WW archiveIssue 908
05 April 2012
Galloway shows what can be done
How can the left make the most of the Bradford West result? Peter Manson joins the debate
George Galloway’s tremendous win for Respect in Bradford West has given the left a real boost. Standing on an anti-cuts, anti-war, anti-establishment platform, he swept to victory with a huge 55.9% share of the vote.
Arrogance; Past our peak; Left-right; Still no answers; No favours
With a hole to plug in the fighting fund, Robbie Rix asks comrades to step up and show support.
Tarabut-Hithabrut, the Tel Aviv-based "Arab-Jewish movement for social and political change", takes on leftwing objectors to the Syrian uprising
Has today's anti-Stalinist left sleepwalked into a Stalinoid conception of 'Bolshevism'? This is an edited and expanded version of the speech delivered by the CPGB's Ben Lewis to the March 31-April 1 Platypus convention in Chicago
In the light of the jailing of Liam Stacey for making racist comments on twitter about footballer and recent heart attack victim Fabrice Muamba , Paul Demarty takes a look at official ant-racism and the attitude of Marxists.
The left has never properly grasped the history and significance of Bolshevism, argues Mike Macnair
The government's supposed 'Thatcher moment' has backfired spectacularly, writes Eddie Ford
Paul Le Blanc argues that the Bolsheviks constituted themselves as a separate party at the Prague conference and advocates a 'united front' for today's disunited Marxist left