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No UK troops for Nato's Ukrainian war games

Letter to Guardian calls on the UK government to pull out of joint military exercises on Ukrainian territory in July

Latest News | Stop the War | Thursday, 24 April 2014

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NUT conference report‏: Engage! Pressure! Strike!

One of the most interesting topics at the NUT's conference was not about whether to strike but how much strike action we should take! Tony Dowling reports

Latest News | Tony Dowling | Wednesday, 23 April 2014

Spring Books

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Springing into action

A hot Summer beckons but perhaps not on the political front? Mark Perryman finds some books that could help inspire the inner pessimist

Opinion | Mark Perryman | Friday, 18 April 2014

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Understand the left case for independence before you dismiss it

The authors of 'Yes - the radical case for Scottish independence' respond to Robert Lamb's criticism of left independence supporters

Opinion | Pete Ramand and James Foley | Wednesday, 16 April 2014

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Video: Ritzy cinema workers strike for a living wage

Britain's most successful arthouse cinema is shut down for the day as Ritzy cinema workers in Brixton, South London, strike for a living wage

Video | Reel News | Tuesday, 15 April 2014

News & Comment

No UK troops for Nato's Ukrainian war games

Letter to Guardian calls on the UK government to pull out of joint military exercises on Ukrainian ...

Ukraine: miners enter the fray

Yesterday a strike broke out at mines in the Luhansk region owned by Rinat Akhmetov an Oligarch and ...

NUT conference report‏: Engage! Pressure! Strike!

One of the most interesting topics at the NUT's conference was not about whether to strike but how m...

Victory against the King’s Lynn incinerator

The people of West Norfolk have finally seen victory in their campaign against the building of a mas...

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Women’s liberation: theory and practice

Fundamental change for women means challenging the priorities of a system based on profit, and that requires connecting women’s movements to the wider fight for change

Women's Liberation | Lindsey German | Friday, 24 May 2013

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Climate change movements: where are we going?

Since 2009, the climate change movement has been losing momentum. But failure should not be taken as the whole story of Copenhagen and its aftermath, argues Elaine Graham-Leigh.

Climate change | Elaine Graham-Leigh | Tuesday, 24 January 2012

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The death of Blair Peach: remembering a day of infamy

Blair Peach was killed 35 years ago. Lindsey German, who knew him as a radical young teacher, looks back at the day in Southall when anti-fascists bore the br...

Opinion | Lindsey German | Wednesday, 23 April 2014

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Doncaster fighting back in support of Care UK strikers

Trade union banners from around the country were visible in support of the Care UK strikers' struggle

Latest News | John Westmoreland | Monday, 21 April 2014

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Video: thousands march against austerity in Paris

Clare Solomon and Danielle Obono report from Paris where around 100,000 people joined a protest organised by the Front de Gauche, the French Communist Party, th...

Video | Clare Solomon | Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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How Vladimir Putin became evil

Tariq Ali:The US and UK condemn him for Crimea but supported him over the war in Chechnya. Why? Because now he refuses to play ball

Opinion | Tariq Ali | Saturday, 29 March 2014

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Ukraine: why being neutral won't stop a war

Chris Nineham argues that being against imperialism in general isn't enough - anti-war activists in the West need to oppose the aggressive expansion of the Nato...

Analysis | Chris Nineham | Sunday, 23 March 2014

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'The enemy is within' - Ukrainian left speak out

Kolesnik Dmitry, editor of a left-wing Ukranian website: 'The enemy is within – whether in Russia, Ukraine or Western countries'

Interview | Kolesnik Dmitry | Wednesday, 26 March 2014

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Manufactured revolutions?

This article by Dragan Plavsic, originally published in June 2005, looks at the dynamics of US imperial manipulation, internal opposition and popular revolt

Analysis | Dragan Plavsic | Thursday, 27 February 2014

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The crisis of the British regime: democracy, protest and the unions

The British political regime faces a crisis of confidence. This report presents empirical evidence for the democratic deficit, growing protest, the state of th...

Theory | Adrian Cousins | Sunday, 27 November 2011

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Victory against the King’s Lynn incinerator

The people of West Norfolk have finally seen victory in their campaign against the building of a mass burn incinerator two miles upwind of King’s Lynn

Latest News | William Alderson | Tuesday, 22 April 2014

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Don't be nostalgic about Tony Blair. His effect on Britain and beyond was toxic

The Iraq war is rightly seen as a defining low point in Blair's career, but the damage he did does not stop there.

Stop the war | Chris Nineham | Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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GCHQ, the Guardian and British political culture: lessons from the Snowden leaks

The surveillance programmes exposed by Edward Snowden reinvented the term 'Orwellian', but the people responsible are getting away with it says Marienna Pop...

Opinion | Marienna Pope-Weidemann | Saturday, 12 April 2014

Book Review

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Crucible of Resistance: Greece, the Eurozone & the World Economic Crisis

Crucible of Resistance examines the crisis in Greece, relating it to the problems of the European economy and discussing strategies for resistance, finds Myrto ...

Book Reviews | Myrto Petsota | Sunday, 20 April 2014

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The wounded beast: US power today

John Rees looks at the fissures in the world system that form the background to renewed drive to intervene in Syria

Analysis | John Rees | Thursday, 29 August 2013

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Kshama Sawant and American Labor’s new voice

Kshama Sawant, of the Socialist Alternative party, becomes the first socialist member of Seattle's city council. Alastair Stephens looks at the huge significanc...

Analysis | Alastair Stephens | Tuesday, 4 February 2014

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Empire and revolution - Syria and the critics of the anti-war movement

John Rees responds to recent discussions on Syria, imperialism and the Arab revolutions

International | John Rees | Wednesday, 1 August 2012

History

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Journalism from below: 100th anniversary of the Workers' Dreadnought

Katherine Connelly looks at the pioneering revolutionary newspaper created by working-class suffragettes

Women's Liberation | Katherine Connelly | Friday, 7 March 2014

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