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Upsurge in France: a revolt against the European economic order

Upsurge in France: a revolt against the European economic order

Opinion May 25, 2016

France's working class is taking a sledgehammer to Hollande's neoliberal reforms - an echo of the European economic machine writes Reuben Bard-Rosenb...

The Letters of Joe Hill

The Letters of Joe Hill

Book Reviews May 19, 2016

The collected writing of a folk balladeer, Wobbly and activist inspires workers and scares the right in equal measure today, finds Adam Tomes

France in the streets: against the government and the EU

France in the streets: against the government and the EU

Analysis May 19, 2016

If you want to understand what the EU is, then look at its intervention today – teargas on the streets of French cities, argues Kevin Ovenden ...

The dying days of a dying regime

The dying days of a dying regime

Analysis May 16, 2016

These are end times for David Cameron’s rule, but our side still has to act, argues Chris Bambery

Danny Dorling: the centre cannot hold - podcast

Danny Dorling: the centre cannot hold - podcast

Podcast May 14, 2016

We spoke to radical geographer Danny Dorling about all things money and politics, before Dangerous Times Festival later this month

Five simple reasons why you should come to Dangerous Times Festival 2016

Five simple reasons why you should come to Dangerous Times Festival 2016

Latest News May 10, 2016

The left is in a position where it can actually win. It is essential we come together to discuss how to fight for a better world

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Lecturers' strike: fighting for fairness and the future

Lecturers' strike: fighting for fairness and the future

Higher education (HE) workers across the country took the first of two consecutive days' strike action in the campaign for fair pay. Graham Kirkwood repo...

May 25, 2016 Graham Kirkwood

France: savage labour law vs strikes and blockades

France: savage labour law vs strikes and blockades

Class struggle is back in France, with some surprising new initiatives, reports Paris-based activist John Mullen

May 25, 2016 John Mullen

Unions: the EU offers us nothing

Unions: the EU offers us nothing

Many trade unionists will be voting to leave the EU in the upcoming referendum. An ASLEF, BFAWU and RMT statement explains why

May 21, 2016 ASLEF, BFAWU, RMT

The courage of conviction: why a tactical 'remain' vote makes no sense

The courage of conviction: why a tactical 'remain' vote makes no sense

Vladimir Unkovski-Korica points out the glaring contradictions in Paul Mason's argument to boycott the EU referendum

May 19, 2016 Vladimir Unkovski-Korica

Theory

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

Rosa Luxemburg’s The Mass Strike - key texts

Rosa Luxemburg’s The Mass Strike - key texts

Rosa Luxemburg argued that the majority of people would be won to socialism through struggle, writes Paul Vernell in this introduction to The Mass Strike ...

April 3, 2016 Paul Vernell

Editors picks

Labour: a party always divided

Labour: a party always divided

As support for Jeremy Corbyn has grown so has the determination of those who have run Labour for years to hang on to as much power as they can - this is not ...

September 20, 2015 Lindsey German

Another Europe is necessary

Another Europe is necessary

We cannot be neutral with regard to the upcoming referendum on EU membership. If Britain votes to stay in, we will be effectively signing up to all of Europe...

September 20, 2015 Reuben Bard-Rosenberg

 Lenin and the Labour Party - lessons for today?

Lenin and the Labour Party - lessons for today?

As Jeremy Corbyn's campaign for Labour leader gains seemingly unstoppable momentum, John Rees looks at some of the debates on the left at the time of the...

August 9, 2015 John Rees

Books

Against Capitalist Education

Against Capitalist Education

Against Capitalist Education is a striking call for education to be freed of the straightjacket of the capitalist market, finds Phil Armstrong ...

May 12, 2016 Phil Armstrong

War Against the People

War Against the People

Jeff Halper’s War Against the People exposes the global role of Israel’s military and security industry, finds Kit Klarenberg ...

May 6, 2016 Kit Klarenberg

Lean Out

Lean Out

Foster’s Lean Out rejects the neoliberal feminism of the likes of Sheryl Sandberg and Clinton. Feminism must be about inequality, argues Lindsey G...

April 28, 2016 Lindsey German

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