Left Unity: code of conduct or a safe spaces nightmare?

How to vote at conference- Mike Macnair explains the Communist Platform’s recommendations for November 15-16

According to the Institutes (533CE), an introductory law textbook enacted by the late Roman emperor, Justinian (reigned 527-565CE), “A statute is the type of law which the Roman people used to make on the motion of a senatorial magistrate: for instance, a consul. A plebiscite is the kind which the plebeians used to enact on the motion of a plebeian magistrate, such as a tribune.”

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Letters

Propagandists; Gift to Zionism; Courage; Feel the poppy; Not exploited; Free schools; Total surrender

Left Unity: Funny goings-on

Some members of Left Unity are too quick to throw in the towel, reckons Paul Demarty

Left Unity: Background, prospects and secret trials

Jack Conrad introduced a session on Left Unity at this year’s Communist University

Keep on keeping on

Mark Fischer enjoyed himself at Socialism 2014

Threat of witch-hunt averted

Stan Keable reports on the Labour Representation Committee’s November 8 annual conference

‘March of history’ and the question of agency

Immanuel Wallerstein, Randall Collins, Michael Mann, Georgi Derluguian, Craig Calhoun Does capitalism have a future? Oxford University Press, 2013, pp192, £14.99

Coup that never was

The campaign against Ed Miliband is part of a long tradition, writes Eddie Ford

Striking a chord

It's not just the size of your readership that counts...

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