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October 1917: Workers in Power

October 1917: Workers in Power

Book Reviews June 22, 2017

The collection of essays in October 1917 show the Revolution as animated by ‘the irrepressible aspiration of humanity to freedom’, finds Judy Cox...

Electoral success on Corbyn's improbable path to power - interview with Alex Nunns

Electoral success on Corbyn's improbable path to power - interview with Alex Nunns

Interview June 21, 2017

In the wake of Corbyn's electoral success, Feyzi Ismail interviews Alex Nunns, author of 'The Candidate: Jeremy Corbyn's Improbable Path to Power...

Blatant bias hit a wall in this election - media watch

Blatant bias hit a wall in this election - media watch

Analysis June 20, 2017

The mainstream media had a bad election, but it's not all over just yet, argues Des Freedman

The Grenfell Tower fire could have been avoided: this government must be held responsible

The Grenfell Tower fire could have been avoided: this government must be held responsible

Opinion June 14, 2017

The accountability for this tragedy goes all the way up to the government, writes Mona Kamal

Meanwhile in France, voters stayed away:  A tale of two elections

Meanwhile in France, voters stayed away: A tale of two elections

Analysis June 12, 2017

Is this really a surge in support for centrist politics?

The election which showed that class is back - Final Election briefing (for now)

The election which showed that class is back - Final Election briefing (for now)

Opinion June 11, 2017

All change - and things are shifting in our direction at last, writes Lindsey German

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Multiracial, working class unity in the fight to get justice for Grenfell Tower residents

Multiracial, working class unity in the fight to get justice for Grenfell Tower residents

The emergence of a united, multiracial working class has the power to deliver justice for Grenfell and get rid of the Tories, writes Tom Whittaker ...

June 21, 2017 Tom Whittaker

In France, the election boycott intensifies:  Macron’s ‘landslide victory’ reveals its feet of clay

In France, the election boycott intensifies: Macron’s ‘landslide victory’ reveals its feet of clay

The majority of the French electorate did not vote in the second round of France's legislative elections. Susan Ram analyses the implications

June 19, 2017 Susan Ram

Finsbury Park attack: Stop the War Coalition statement

Finsbury Park attack: Stop the War Coalition statement

The atmosphere of Islamophobia in which attacks on Muslims are becoming all too familiar has been whipped up throughout the 'War on Terror'.

June 19, 2017 Stop the War Coalition

Grenfell Tower fire: anger rising

Grenfell Tower fire: anger rising

With the death toll slowly rising but information still largely considered inaccurate, anger is growing. Jenny Allington reports from the ground.

June 19, 2017 Jenny Allington

Theory

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

The Jews, Israel and the Holocaust - key texts

The Jews, Israel and the Holocaust - key texts

The Blairites' crocodile tears are about defending empire, writes David Moyles in this introduction to The Jews, Israel and the Holocaust  ...

May 3, 2016 David Moyles

The Communist Manifesto - key texts

The Communist Manifesto - key texts

The Communist Manifesto is a pamphlet that refuses to die. As incendiary as the day it was published, Paul Vernell unpacks this founding document

April 8, 2016 Paul Vernell

Books

Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

Jason Moore shows that capitalism is innately destructive of its environment, but the solution is revolutionary socialist organisation, argues Elaine Graham-...

June 15, 2017 Elaine Graham-Leigh

The Violence of Austerity

The Violence of Austerity

The Violence of Austerity demonstrates the terrible impact of cuts and austerity. It shows why we must keep fighting for radical change, argues Ian Midd...

June 7, 2017 Ian Middlebrook

The Dictator, the Revolution, the Machine: A Political Account of Joseph Stalin

The Dictator, the Revolution, the Machine: A Political Account of Joseph Stalin

Tony McKenna’s compelling Marxist biography of Stalin disproves the allegation that October 1917 led directly to the dictator’s atrocities, argue...

June 1, 2017 Sean Ledwith

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