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France: savage labour law vs strikes and blockades

France: savage labour law vs strikes and blockades

Latest News May 24, 2016

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

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

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

Opinion May 19, 2016

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

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

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

Health, wealth and revolution: the fight for the NHS

Health, wealth and revolution: the fight for the NHS

Opinion May 12, 2016

Mona Kamal outlines the next steps in the junior doctors' campaign, and in preventing the wholesale privatisation of the NHS

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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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

France in the streets: against the government and the EU

France in the streets: against the government and the EU

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 ...

May 19, 2016 Kevin Ovenden

'Left-wing antisemitism': anatomy of an accusation

'Left-wing antisemitism': anatomy of an accusation

Leo Fischer argues the best response to accusations of antisemitism is to educate, organise and emphasise the continuing human rights abuses committed in Pal...

May 18, 2016 Leo Fischer

Chilean student movement: back in the streets for free education

Chilean student movement: back in the streets for free education

As the Tories announce plans to remove the cap on tuition fees, Hector Rios looks at how Chilean education was marketised, and how students are resisting ...

May 17, 2016 Hector Rios

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

The end of Blairism: Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party and the left

The end of Blairism: Jeremy Corbyn, the Labour Party and the left

New Labour orthodoxies, dominant in the Labour Party for at least two decades, are crumbling writes Alex Snowdon

August 27, 2015 Alex Snowdon

Anti-union bill is an attack on us all

Anti-union bill is an attack on us all

The Tories are planning the biggest assault on rights at work since the 1980s. Peter Stauber spoke to Richard Allday of Unite the Union’s National Exec...

October 18, 2015 Peter Stauber

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

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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