Issue 1344 - 22 April 2021
Please note that, because of the Coronavirus pandemic, we have had to suspend printing the Weekly Worker, which will remain online-only until the end of the crisis.
Distil the truth; Capital and race; Togliatti; Monarchy; Football
Three million and rising
With global deaths surpassing a significant landmark, Eddie Ford points the finger of blame for this horrendous example of social murder at government bungling and disorganisation
Death by numbers
Instead of treating the monarchy merely as a quaint feudal relic, the left needs a much sharper critique, argues Paul Demarty
Cowboys and Indians
The AWL’s attempt to claim the legacy of Shapurji Saklatvala is poorly executed and theoretically incoherent, argues Lawrence Parker
Back to nature
Vernon Price reports on what is an ongoing programmatic debate within the CPGB
Is war on the way?
Mounting tensions between Russia and the west over Ukraine could have serious international consequences, warns Daniel Lazare
Moving to far right
Moshé Machover looks at the dynamics and strange deals that might be done following the indecisive general election
Hollow man for hollow times
With Labour facing a string of defeats on May 6, Derek James looks at the continuing problems facing Keir Starmer
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Robbie Rix reports on the Weekly Worker fighting fund