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Unity and persistence have paid off for Barts workers

Unity and persistence have paid off for Barts workers

Latest News September 22, 2017

Cleaners, porters, and catering staff in Barts NHS Trust have won a deal after 24 days of strike action and plenty of protest

How the Establishment Lost Control - book review

How the Establishment Lost Control - book review

Book Reviews September 21, 2017

Chris Nineham’s new book is both digestible for those new to radical politics and presents an engaging analysis for experienced activists, argues Martin Hall ...

German elections: 'The first time in decades that a party with a fascist wing is going to enter parliament'

German elections: 'The first time in decades that a party with a fascist wing is going to enter parliament'

Interview September 21, 2017

Mark Bergfeld talks to Counterfire about Merkel‘s popularity and the deeper roots of the rise of the right-wing AfD

The Acting Class review - A necessary declaration of intent from working-class actors

The Acting Class review - A necessary declaration of intent from working-class actors

Arts Review September 19, 2017

Without the bank of mum and dad as support, opportunities in the arts are becoming non-existent. This new documentary is a cry of anger against this class in...

Scottish independence: three years on from the vote

Scottish independence: three years on from the vote

Analysis September 18, 2017

Class and the question of Scottish independence are inextricably linked, argues Chris Bambery

How the Establishment Lost Control - an interview with Chris Nineham

How the Establishment Lost Control - an interview with Chris Nineham

Interview September 12, 2017

How did the establishment get it so wrong? Alistair Cartwright talks to Chris Nineham about his new myth-busting book

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Robots and AI: utopia or dystopia? part one

Robots and AI: utopia or dystopia? part one

Robots will not end the contradictions within capitalist accumulation, argues Michael Roberts

September 23, 2017 Michael Roberts

Theatre review: Angel

Theatre review: Angel

Angel is the deeply moving and memorable story of a heroic female Kurdish sniper in Syria

September 23, 2017 Tom Griffiths

BA strike: no backing down after 85 days

BA strike: no backing down after 85 days

Today’s militants are learning old lessons in double-quick time, writes Isabel Carr

September 22, 2017 Isabel Carr

The Corbyn Effect: everything changes - book extract

The Corbyn Effect: everything changes - book extract

In an exclusive edited extract from his new book The Corbyn Effect Mark Perryman describes a decisive rupture in British politics.

September 22, 2017 Mark Perryman

Theory

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

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

Books

The Corbyn Effect: everything changes - book extract

The Corbyn Effect: everything changes - book extract

In an exclusive edited extract from his new book The Corbyn Effect Mark Perryman describes a decisive rupture in British politics.

September 22, 2017 Mark Perryman

Corbyn and the chances of change – book extract

Corbyn and the chances of change – book extract

In this final extract from How the Establishment Lost Control Chris Nineham outlines why a radical extra-parliamentary movement is needed to secure decisive ...

September 14, 2017 Chris Nineham

Night Thoughts - book review

Night Thoughts - book review

Night Thoughts is the subversive musings that Wallace Shawn cannot admit during the day; witty and involving, the book should be spread widely, finds Dominic...

September 14, 2017 Dominic Alexander

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