10 Articles by:

Basit Mahmood

Basit Mahmood is co-editor at Left Foot Forward.

Care Before Profit

As the pandemic exposed the crisis in Britain’s care system, trade unionists and socialist politicians in the North West are uniting to bring social care into municipal ownership, raise wages, and unionise the sector.

When the EDL Came to Luton

Ten years ago, a series of EDL marches hit the communities of Luton – and made clear the consequences of a media and political class that capitulates to the far right.

Yes, the British Media Is Racist

The Society of Editors’ claim that the British press isn’t racist was rightly mocked – but it’s only one small indicator of the deep denial that exists about the role our media plays in demonising the oppressed.