Ian Parker is a Manchester-based psychoanalyist and a member of Anti*Capitalist Resistance.

Reading Mandel

Iran: Red Roots of Resistance in Manchester

Rise, Roar, Revolt on film

Women Talking and Acting

Lenin reading Hegel

Everything Everywhere for Everyone

Sylvia – feminism through song and dance (or Sylvia hip hops)

International Women’s Day in Manchester

Psychoanalysts Unite … Against Trans

ACRadio Episode 6 – Ian Parker on Stalinist Realism and Open Communism

ChatGPT is asked about anti‑capitalism

Stalinist Realism and Open Communism: Malignant Mirror or Free Association (a review)

Lydia Tár

Building for Iran protests in Manchester

Open Communism Part 2

What China is reading

Stalinist Realism part 1

Five favourite books read in 2022

The Autism Industrial Complex

Socialist Seychelles? More than a postcard

Booker Books 2022

Postcard from Mauritius

Free Albania (not)

Postcard from La Réunion

Postcard from Gauteng

Psychiatry and communism, and Stalinist false friends

Stalinist Realism and Open Communism

Austerity: Two, Three, Many Campaigns

The Transitional Programme

Edenfield: Mental Health in Crisis

Iran demonstration in Manchester: Disruption and Solidarity

Communization future histories: Everything for Everyone

Communists in the Clinic

My girlfriend is on Chinese television

Dystopian Science Fiction: Bodies of Ideology  

Redeeming Marcuse

Psychoanalysis practised as a form of resistance under occupation

For a People’s History of Psychoanalysis’

Undoing Undone

On Being a Marxist Psychoanalyst (and a Psychoanalytic Marxist)

Psychologising Picard

Wasted Labour

Local elections: Looking for an alternative

Inside Putin’s Russia

Anti‑Psychiatry now

Red Clinic: Strikes Manchester


Capitalism’s Mind Games and Worse

Labour Party racism in Manchester

Conspiracy theory and Marxist analysis

Killing the bill in Manchester

Support for Tracey Scholes grows

Victory in Oldham: for Palestine

What hope for the Labour Party in 2022?

Don’t Look Up: The planet is already burning

West Side Story again

Book review 2021: Five old crackers

Ain’t I a Woman: Remembering a pioneering feminist

Palestine action against Elbit

Psychoanalysis with the oppressed

The Ernest generation

Socialisms and psychoanalysis