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A People’s History of Modern Europe

A People’s History of Modern Europe

Book Reviews May 25, 2017

Pelz’s People’s History of Modern Europe gives an illuminating history of the class struggles and revolts which accompanied the modernisatio...

Armed force on the streets: the French experience

Armed force on the streets: the French experience

Opinion May 24, 2017

France’s state of emergency has suspended civil liberties while failing to stop the menace of terrorism

Dementia tax u-turn: Theresa May’s contempt for the electorate

Dementia tax u-turn: Theresa May’s contempt for the electorate

Latest News May 23, 2017

Theresa May has done something that no party leader has done before - discarding a manifesto pledge days after it was announced

Vote Labour and prepare to fight

Vote Labour and prepare to fight

Opinion May 20, 2017

As the election approaches, we have a momentous fight on our hands

Tories of the world unite: why Theresa May's "workers' rights" are anything but

Tories of the world unite: why Theresa May's "workers' rights" are anything but

Analysis May 16, 2017

As Theresa May tries to appeal to working class voters, Chris Bambery takes a look at the reality behind the rhetoric

Where will the money come from?

Where will the money come from?

Opinion May 14, 2017

Higher taxes on the richest people are the key to funding Labour's policies

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Manchester attack: the terror and the news

Manchester attack: the terror and the news

We would all benefit from a journalism that didn’t resort to tired stereotypes and instead expands our understanding of a violent world

May 25, 2017 Des Freedman

Trump: a shambles of Nixonian proportions

Trump: a shambles of Nixonian proportions

As the US president’s troubles deepen, he could drag the United States into a full-blown constitutional crisis

May 25, 2017 Sean Ledwith

The coming war in Labour

The coming war in Labour

A Corbyn-led government will provoke a determined backlash from the British establishment, including the Labour right. Radical social movements must be ...

May 24, 2017 Tom Whittaker

Theatre review: Richard III

Theatre review: Richard III

The Arcola Theatre‘s production of Shakespeare‘s play is an unsettling experience

May 24, 2017 Tom Griffiths

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

The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts

The Econocracy: The Perils of Leaving Economics to the Experts

The Econocracy calls for reform and democratisation of the field of Economics so that it may suit the present needs of our society, finds Orlando Hill ...

May 18, 2017 Orlando Hill

W.E.B. Du Bois: Revolutionary Across the Color Line

W.E.B. Du Bois: Revolutionary Across the Color Line

This biography reveals W.E.B. Du Bois as a radical and revolutionary thinker who challenged capitalism, imperialism and racism, finds Adam Tomes

May 11, 2017 Adam Tomes

The Battle of Grangemouth: A Worker's Story

The Battle of Grangemouth: A Worker's Story

The story of the Grangemouth dispute of 2013 contains important lessons for trade unionism and the labour movement in general, argues Kevin Crane

May 4, 2017 Kevin Crane

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