Tariq Ali

Author, activist, journalist, film-maker. Tariq Ali has been a central figure on the British left since the 1960s. From Vietnam to Iraq and Afghanistan he has been a key critic of imperialism as well as the racism and islamophobia it breeds. Author of numerous books and screenplays, including the forthcoming The Extreme Centre: A Warning, and editor of New Left Review, no serious event of the radical left in this country would be complete without Tariq Ali.