Michael Barker

Michael Barker is the author of Under the Mask of Philanthropy (2017).

A Mistaken Take on Revolutionary Strategy, the Case of 1905

Why Kindness is Not Enough

COVID-19 Planning: Is It Time to Nationalize Big Pharma?

COVID-19: How Big Pharma and Big Philanthropy Consume the World

Boris Johnson Must Learn Lessons From Italy: People Before Profit!

Self-Defense in the Civil Rights Movement: the Lessons of Birmingham, 1963

Why Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis is Wrong About Labor Anti-Semitism

Greta Thunberg in Review

Combatting Surveillance Capitalism: An Orwellian Lesson in History from Ford to Google

The “Dogs” of Democracy: Chuka Umunna Versus the Labour Membership

How Corbyn’s Critics Use the Accusation of Anti-Semitism as a Weapon to “Embarrass the Left”

Building for a Socialist Brexit

Child Rape and the Roots of Political Anger: Grooming Gangs in Context

Tory Profiteering in Russia and Putin’s Debt of Gratitude

Blame Game: Carillion or Capitalism?

The Fiction of Kurt Andersen’s “Fantasyland”

A “New Dawn” for Fascism: the Rise of the Anti-Establishment Capitalists  

How Alternative Dispute Resolution Promotes Injustice

Why the CIA Cares About Marxism

Why Corbyn Might Just Win

Malcolm X and the Perils of Philanthropy

Why Civil Resistance Works and Why the Billionaire-Class Cares

Of Union Dreams and Nightmares: Cesar Chavez and Why Funding Matters

The Givers Who Take: Delusions of a Liberal Utopia

Silence in NGO Discourse