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Striking together

02 Jun 2011

Ben Lewis looks forward to a bold show of mass opposition to austerity on June 30

Beyond disunity

24 Mar 2011

In seeking to prop up their crisis-ridden system, the capitalist class is united around cuts, cuts and more cuts. If we are to fight back and win, our class must also unite, argues Ben Lewis

Not our solution to their crisis

24 Mar 2011

The economic crisis is far from over. But does Keynesianism offer a way out? No, argues Jack Conrad. Keynesianism is thoroughly elitist, anti-working class and pro-capitalist

The leadership of 'events'

03 Mar 2011

Andrew Coates unravels Slavoj Žižek's 'communist hypothesis'

Northampton long haul

27 Jan 2011

Hannah Phipps on the fight against cuts in Northampton

The pull to the left

27 Jan 2011

Ed Ball's promotion to shadow chancellor gives Labour the Keynesian option, argues James Turley

Enfield cross-section

27 Jan 2011

Last week Enfield Alliance Against the Cuts was founded. Robin Jackson is the campaign's secretary

Practical Hackney

27 Jan 2011

Bev James gives the latest from the Hackney Alliance to Defend Public Services

Hull anger

27 Jan 2011

Anti-cuts protestors brought Hull city council to a standstill. Bob Bright was there

Not in capital's interest

13 Jan 2011

Knowing the price of every commodity without knowing the worth of life's essentials is the essence of capitalism, writes Jim Moody

Build on the momentum

02 Dec 2010

The November 27 Coalition of Resistance conference, despite obvious weaknesses, marked a good start in the struggle to stop the government's cuts onslaught. Peter Manson reports

Old loyalties under threat

02 Dec 2010

The fightback against the cuts continues to grow, but the left must build a viable alternative to the politics of nationalism. Anne Mc Shane reports in the aftermath of the latest mass demonstration in Dublin

Arming the resistance

02 Dec 2010

What lies behind the ruling class cuts offensive and what strategy do we need to defeat it? This is an edited version of the speech given by Mike Macnair to the November 28 CPGB aggregate

No to nationalist response

25 Nov 2010

There is no solution to the Irish crisis within its own borders. Anne Mc Shane calls for internationalism and solidarity

Budget crisis deepens

11 Nov 2010

Double standards need to be challenged by the left in Ireland, writes Anne Mc Shane