WW archive > Issue 886 - 20 October 2011

Hot autumn in New York

Jim Creegan reports on the occupiers who aim to take on Wall Street and examines the implications for left politics


Dual duel; Knockers; Do the maths; Fingered; Never away

Strange political symbiosis

The US and the Iranian regime need each other, argues Yassamine Mather

Big bazooka or water pistol?

As the European leaders gather in Brussels on October 23, it could be last chance saloon for the euro zone, writes Eddie Ford

ANC bureaucrats target youth league demagogue

The South African Communist Party has no answer to Julius Malema's black nationalism, writes Peter Manson

Black Bloc allowed to wreck protest

The spontaneism of the 'horizontalists' was completely exposed in Rome, writes Toby Abse

Lessons from 'history'

Laurence Parker reviews Robert Griffiths and Ben Stevenson, The Communist Party 1920-2010: 90 years of struggle for the working class and humanity (CPB History Group, 2010, pp44,

More than one

Robbie Rix is starting to worry this month may be close

Their fight is our fight

Our history: the CPGB begins to organise the unemployed.

Leaving your front door unlocked

Claire Fisher reviews Lionel Shriver, We need to talk about Kevin (Serpent's Tail, 2005, pp496,

A global act of refusal

The Occupy movement has energised politics, writes James Turley. But we must face up to the limits of spontaneity

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