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First Diane, now Danièle: the media lynching of black women on the radical Left

First Diane, now Danièle: the media lynching of black women on the radical Left

Opinion June 25, 2017

Like Diane Abbott, French leftwing politician Danièle Obono feels the sexism and racism of the right-wing establishment, writes Susan Ram

October 1917: Workers in Power

October 1917: Workers in Power

Book Reviews June 22, 2017

The collection of essays in October 1917 show the Revolution as animated by ‘the irrepressible aspiration of humanity to freedom’, finds Judy Cox...

Electoral success on Corbyn's improbable path to power - interview with Alex Nunns

Electoral success on Corbyn's improbable path to power - interview with Alex Nunns

Interview June 21, 2017

In the wake of Corbyn's electoral success, Feyzi Ismail interviews Alex Nunns, author of 'The Candidate: Jeremy Corbyn's Improbable Path to Power...

Blatant bias hit a wall in this election - media watch

Blatant bias hit a wall in this election - media watch

Analysis June 20, 2017

The mainstream media had a bad election, but it's not all over just yet, argues Des Freedman

The Grenfell Tower fire could have been avoided: this government must be held responsible

The Grenfell Tower fire could have been avoided: this government must be held responsible

Opinion June 14, 2017

The accountability for this tragedy goes all the way up to the government, writes Mona Kamal

Meanwhile in France, voters stayed away:  A tale of two elections

Meanwhile in France, voters stayed away: A tale of two elections

Analysis June 12, 2017

Is this really a surge in support for centrist politics?

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We need a new saying: 'safe as houses' just doesn't cut it anymore

We need a new saying: 'safe as houses' just doesn't cut it anymore

Cladding being tested from buildings around the country since Grenfell have all failed so far - housing isn't safe any more.

June 26, 2017 Lindsey German

Jeremy Corbyn conquers Glastonbury Festival as millions watch worldwide

Jeremy Corbyn conquers Glastonbury Festival as millions watch worldwide

The Labour leader received a welcome ordinarily reserved for rock stars, writes Kara Bryan

June 25, 2017 Kara Bryan

Statement from Durham teaching assistants in response to new deal offered

Statement from Durham teaching assistants in response to new deal offered

The activist committee has serious concerns about the proposal

June 23, 2017 Durham TAs

Multiracial, working class unity in the fight to get justice for Grenfell Tower residents

Multiracial, working class unity in the fight to get justice for Grenfell Tower residents

The emergence of a united, multiracial working class has the power to deliver justice for Grenfell and get rid of the Tories, writes Tom Whittaker ...

June 21, 2017 Tom Whittaker

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

Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

Capitalism in the Web of Life: Ecology and the Accumulation of Capital

Jason Moore shows that capitalism is innately destructive of its environment, but the solution is revolutionary socialist organisation, argues Elaine Graham-...

June 15, 2017 Elaine Graham-Leigh

The Violence of Austerity

The Violence of Austerity

The Violence of Austerity demonstrates the terrible impact of cuts and austerity. It shows why we must keep fighting for radical change, argues Ian Midd...

June 7, 2017 Ian Middlebrook

The Dictator, the Revolution, the Machine: A Political Account of Joseph Stalin

The Dictator, the Revolution, the Machine: A Political Account of Joseph Stalin

Tony McKenna’s compelling Marxist biography of Stalin disproves the allegation that October 1917 led directly to the dictator’s atrocities, argue...

June 1, 2017 Sean Ledwith

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