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The war Israel planned

06 Jul 2017

Military action against Syria had been contemplated for several months prior to the Six-Day War of June 1967, writes Moshé Machover

Self-deception and apologetics

08 Jun 2017

The AWL cannot bring itself to condemn imperialist interventions in principle, writes Mike Macnair

The Libyan connection

01 Jun 2017

Those who voted for the bombing in 2011 must share some of the blame for incidents like Manchester, argues Yassamine Mather

Israel and the Messiah’s ass

01 Jun 2017

On the 50th anniversary of the Six-Day War Moshé Machover looks at the background and consequences

Understanding Khalid Masood

30 Mar 2017

We cannot explain atrocities like the Westminster attack through individual psychology, argues Paul Demarty

Reaping the harvest

15 Dec 2016

Al Nusra are not brave rebels, writes Yassamine Mather. The jihadist group has been financed and directed by the west’s allies with the sole aim of bringing about regime change from above

Enemy of working class

29 Sep 2016

The JLM, like Zionism itself, has no place in the labour movement, argues Tony Greenstein

Don’t rely on imperialists

22 Sep 2016

The US government and various rightwing groups have feigned concern for ‘human rights’ in both Argentina and Iran, writes Yassamine Mather

Life of a heroic traitor

04 Aug 2016

Jim Creegan looks back at the extraordinary story of Roger Casement on the 100th anniversary of his execution

State department socialists

14 Jul 2016

In the wake of the Chilcot inquiry, Paul Demarty remembers that it was not merely the Blairites who put faith in the benevolence of American power

Zionism and anti-Semitism

05 May 2016

This interview with Israeli communist and Weekly Worker writer Moshé Machover was conducted by the Croatian online publication Slobodni Filozofski

North and south

31 Mar 2016

What is the nature of modern imperialism, asks Michael Roberts, one hundred years after Lenin?

Confusing the question

17 Mar 2016

Tony Greenstein dissects Zionism, Jewish identity and the ‘socialism of fools’

New context, new focus

04 Feb 2016

In the second of three articles, Moshé Machover examines the colonial question in Lenin’s wake(1)

Colonialism and the natives

17 Dec 2015

Moshé Machover begins an examination of the Israel-Palestine conflict by looking back at controversies in the Second International