Matthew Brett is a writer, activist and student in economics at the School of Oriental and African Studies in London, England. He is also a member of the Canadian Dimension magazine editorial collective
Capitalism is the Crisis: why the need to envision and create an alternative is more urgent than ever
26 November 2012 01:14 PM
A system premised upon competition, ceaseless growth and environmental exploitation is illogical and ultimately suicidal. Workers everywhere deserve better
If we don't keep universities free from market failure, is there anywhere else in society that is safe?
26 October 2012 11:36 AM
A student activist responds to this week's #Unishambles reports in The Independent by argunig that free access to higher education benefits all of society
10 October 2012 04:20 PM
Our writer, a student activist, argues that though we are about to see another wave of protests across Britain, it needs to be more co-ordinated if it is to be effective
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