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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, June 2018. Photo: Wikimedia Commons

The socialist challenge to Trump

The Trump nightmare has fired up left organisation in the US to electorally challenging the establishment, writes Sean Ledwith

  • Written by Sean Ledwith
  • Category: Analysis
Emmanuel Macron at at the Annual Meeting 2016 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, January 22, 2016.

Project Macron in crisis

From the Benalla affair to the Hulot resignation and plunging poll ratings, there's no end in sight for the troubles of the French President, writes Susan Ram

  • Written by Susan Ram
  • Category: Analysis
Theresa May. Photo: Flickr/EU2017EE Estonian Presidency

The Salzburg shakedown

May is toast... unless a second referendum throws her a lifeline, argues John Rees

  • Written by John Rees
  • Category: Analysis
A tornado in the Baltic Sea from 2015

The dangers we face

The current ascendancy of the left in the UK is beset by serious threats. They must be faced and defeated, argues John Rees

  • Written by John Rees
  • Category: Analysis
European far right leaders at the European Parliament on May 28 2014 - Salvini (Lega Nord), Vilimsky (FPÖ), Le Pen (FN), Wilders (PVV), Annemans (VB).

The rise of the far right - and how we stop it

As fascist organisation grows across Europe, assisted by the populist right, our history of struggle directs us to a path of united resistance led by socialist ideas, argues John Westmoreland

  • Written by John Westmoreland
  • Category: Analysis