 7 July 2016

Chilcot's indictment of Tony Blair could hardly be more damning by Richard Norton-Taylor, The Guardian, 6 July 2016

At last, Jack Straw's role in making the case for the Iraq War is exposed by Kim Sengupta, Independent, 6 July 2016

For the anti-war movement, Chilcot is not the end. Blair must face charges by Lindsey German, Stop the War, 6 July 2016

Chilcot has underlined exactly why Labour needs Jeremy Corbyn - one of the brave few to oppose the Iraq War by Lee Williams, Independent, 6 July 2016

Chilcot's judgment is utterly damning – but it's still not justice by George Monbiot, The Guardian, 6 July 2016

Most Labour MPs Opposing Corbyn are Stained with the Blood of Iraq by Nafeez Ahmad, Common Dreams, 6 July 2016

Chilcot's blind spot: Iraq War report buries oil evidence, fails to address motive by David Whyte and Greg Muttitt, openDemocracy, 6 July 2016

On Eve of Chilcot, Critics Intensify Calls for Tony Blair to Face 'Reckoning' by Nika Knight, Common Dtreams, 5 July 2016

Belfast Agreement is a threat to the new English nationalism by Fintan O'Toole, The Irish Times, 5 July 2016

The International Criminal Court (ICC) Will Not Prosecute Tony Blair by Felicity Arbuthnot, Information Clearing House, 4 July 2016

Is Coup Against Corbyn a Plot to Spare Blair from War Crimes Probe? by Nika Knight, Common Dreams, 4 July 2016

Nigel Farage was the frontman for the biggest Establishment stitch-up in a generation by Caroline Lucas, Independent, 4 July 2016

The phone call from George Bush that told Tony Blair he'd failed on Iraq by Sarah Helm, The Guardian, 4 July 2016

Outrage as war crimes prosecutors say Tony Blair will not be investigated over Chilcot's Iraq war report – but British soldiers could be by Robert Mendick, The Telegraph, 2 July 2016

The coup against Jeremy Corbyn is a case of elites trying to squash popular aspirations by Julien Mercille, thejournal.ie, 2 July 2016

Tens of Thousands March for European Unity in Anti-Brexit Demonstration by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 2 July 2016

Chilcot Inquiry: MPs seek to impeach Tony Blair using ancient law by Peter Yeung, Independent, 2 July 2016

Corbyn Coup Misjudges Public Mood by Tess Finch-Lees, The Huffington Post, 1 July 2016

Media concoct firestorm as Jeremy Corbyn launches anti-Semitism report by Asa Winstanley, The Electronic Intifada, 30 June 2016

How a PR company manufactured the Labour coup – Part I by Steve Topple, The Canary, 30 June 2016

Guardian sinks into gutter on Corbyn – again, Jonathan Cook Blog, 30 June 2016

BREXIT and disintegrating civilisations by Mary Kaldor, openDemocracy, 29 June 2016

After Brexit, a time for new thinking by Paul Rogers, openDemocracy, 29 June 2016

Following Brexit, Britain's Foreign Policy Elite is having a Breakdown by Alexander Mercouris, The Duran, 29 JUne 2016

‘Brexit' and the Democracy Myth by Daniel Lazare, Consortiumnews.com, 29 June 2016

The UN declares the UK's austerity policies in breach of international human rights obligations by Anna Leszkiewicz, New Statesman, 29 June 2016

Brexit Protests Build as Voters Hope Unity is Still Possible by Nadia Prupis, Common Dreams, 29 June 2016

Owen Jones, Jeremy Corbyn and England by Anthony Barnett, openDemocracy, 28 June 2016

Farage is now Britain's face at the EU: petty, unlovable, essentially terrified by Marina Hyde, The Guardian, 28 June 2016

After a campaign scarred by bigotry, it’s become OK to be racist in Britain by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 28 June 2016

The global order is dying. But it’s an illusion to think Britain can survive without the EU by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 27 June 2016

Making Sense of Brexit: Paul Mason on Britain's Growing Economic & Political Crisis, Democracy Now! 27 June 2016 (video and transcript)

Too many heads stuck in the sand on Brexit, Jonathan Cook Blog, 27 June 2016

How Western Military Interventions Shaped the Brexit Vote by Gregory Wilpert and Michael Hudson, CounterPunch, 27 June 2016

Brexit and the diseased liberal mind, Jonathan Cook Blog, 26 June 2016

Brexit and the diseased liberal mind
Brexit and the diseased liberal mind

The Brexit Shock – Now All Is Up in the Air! by Jan Oberg, Inter Press Service, 26 June 2016

Let’s look the Brexit dangers in the eye by Gabriel Levy, People and Nature, 25 June 2016

After the referendum: what we can do by Ewa Jasiewicz, People and Nature, 25 June 2016

Brexit fantasy is about to come crashing down by Fintan O'Toole, The Irish Times, 25 June 2016

Britain is not a rainy, fascist island – here’s my plan for ProgrExit by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 25 June 2016

Israel should be deeply disturbed by the Brexit vote by Jonathan Cook, Mondoweiss, 25 June 2016

The Day After by James Galbraith, DiEM25, 25 June 2016

From Iraq to The Brexit Referendum: Tony Blair’s Toxic Legacy. Yes, He Should Stand Trial for War Crimes by Felicity Arbuthnot, Global Research, 24 June 2016

Brexit to hell by Vanessa Baird, New Internationalist, 24 June 2016

Refugees and Migrants Wake Up to Brexit and Brace for What Comes Next by Sarah Lazare, AlterNet, 24 June 2016

There Is a Small but Real Possibility That Brexit Will Never Happen by Joshua Keating, Slate, 24 June 2016

Why the UK Said Bye Bye to the EU by Pepe Escobar, CounterPunch, 24 June 2016

Brexit won’t shield Britain from the horror of a disintegrating EU by Yanis Varoufakis, The Guardian, 24 June 2016

EU Authorities Should Pledge to Assure a Smooth Transition, Abandon Threats and Punishment, and Change Failed Economic Policies in Europe by Mark Weisbrot, CEPR, 24 June 2016

The sky has not fallen after Brexit but we face years of hard labour by Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, The Telegraph, 24 June 2016

After Brexit, European Left Calls for 'Massive Political Opposition' by Nadia Prupis, Common Dreams, 24 June 2016

Parting Is Such Sweet Joy: Brexit Prevails! by Binoy Kampmark, CounterPunch, 24 June 2016

An unprecedented act of self-sabotage by Benjamin Ramm, openDemocracy, 24 June 2016

How did UK end up voting to leave the European Union? by Rowena Mason, The Guardian, 24 June 2016

EU referendum result: Sinn Fein's Martin McGuinness calls for border poll on united Ireland after Brexit by Siobhan Fenton, Independent, 24 June 2016

Derailing Chilcot: The red herring of post-war planning in Iraq by Ian Sinclair, Middle East Eye, 23 June 2016

Your EU vote is crucial because it won't count, Jonathan Cook Blog, 23 June 2016

Your EU vote is crucial because it won’t count
Your EU vote is crucial because it won’t count
Your EU vote is crucial because it won’t count

Brexit Referendum Is Non-Binding. UK Parliament Not Voters has Final Say by Stephen Lendman, Global Research, 23 June 2016

The UK is now two nations, staring across a political chasm by John Harris, The Guardian, 23 June 2016

‘Brexit’ might be the wake-up call Europe needs by Mark Weisbrot, ZNet, 22 June 2016

Is another Europe possible? Joe Guinan and Thomas M. Hanna, openDemocracy, 21 June 2016

The shocking waste of cash even leavers won’t condemn by George Monbiot, The Guardian, 21 June 2016

Brexit is a fake revolt – working-class culture is being hijacked to help the elite by Paul Mason, The Guardian, 20 June 2016

The progressive argument for leaving the EU is not being heard by Larry Elliott, The Guardian, 19 June 2016

Brexit is being driven by English nationalism. And it will end in self-rule by Fintan O'Toole, The Observer, 19 June 2016

Jo Cox's bereaved husband says mainstream politicians are legitimising extremist anti-immigrant views by Jon Stone, Independent, 18 June 2016

Jo Cox: grief and shock over death of 'Labour MP with huge compassion' by Robert Booth, Vikram Dodd, Nazia Parveen and Helen Pidd, The Guardian, 17 June 2016

Britain is in the midst of a working-class revolt by John Harris, The Guardian, 17 June 2016

From Great Britain to Little England by Neal Ascherson, International New York Times, 16 June 2016

Norwegian model: realities for country Brexiters want to follow by Patrick Wintour, The Guardian, 16 June 2016

The EU Referendum: The Case for a Socialist Yes Vote by John Palmer, The Bullet, 16 June 2016

Why Global Capital Fears ‘Brexit' by Helena Norberg-Hodge, Rupert Read, Thomas Wallgren, Common Dreams, 15 June 2016

The European Union is the worst choice – apart from the alternative by George Monbiot, The Guardian, 15 June 2016

More freeloaders than free market. How Britain bails out the business chiefs by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 14 June 2016

Britain needs to have a word with itself about immigration by Jeremy Fox, openDemocracy, 14 June 2016

Peter Oborne's "Not the Chilcot Report": a review by Paul Rogers, openDemocracy, 9 June 2016

The Iraq Chilcot Inquiry, "Apology" from "Alleged" War Criminal Tony Blair. UK Government Shameful U-Turn by Felicity Arbuthnot, Information Clearing House, 7 June 2016

War Criminal Tony Blair’s “Manic Diversionary Tactics”: Is the UK’s Iraq Inquiry Set to “Savage” Tony Blair? by Felicity Arbuthnot, Global Research, 5 June 2016

It's England's Brexit by Anthony Barnett, openDemocracy, 4 June 2016

Jeremy Corbyn Can Stop The March Of The Anti-European Right by John Palmer, Social Europe, 2 June 2016

At last, Jeremy Corbyn gets the biography he deserves by Liam Young, New Statesman, 31 May 2016

UK is the most corrupt country in the world, says mafia expert Roberto Saviano by Peter Yeung, Independent, 30 May 2016

Blair, not Corbyn was dangerous experiment by Jonathan Cook, The Blog from Nazareth, 28 May 2016

The long history of Labour's missing oomph by Anthony Barnett, openDemocracy, 26 May 2016

Is the UK's Iraq Inquiry Set to “Savage” Tony Blair? by Felicity Arbuthnot, Global Research, 25 May 2016

Cheerleader for US Aggression, Pushing the World to the Nuclear Brink by Colin Todhunter, CounterPunch, 24 May 2016

Labour to open re-education camps? by Jonathan Cook, The Blog from Nazareth, 18 May 2016

Britain should stop trying to pretend that its empire was benevolent by Alan Lester, The Conversation, 13 May 2016

Recipe for disaster by Tony Greenstein, Weekly Worker, 12 May 2016

Corruption can no longer be dismissed as a developing world problem by Aditya Chakrabortty, The Guardian, 10 May 2016

How Opponents of U.K. Labour Leader Corbyn Advanced a Political Coup With Antisemitism Smears by Max Blumenthal, AlterNet, 6 May 2016

Labour is one step away from book-burning by Jonathan Cook, The Blog from Nazareth, 6 May 2016

The American Jewish scholar behind Labour's ‘antisemitism' scandal breaks his silence by Jamie Stern-Weiner and Norman Finkelstein, openDemocracy, 3 May 2016

The sickening campaign to silence Corbyn and the Left by exploiting victims of the Holocaust by

The New McCarthyism – The “Anti-Semitism” Hysteria Gripping the UK by Craig Murray, craigmurray.org.uk, 22 April 2016

'Ditch Dodgy Dave': Anti-Austerity Protest Brings 150,000 to the Streets of London, Common Dreams, 16 April 2016

Latest Corbyn hit-piece: he earns MP's salary by Jonathan Cook, The Blog from Nazareth, 13 April 2016

A Storm Is Brewing in London by Gilbert Doctorow, Russia Insider, 10 April 2016

Britain is the Heart and Soul of Global Tax Evasion by Dan Glazebrook, CounterPunch, 8 April 2016

“Left-wing” Trident? You’re having a laugh by Gabriel Levy, People and Nature, 8 April 2016

David Cameron left dangerously exposed by Panama Papers fallout by Ewen MacAskill, Rowena Mason, David Pegg and Holy Watt, The Guardian, 5 April 2016

Disgraceful BBC Panorama Propaganda Hides Grim Truth About Britain by Craig Murray, craigmurray.org.uk, 4 April 2016

A Long Way to Go by Jeremy Corbyn, Jacobin, March 2016

UK Austerity: Save the Rich, Cut the Disabled, Punish the Poor by Preeti Kaur, teleSUR, 21 March 2016

On this day in 1984: start of year-long UK miners' strike by ROAR Collective, ROAR, 6 March 2016

Tens of Thousands Join UK Anti-Nuke Demo Billed as Biggest in Generation by Deirdre Fulton, Common Dreams, 27 February 2016

Scrapping Trident and transitioning to a nuclear-free world by Rajesh Makwana, Share, 26 February 2016

Israel boycott ban: Shunning Israeli goods to become criminal offence for public bodies and student unions by Oliver Wright, Independent, 14 February 2016

Cameron is sowing the seeds of fascism by Dan Glazebrook, RT, 6 February 2016

Winston Churchill: Britain's Greatest Briton Left a Legacy of Global Conflict and Crimes Against Humanity by Garikai Chengu, CounterPunch, 25 January 2016

Jeremy Corbyn has finally brought left wing ideas in from the cold by Yasmin Alibhai-Brown, Independent, 18 January 2016

 

From Eagle Street and Polarities

'Blairism' — a beacon for Europe?

5 March 2001

Nordic co-operation explained to British and Irish MPs

March 1998

Nordic-style institutions recommended for Irish-British islands

January 1998

Nordic Co-operation: A Possible Model for British-Irish Relations

February 1997

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