WeeklyWorker

Issue 1204 - 24 May 2018

A black day for Labour

There are few silver linings to Ken Livingstone’s resignation, reckons Jim Grant of Labour Party Marxists

Letters

No to witch-hunt; H&F Berufsverbot; Free speech; Jewish vote; Georgia

Legalise them all

James Linney condemns the timidity of Jeremy Corbyn and Diane Abbott

Another rotten fudge

The divisions in SPEW stem from a leadership dogmatically sticking to a totally wrong position, writes Carla Roberts of Labour Party Marxists

End of a love affair?

The relationship between US Jews and Israel is becoming more and more strained, argues Moshé Machover. This is an edited version of his talk to the May 22 London Communist Forum

Allies fall out

US threats are alarming EU leaders, who fear more instability in the Middle East, writes Yassamine Mather

The Firm reinvents itself

The royal wedding was used to present the monarchy and the entire establishment as modern, progressive ... and anti-racist, writes Eddie Ford

I'm part of the union

Peter Purton Champions of equality: trade unions and LGBT rights in Britain Lawrence and Wishart, 2017, pp194, £20

Chronicler of consumer culture

Tom Wolfe, March 2 1930 - May 14 2018

Our bodies, our choice

Whatever the result of the referendum, writes James Harvey, the fight for a woman’s right to choose will go on

Touching distance

Go on comrade, make Robbie’s month

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