(Radical) Black History Month, Part II: Paul Robeson in the Rhondda Valley

For the second instalment of our Black History Month series, we take a trip to the South Wales Coalfield to explore the powerful, political friendship between the African-American radical singer, Paul Robeson, and Welsh miners. Last week we k

Annie Kenney and Radical Manchester: A City of Protest

The birthday of suffragette Annie Kenney is a good time to reflect on the Radical History of Manchester and the North West – a longtime bastion of progressive politics in the UK. Today marks 140 years since the birth of Manchester feminist leg