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Catalonia Waiting

Catalonia Waiting

Latest News October 21, 2017

The mass movement can create an independent Catalonia and must be supported across Europe, argues Chris Bambery

Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason - book review

Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason - book review

Book Reviews October 19, 2017

David Harvey’s latest book, using all three volumes of Marx’s Capital, demonstrates the social irrationality of modern capitalism, finds Dominic ...

Universal Credit: gross incompetence or calculated cruelty?

Universal Credit: gross incompetence or calculated cruelty?

Opinion October 19, 2017

After the defeat for the government over its welfare reforms, we have to do everything we can to sweep it away

Who was James Connolly?

Who was James Connolly?

History October 13, 2017

In the first of our series looking at significant revolutionary figures, Chris Bambery asks what Irish republican James Connolly can tell us about the...

The Spanish state has ensured Catalonia's exit

The Spanish state has ensured Catalonia's exit

Opinion October 7, 2017

Further repression will only radicalise the situation in Catalonia further, argues Chris Bambery

May Day, May Day! The Tory ship is sinking

May Day, May Day! The Tory ship is sinking

Analysis October 4, 2017

John Rees on the reasons for the Tory debacle and what comes next

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Theresa May's government is busy doing nothing, but we're still suffering - weekly briefing

Theresa May's government is busy doing nothing, but we're still suffering - weekly briefing

The ruling party of the ruling class may be in limbo but our side has no time to lose, argues Lindsey German

October 23, 2017 Lindsey German

BDS: a response to the University of Manchester's Balfour Celebration

BDS: a response to the University of Manchester's Balfour Celebration

The University of Manchester's decision to celebrate a document that has led to a hundred years of crimes against the Palestinians cannot be allowed to stand un...

October 20, 2017 Huda Ammori

The October Revolution in 1917, the Algerian Revolution in November 1954,  and the victory of Dien Bien Phu

The October Revolution in 1917, the Algerian Revolution in November 1954, and the victory of Dien Bien Phu

Mohammed Walid Grine's translation of Kateb Yacine's short work on the chronology of anti-imperialist struggle

October 20, 2017 Kateb Yacine

The Women's Revolution: Russia 1905 - 1917

The Women's Revolution: Russia 1905 - 1917

A fascinating account of the central role of women in the Russian Revolution

October 20, 2017 Counterfire

Theory

The 24 hour day: women, work and class

The 24 hour day: women, work and class

Lindsey German argues for the development of a theory that can respond to changes in work organisation and the feminisation of the workforce

September 26, 2017 Lindsey German

Lenin, state and revolution: an introduction

Lenin, state and revolution: an introduction

Lenin’s classic pamphlet on the role of the state in capitalist society has lost none of its relevance, writes Dragan Plavšić

August 3, 2017 Dragan Plavšić

Georg Lukacs and the actuality of revolution

Georg Lukacs and the actuality of revolution

Hungarian Marxist Georg Lukacs is under attack. We repost a talk given by Chris Nineham at the recent conference in Budapest to defend him   ...

May 6, 2017 Chris Nineham

Books

The Strange Death of Liberal England - book review

The Strange Death of Liberal England - book review

A classic history of the years before World War I is also a source of inspiration for those who wish to create a more equal and just society, argues Alex Sno...

October 12, 2017 Alex Snowdon

Bob Crow: Socialist, Leader, Fighter - book review

Bob Crow: Socialist, Leader, Fighter - book review

A new biography of Bob Crow shows why he can be considered as the most effective union leader of his generation, argues Graham Kirkwood

October 5, 2017 Graham Kirkwood

The Bolsheviks Come to Power - book review

The Bolsheviks Come to Power - book review

Rabinowitch’s classic account of 1917 reveals the mass, popular nature of the October Revolution led by the Bolsheviks, argues Chris Nineham

September 28, 2017 Chris Nineham

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