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Caught in the crossfire: why Western intervention in Syria must end

Caught in the crossfire: why Western intervention in Syria must end

Analysis July 23, 2016

Terrorism is a product above all of Western interventions, argues Lindsey German. Only when they end will there be a chance for peace

Wall Street’s Think Tank

Wall Street’s Think Tank

Book Reviews July 21, 2016

Wall Street’s Think Tank shows that the Council on Foreign Relations is a pivotal institution for the US ruling class, finds Dominic Alexander ...

No time for faint hearts

No time for faint hearts

Opinion July 21, 2016

We have got this far by being radical, argues Chris Nineham, and now is not the time to moderate the message

They call it unity but it's really war

They call it unity but it's really war

Opinion July 19, 2016

Owen Smith is being painted as a unity candidate. Chris Nineham argues he is in fact spearheading a war on the majority of the Labour Party

Chilcot, parliament and Tony Blair’s lies

Chilcot, parliament and Tony Blair’s lies

Opinion July 15, 2016

The state is still using pro-war rhetoric to cloud the truth behind the War on Terror, argues Lindsey German 

Only a Corbyn victory can open a path out of the crisis

Only a Corbyn victory can open a path out of the crisis

Analysis July 3, 2016

The post-referendum crisis can only be resolved by the left, argues John Rees

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Brazil coup: will the left respond?

Brazil coup: will the left respond?

Héctor Rios takes a look at the context of the impeachment of Dilma Rousseff

July 22, 2016 Héctor Rios

Turkey: Erbakan, Erdogan and after

Turkey: Erbakan, Erdogan and after

Alastair Stephens finds lessons for the movement in his analysis of the recent coup attempt in Turkey

July 22, 2016 Alastair Stephens

Trident: it's about power not peace

Trident: it's about power not peace

MPs voted through a military programme that has no rationale, argues Alex Bennett. The campaign to against renewal must go on

July 22, 2016 Alex Bennett

Black Lives Matter: getting organised

Black Lives Matter: getting organised

Shabbir Lakha reports on this week's London activist meeting of Black Lives Matter, as participants discuss the next steps for the movement  ...

July 21, 2016 Shabbir Lakha

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

Strategy beyond the referendum

Strategy beyond the referendum

As the established order falls apart, Chris Bambery argues how the left should respond

June 27, 2016 Chris Bambery

Farage: sex, lies and Islamophobia

Farage: sex, lies and Islamophobia

Nigel Farage's latest outburst is part of a growing sexualisation of racism, argues Lindsey German

June 8, 2016 Lindsey German

Why African-Caribbeans should vote for a Left Exit from the EU

Why African-Caribbeans should vote for a Left Exit from the EU

As well as the EU's role in economic and social devastation in Africa, minority ethnic groups in Europe bear the brunt of EU austerity argues Kwesi Adabu...

June 15, 2016 Kwesi Adabunu

Books

China on Strike: Narratives of Workers' Resistance

China on Strike: Narratives of Workers' Resistance

China on Strike gives in insights into Chinese workers’ struggles and the nature of capitalism in China, writes Orlando Hill

July 14, 2016 Orlando Hill

The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations Are Shaping a Climate-Changed World

The Secure and the Dispossessed: How the Military and Corporations Are Shaping a Climate-Changed World

Climate change is driven by the demand for profits, but the ruling class is recasting it as a security issue, finds William Alderson

July 7, 2016 William Alderson

Chaos and Caliphate: Jihadis and the West in the Struggle for the Middle East

Chaos and Caliphate: Jihadis and the West in the Struggle for the Middle East

Repeated, arrogant western interventions from 2003 to today lie behind the rise of IS, as two recent books agree, argues Sean Ledwith

June 30, 2016 Sean Ledwith

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