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A Party with Socialists in It - book review

A Party with Socialists in It - book review

Book Reviews September 13, 2018

A history of the left in the Labour Party highlights the need for a strong extra-parliamentary movement, argues Chris Nineham

Is Israel a racist endeavour?

Is Israel a racist endeavour?

Opinion September 11, 2018

Israel is a racist state and supporting Palestine is an anti-racist, anti-colonial struggle argues Shabbir Lakha

The TUC are wrong about a second referendum

The TUC are wrong about a second referendum

Opinion September 11, 2018

A second referendum would be a disaster for the working people the TUC are supposed to represent, argues Reuben Bard-Rosenberg

Boris is going for brutal Brexit - weekly briefing

Boris is going for brutal Brexit - weekly briefing

Opinion September 10, 2018

From blustering buffoon to Trumpish racist, Johnson’s recasting himself for a new wave of reactionary and anti-working class politics, writes Lindsey German&nbs...

It's time to fight back: help launch Counterfire Media

It's time to fight back: help launch Counterfire Media

Opinion September 7, 2018

We are launching Counterfire Media. We need your help to do so.

Corbyn’s leadership in danger

Corbyn’s leadership in danger

Analysis September 4, 2018

The defeat for the Palestinian cause at the hands of the Labour Party’s NEC should not be underestimated

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To be called a political artist is no insult - Rachid Taha tribute

To be called a political artist is no insult - Rachid Taha tribute

An obituary for iconic Algerian singer who stood up against war and racism

September 17, 2018 David Wilson

Learnt nothing and forgotten everything: the next crash is coming - weekly briefing

Learnt nothing and forgotten everything: the next crash is coming - weekly briefing

Finance capital is a game for the rich and when it goes wrong it's our side who are expected to pay the price, argues Lindsey German

September 17, 2018 Lindsey German

Media and the infrastructure of radical movements

Media and the infrastructure of radical movements

Our movements need media that inspire mass participation, amplifying analysis to reach new audiences turning to the left, writes Des Freedman

September 17, 2018 Des Freedman

Israel's wall in Bethlehem: militarising Rachel's Tomb

Israel's wall in Bethlehem: militarising Rachel's Tomb

Palestinians are increasingly restricted in daily life and access to the holy site due to an illegal wall and military raids, reports J...

September 14, 2018 Jamie Naylor

Theory

Media and the infrastructure of radical movements

Media and the infrastructure of radical movements

Our movements need media that inspire mass participation, amplifying analysis to reach new audiences turning to the left, writes Des Freedman

September 17, 2018 Des Freedman

Socialism: utopian and scientific - an introduction

Socialism: utopian and scientific - an introduction

Engels’ popular pamphlet offers one of the best concise accounts of capitalist development and an accessible introduction to Marx's revolutionar...

June 20, 2018 John Rees

The limits of Keynesianism part 5: can the working class make advances within capitalism?

The limits of Keynesianism part 5: can the working class make advances within capitalism?

In the final part of our series, Dominic Alexander looks at how working class advancement means moving beyond the confines of reformism

May 18, 2018 Dominic Alexander

Books

Dead-End Lives: Drugs and Violence in the City Shadows - book review

Dead-End Lives: Drugs and Violence in the City Shadows - book review

A study of poverty and drug addiction in the slums outside Madrid reveals the callous and destructive nature of the neoliberal city, argues Chris Bambery ...

September 6, 2018 Chris Bambery

A New Hope for Mexico - book review

A New Hope for Mexico - book review

AMLO, the new Mexican president, represents a break from neoliberalism, despite the political limitations of his programme, argues Orlando Hill

August 30, 2018 Orlando Hill

Justice Denied: Friends, Foes and the Miners' Strike - book review

Justice Denied: Friends, Foes and the Miners' Strike - book review

The Miners’ Strike was a major class defeat, but as the essays in Justice Denied show, it is also a beacon for the collective values that persist, argu...

August 23, 2018 Sofie Mason

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