Issue 1264 - 16 August 2019
The two phases of communism
Trying to explain Stalin’s counterrevolution within the revolution through literary exegesis is an obvious absurdity. Jack Conrad replies to Nick Rogers
Revolution; Dictatorship; Defending a rat; Popular front; Step forward
We need a game plan
Protest politics always reach their limits and eventually fizzle out, argues Paul Demarty.
Fabian or anarchist?
Mike Macnair continues his critical discussion of the ‘Kautsky debate’ in the United States.
A week of heightened brain activity
Communist university 2019
Russiagate and what it says about America
The US is in decline, writes Daniel Lazare, and making matters worse it is saddled with an antiquated constitution.
No playing by Queensberry Rules
The political establishment now faces a blunt choice of either crashing out of the EU or forming a national government, writes Eddie Ford.
Summer offensive 2019