Author Archives: Paul Beaumont

About Paul Beaumont

Occasional journalist, part-time socialist & full time International Relations PhD student. Available for hire - but never in the morning. Academia page: https://umb.academia.edu/PaulBeaumont

Tybring-Gjeddes historiediktning

  The below is a guest post by my estimable friend and sometime co-author, Pål Røren. It was first published in Dagbladet, on the 27/06/2016 _________________________________________________________________ Dessverre for Tybring-Gjedde er ikke det nasjonalromantiske bildet han tegner i tråd med historien … Continue reading

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New Labour’s Attacks on Jeremy Corbyn: Don’t Believe the Swipes

Today’s Guardian reports how New Labour’s old guard is piling in on “left-winger” Jeremy Corbyn, the MP currently leading the Labour Party leadership race. Rattled by recent polls showing him leading of the rest of the field, it is clear … Continue reading

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Saving SV From Itself

This article was originally written for, and published in Aftenposten. When I came to Norway three years ago I was delighted to learn Norway had proportional representation, and a Socialist Workers party that was not only significant but in power. I … Continue reading

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