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Benedict XVI and the struggle for Europe

21 Sep 2006

There is more to the pope's Regensburg speech than a crude attack on islam. Jack Conrad investigates

Signing up

21 Sep 2006

Dave Isaacson reports about Communist Students' first activities

Launch of Communist Students

14 Sep 2006

Mary Godwin reports from the September 9 aggregate of CPGB members. On the agenda: student politics, our perspectives for the coming period and leadership elections

New Tebbit test

07 Sep 2006

Mary Godwin reports on the crisis of multiculturalism - and why communists should have never supported it

Solidarity and sex

31 Aug 2006

The first human revolution was led by women, argues Chris Knight of the Radical Anthropology Group

Prostitution policy and the NOTW smears

10 Aug 2006

Mike Macnair remembers the discussion in the SSP over the question of prostitution

Prophet flawed

10 Aug 2006

Green Party member Derek Wall remembers Murray Bookchin (1921-2006)

Keeping silent over 'offensive' film

03 Aug 2006

Huw Bynon reports on the protests surrounding the film version of Monica Ali's novel Brick Lane - and wonders why Respect and the Socialist Workers Party will not comment

The science of solidarity

03 Aug 2006

Chris Knight of the Radical Anthropology Group looks at the 'selfish gene' revolution - and draws some rather different conclusions from moralistic liberals

Identity and class

27 Jul 2006

After watching the repeat of the BBC series, Lefties, Gordon Downie discusses how the capitalist media misrepresents radical movements of the left

Wind that shakes the establishment

29 Jun 2006

Anne Mc Shane reviews Ken Loach's The wind that shakes the barley

No future in the past

29 Jun 2006

Jack Conrad questions the romantic image of prehistory presented by green thinkers

Nation in a state

29 Jun 2006

World cup: does England's footballing performance reflect the national condition? Lawrence Parker investigates

Not fit for purpose

22 Jun 2006

In the panic over sex crimes, communists emphasise the need for treatment, not revenge. Eddie Ford comments

On your bike

08 Jun 2006

Phil Kent criticises the limitations of greenism