WW archive > Issue 1299 - 15 May 2020


Error of method; Which soviets?; Join CPGB?; Bizarre writer; Not an Erfurtian; Supercilious; Need above profit; Come on!

Maintaining principle

Peter Manson reports on last weekend’s discussions on the Covid-19 pandemic and the ongoing witch-hunt in Labour Party

Their fables and ours

World War II is a breeding ground for comforting myths, argues Paul Demarty - for both the bourgeoisie and the left

The importance of being programmed (part 2)

The so-called transitional method relies on economism and spontaneity. Jack Conrad makes the case for Marxist politics

Inconvenient memory

Jim Creegan points to the hypocrisy of both those attacking Joe Biden over accusations of sexual abuse and those defending him

All will not end well

Despite the easing of the lockdown, there will be no quick economic bounce-back, warns Toby Abse

Answerable to the party

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

Protecting the bosses

‘Stay alert’ seems to mean ‘Go to work even if it is unsafe’, writes Eddie Ford

The way forward

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