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Heading for chaos

28 Sep 2017

Yassamine Mather looks at the reaction to the independence referendum

Poisoned fudge

28 Sep 2017

Mike Macnair explains why NEC concessions to the JLM will only serve to whet the right’s appetite

‘I’m not an anti-Semite!’

28 Sep 2017

Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi, delegate from Chingford and Woolford Green CLP and media officer of the newly founded Jewish Voice for Labour, received a standing ovation following this speech

Conference didn’t buy it

28 Sep 2017

Delegates identify with the Palestinian cause and reject the smears, writes Kat Gugino

Labour First on the run

28 Sep 2017

Gerry Green watched them scarper

Stuffed parrots and Momentum texts

28 Sep 2017

There was a joyous, even jubilant mood, but the decision-making was opaque, writes first-time delegate Gerry Green

Now the real work begins

28 Sep 2017

The left made limited, but real, gains at conference, reports Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists

Hire and fire as they please

21 Sep 2017

With union combativity languishing, writes Michael Roberts, real wages continue to fall despite full employment

Humpty Dumpty and ‘anti-Semitism’

21 Sep 2017

The Jewish Labour Movement claims its rule change has been adopted by the Labour Party NEC, Kat Gugino, of Labour Party Marxists, begs to differ

New assault on migrants

21 Sep 2017

Trump’s latest moves emphasise once again the need for the left to get its act together, writes Peter Moody

Boris’s cunning plan

21 Sep 2017

Foreign secretary will never be good enough for Boris Johnson, reckons Paul Demarty - but the top job is hardly guaranteed

In the footsteps of Lenin

21 Sep 2017

The official CPGB’s leading theoretician, Rajani Palme Dutt, followed the example of Lenin when assessing the reputation of Karl Kautsky, writes Lawrence Parker

Keep up the pressure

21 Sep 2017

Labour’s NEC has opened the door for much-needed change - now the left needs to take advantage of that opening, says Carla Roberts

Strange battle lines

14 Sep 2017

David Sherrief says that the Tories are acting against the interests of big capital. Expect compromises and gruelling late-night sittings

Where next for the ANC?

14 Sep 2017

Are there hopeful signs amidst the poverty and corruption? South African socialist, author and journalist Terry Bell addressed a London Communist Forum on September 10