Personal Opinion / Sport

Diving Deep into Luis Suarez’ Theatrics: Football and Marxism

I attended a Shakespeare lecture yesterday in which my lecturer gave a Marxist reading of The Tragedy of Julius Caesar. According to Karl Marx, a German philosopher, individuals in society are shaped by their ‘mode of production‘, or the unity of the productive forces and the relations of production. Marx believes that this combination of … Continue reading


Torres: Less talk, more action?

Through following Guillem Balague on Twitter, I came across a statement from Fernando Torres with regards to his future at Chelsea FC which made me think. As we all know, he was transferred from Liverpool for a £50m fee, and was supposed to be Chelsea’s new super striker. At the time, he stated: ‘The target for every footballer is to play … Continue reading