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The Body

28 Birthing while black

How maternity services fail

30 Labour pains Challenging medical institutions’ control over our bodies

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32 Better bodies The case for a ‘transhumanist’

socialist future

34 The coming of age Old age and the ageing process cannot be divorced from the system as a whole

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36 Bodies and bombs in Peshawar The sustained and collective trauma of repeated witness

38 Body work Hookers against Hardship

40 Living with the virus

The understated scourge of long Covid

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Mutuality

48 The future is now Prefigurative politics and rethinking public ownership

Essay

42 Cannibal capitalism To save democracy, care and the planet, we need to address capital’s insatiable need to devour them

48 Inspired by Tom Nairn

Writers from Scotland, Wales and England pay tribute

Books

56 Reviews Troublemaking; Greater than the Sum of Our Parts; Migrants; Different Class

58 Books previews

63 Culture previews

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