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Berlusconi's back: Things are not looking good in Italy

Berlusconi's back: Things are not looking good in Italy

Analysis February 21, 2018

The hatred the elite in Italy have inspired, is, for the moment, flowing rightwards, finds Chris Bambery

The false dream of Europe threatens the left - weekly briefing

The false dream of Europe threatens the left - weekly briefing

Opinion February 19, 2018

Those trying to force Corbyn to change his position on Brexit are paving the way for disaster, argues Lindsey German

The EU has derailed left governments at least three times - don’t let Corbyn be next.

The EU has derailed left governments at least three times - don’t let Corbyn be next.

Analysis February 17, 2018

The Labour right is now focusing on the European Union to attack Corbyn - Chris Nineham shows why this is a dangerous moment

15 years on from the biggest protest in British history

15 years on from the biggest protest in British history

History February 16, 2018

Lindsey German looks back at the day in 2003 that millions took to the streets to protest the Iraq war

Studies in Pre-Capitalist Modes of Production - book review

Studies in Pre-Capitalist Modes of Production - book review

Book Reviews February 15, 2018

This collection of studies on pre-capitalist societies develops vital debates on the application of the Marxist method to history in general, argues Dominic ...

Biggest ever strike in higher education? UCU members prepare to defend pensions

Biggest ever strike in higher education? UCU members prepare to defend pensions

Latest News February 14, 2018

As education workers get ready to strike, Des Freedman, a professor at Goldsmiths University, tells us what we can do to support them

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Solidarity with striking lecturers - resolution

Solidarity with striking lecturers - resolution

Resolution to submit at your Union branches/CLPs/elsewhere in solidarity with UCU members going on strike from Thursday

February 21, 2018 Counterfire

Why we strike: why lecturers need your support

Why we strike: why lecturers need your support

As university staff are set to take strike action, two lecturers, Des Freedman and Vladimir Unkovski-Korica explain why you should support the strike ...

February 20, 2018 Des Freedman and Vladimir Unkovski-Korica

'Making France great again': Macron to bring back compulsory military service

'Making France great again': Macron to bring back compulsory military service

Macron is at one with Trump in his quest for a return to national ‘greatness’ with his call for compulsory military service argues Susan Ram

February 19, 2018 Susan Ram

The radical case against the single market is no myth

The radical case against the single market is no myth

In response to a recently published report, Reuben Bard-Rosenberg takes apart some of the arguments made by the Labour Campaign for the Single Market ...

February 19, 2018 Reuben Bard-Rosenberg

Theory

Istvan Meszaros and Marx's theory of alienation

Istvan Meszaros and Marx's theory of alienation

The late Hungarian philosopher explained how alienation can only be overcome by collective action which challenges capitalist relations of production ...

November 19, 2017 Judy Cox

The 24 hour day: women, work and class

The 24 hour day: women, work and class

Lindsey German argues for the development of a theory that can respond to changes in work organisation and the feminisation of the workforce

September 26, 2017 Lindsey German

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

Books

The Politics of Immigration: Questions and Answers - book review

The Politics of Immigration: Questions and Answers - book review

The Politics of Immigration gives supporters of migrants the ammunition to answer back any anti-immigration argument, finds Orlando Hill

February 8, 2018 Orlando Hill

Trump in the White House: Tragedy and Farce - book review

Trump in the White House: Tragedy and Farce - book review

Trump's presidency is a highly dangerous force, but to defeat its reactionary policies, its nature must be understood, argues Graham Kirkwood

February 1, 2018 Graham Kirkwood

The Economic Struggle for Power in Tito's Yugoslavia - book review

The Economic Struggle for Power in Tito's Yugoslavia - book review

Vladimir Unkovski-Korica locates the roots of Yugoslavia’s bloody collapse in the ‘market socialism’ of the Tito years

January 25, 2018 Dragan Plavšić

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