Tariq Ali

Tariq Ali

Tariq Ali is a British political activist, writer, journalist, historian, filmmaker, and public intellectual. He has been a leading figure of the international left since the 1960s. His recent publications include The Obama Syndrome (2010) and The Extreme Centre: A Warning (2015). Tariq visited Leicester a couple of times in 1974 to speak to Imperial Typewriter strikers and to bring awareness of their cause.