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Multitude or working class?

20 Nov 2003

European Social Forum: ‘Multitude or working class?’, Antonio Negri, co-author of Empire, was a star attraction

Lutte Ouvrière stays away

20 Nov 2003

European Social Forum: Lutte Ouvrière’s boycott is very much to be regretted

European Social Forum: soundbites

20 Nov 2003

Only 100,000; Scots missed; Cassen castigated;

Political horse-trading

20 Nov 2003

European Social Forum

Globalise Resistance and the politics of manipulation

12 Nov 2003

Ian Donovan looks at this strange front of the Socialist Workers Party

Holding the line

06 Nov 2003

Marcus Ström reports about the formation of a democracy platform in the Socialist Alliance

In the full glare of secrecy

06 Nov 2003

Amidst little fanfare and some secrecy, Welsh assembly member John Marek will formally launch a new party in Wrexham on Saturday November 8. Cameron Richards reports

At the crossroads

30 Oct 2003

Sooner or later the Socialist Workers Party faces a choice between strategically counterposed perspectives which have developed within the ranks of its leadership, argues Mike Macnair

Socialist Alliance: Manning quits

30 Oct 2003

Comrade Margaret Manning resigned from the EC on October 6 - and has attempted to keep this matter a 'private concern'. Martin Blum thinks not

Control-freakery provokes 'rival' bid

23 Oct 2003

Tina Becker has the latest news from the European Social Forum

Why SWP boycotts local social forums

23 Oct 2003

Party notes

23 Oct 2003

Jack Conrad takes a closer look at the new Peace and justice campaign

Open up London ESF bid

16 Oct 2003

Another week, another secret meeting to discuss the proposal to host the European Social Forum 2004 in London. Tina Becker was there

Class politics not electoralism

16 Oct 2003

It looks as though the Socialist Workers Party's hopes for a cross-class 'peace and justice' coalition to contest next year's European and Greater London Authority elections are alive and well after all. Peter Manson reports

Anatomy of the hard left

01 May 2003

For the tens of thousands of people mobilised against the war on Iraq who have been drawn towards political action for the first time, the myriad of groups on the far left must seem bewildering. Ian Mahoney supplies a rough guide to a few of the more prominent