Waiting in vain: passengers at Clapham Junction, south London. According to a 2017 Legatum Institute poll 76 per cent of British passengers want the railways in public ownership.Photo: Toby Melville/Reuters

The efficiency myth

Heard the tale about the private sector always doing things better? Nick Dowson wonders why it still has believers.

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NI 512 - Public ownership rises again - May, 2018
Daniel Mburu Muhuni (left) and Sven Kacirek (right) against a backdrop of how global trade policies affect African farmers.

Mixed Media: Music

Economic Partnership Agreement by Sven Kacirek and Daniel Mburu Muhuni; Syrian Dreams by Maya Youssef.

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NI 508 - Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent - December, 2017
Whiteness is not rightness

Whiteness is not rightness

Refugees in Germany complain about the lack of support by liberal and left-wing activists, writes Morgan Meaker

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NI 508 - Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent - December, 2017
Holding court: the German finance minister has big plans for Europe.Geert Vanden Wijngaert/AP/Press Association Images

Worldbeater: Wolfgang Schäuble

German finance minister Wolfgang Schäuble: ruthless schemer and reactionary heavyweight.

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NI 486 - The transgender revolution - October, 2015

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Public ownership rises again May, 2018
Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent December, 2017
Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent December, 2017
The transgender revolution October, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
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