WeeklyWorker

Issue 1315 - 17 September 2020

Print edition

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.

Letters

‘Vanguard?’; Italian lessons; No venom; Error

Class struggle and reunification

James Harvey exposes the economistic and pro-imperialist politics that lie behind the seemingly innocuous call for Labour to stand candidates in Northern Ireland

Rank hypocrisy on women’s rights

It seems that the Taliban are now a respectable, civilised partner at last, writes Yassamine Mather

Weimarisation of politics

Daniel Lazare sees striking parallels between pre-Hitler Germany and America today

Arguing against the wrong ‘Marxism’

Despite commonly believed myths, writes Chris Gray, Marx and Engels saw human emancipation as linked to the protection and enhancement of nature

Incoherent mosaic

Mike Macnair reviews 'Degrowth in movement(s): exploring pathways to transformation', essays edited by Corinna Burkhart, Matthias Schmelzer and Nina Treu

Supporting the Labour Party

William Sarsfield continues his series on the founding of the CPGB 100 years ago

Perception, pretence and reality

The old system did not collapse, argues Hillel Ticktin: the elite decided to kill it off

Socialism or extinction

Wildfires in Oregon and California point towards catastrophe in the near future, writes Eddie Ford

Online Communist Forum

Sunday September 20, 5pm "A week in politics: Political report and discussion from the CPGB’s Provisional Central Committee"

We’ll get there!

Robbie Rix reports on the Weekly Worker fighting fund

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