Issue 1293 - 02 April 2020
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.
Play your part; It’s real; Bespoke; Communism?; Socialism?; Best by far
The ‘Blitz spirit’
Are we ‘all in it together’? Paul Demarty investigates
An empire unravelling
Daniel Lazare believes that Covid-19 could mean the end for the USA in its current form
A war economy?
What the pandemic has demonstrated, writes Michael Roberts, is that in a crisis the capitalist state has no alternative but to suppress the ‘free market’
Unity: a hostile report
Reformism, Corbynism and CPGB
Repeating the arguments of the 1920s ‘left’ communists, Rex Dunn says the Labour Party is a quagmire for the left
A barometer of progress
NEP had profoundly negative results for the struggle for women’s emancipation, writes Anne McShane.
Self-organisation and solidarity
Mutual aid is a positive development, writes Eddie Ford - so is the involvement of the left.