WW archiveIssue 1137
12 January 2017
Reduced to a corpse?
We knew it was coming, says Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists, but the sheer cynicism of Jon Lansman’s coup is staggering
Once team Momentum announced its “online survey” of all members and supporters, the result was a forgone conclusion. In plebiscites the dictator gets to ask the question and barring accidents they get the result they want. Not only were the questions loaded, they were also disgracefully backed up by Jeremy Corbyn, Clive Lewis and Diane Abbott. Topping it all it was team Momentum which did the count ... a wonderful opportunity to gerrymander.
Animals first; In a nutshell; Sanctions; STP baloney; Backstabber
Obituary: John Berger, November 5 1926-January 2 2017, Sarah Black remembers
William Sarsfield of Labour Party Marxists looks at the new Lansman constitution
Backpedalling will not save Jeremy Corbyn, argues Paul Demarty
Jeremy Corbyn cannot ‘triangulate’ between soft Brexit and hard Brexit, writes Eddie Ford
Is there a Hebrew nation and how should it be defined? Moshé Machover proposes a strategy envisaging the defeat of Zionism
Harley Filben reviews: Gareth Edwards (director), Rogue one: a Star Wars story, general release
Opposition to imperialism does not mean support for Assad, argues Yassamine Mather, and the myth of the moderate opposition is busted
Robbie Rix was pleased to see extra cash in the Christmas stocking, but the Weekly Worker needs that every month