WW archive > Issue 1250 - 09 May 2019

Coup attempt fizzles out

Eddie Ford reports on the failure of the opposition and its imperialist masters to split the armed forces


Not the answer; Uncle Tony; Dream world; Non-reply; It didn't happen; Stan and Ollie; Transform Labour

Sex is not psyche

Amanda MacLean replies to Richard Farnos and Finlay Scott Gilmore

Preparing for battles ahead

David Shearer of Labour Party Marxists reports on a meeting full of vigorous debate

Commitment to orderly progress

Jim Creegan argues, in his second and concluding article, that while Karl Kautsky’s writings contained insights, his entire political career can only serve as a negative example. We intend to carry a rejoinder in the near future

Lying about the elections

The Tories suffered a historic drubbing in the local elections, writes Paul Demarty. So how come Labour’s performance was portrayed as equally bad?

Threat of war is real

With Iran partially withdrawing from the nuclear deal and the US imposing yet more sanctions, tensions are rising fast. This is an edited version of an opening given by Yassamine Mather on the political situation in the Middle East

Dashing of a dream

Michael Roberts provides the political and economic background to the general election in South Africa

Warm feeling

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