Kenneth Surin

Kenneth Surin teaches at Duke University, North Carolina.  He lives in Blacksburg, Virginia.

Sri Lanka’s Political and Economic Crisis

French Politics Since Its Presidential Election

Virginia’s Chameleon-Like Republican Governor

The Great British Privatization Heist, Some Notes

Queen’s Jubilee Flummery, Boris Johnson’s Desperate Rebranding

The Flubbed Police Investigation Into Boris Johnson’s Partygate

The Northern Ireland Protocol is in Tatters

Tories Plunge in UK Mid-Term Elections, But Labour has a Mountain to Climb

Singapore’s Death Penalty Mimics That of Its Former Colonial Master

The Trial of Thomas Sankara’s Killers

The UK Finance Minister’s Dodgy Household Finances

A Deeply Remembered Family in a British Colony

The UK’s Photo-Op Response to the Ukraine Crisis

The P&O Ferries Mass British Sackings

Labour Leader Keir Starmer, Another Thatcher Lite

The Great British Post Office Scandal

Crisis Over Ukraine: A Primer

Londongrad: Putin’s Easy Access To The Tories

Boris Johnson Throws Everything Overboard To Save His Job

The Phoney War Over Ukraine

His Prime Ministership In Tatters, Boris Johnson Now Displays Amazing Energy

Virginia’s Republican Governor Youngkin: Trump in Sheepskins

BoJo “Big Dog” Johnson, Distemper in the Time of Pandemic

When Under Pressure, Tories Go “Anti-Woke”

Desmond Tutu and the Labour Party’s Phonies on Israel

BoJo’s Tories Toy With Omicron

UKania’s Tories on the Skids

Boris Johnson: “It’s My Party, and I’ll Cry If I Want to, Lie If I Want To”

Drowning in the Channel Courtesy of the Tories

COVID Europa: the Fourth Wave

Brexit, Encouraging European Companies to Move to the UK?

Thrusting Boris, “The UK is Not Remotely a Corrupt Country”

Virginia Votes For Its Governor, Chooses a Milder Face Of Trumpism

Broken Britannia Sleepwalks as the Pandemic Worsens

The Trial Of Thomas Sankara’s Killers

Broken Britannia’s Conservative Party Conference

UK’s Labour Party Conference, Back to the 1990s

Boris Johnson’s Cabinet “Night of the Long Knives”

Austria’s Ibizagate

Battle of the Plutocrats in Virginia

UK’s Jolly Show, Featuring Its Newest Trade Ambassador

The Corporate Race for Governor of Virginia

UKania is a Rudderless Ship

American Seismographies

Keir Starmer Turning Against Social Democracy a la Tony Blair

Virginia Volvo Strikers Narrowly Approve New Contract

Boris Johnson Goes Full-On Bolsonaro

The Volvo Strike

UK Health Secretary Resigns After Caught In Clinch With Aide

Boris Johnson on a Roll, Downwards