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After Gothenburg

21 Jun 2001

It is a shocking image. A 19-year-old protester taunts police ranks during the anti-capitalist actions in Gothenburg on June 15. One policeman draws a gun and the young man turns to scramble to safety. He is apparently shot in the back. As the bullet thuds into him, his face contorts with shock and terrible pain. Moments later, we see him laid out on the concrete with anxious comrades huddled over him. For a moment, the camera picks up a shot of his naked stomach, a small, bloody bullet wound stands out vividly on his flesh.

Stalin Society v CPGB

21 Jun 2001

What was the USSR?

Russian federation

07 Jun 2001

Putin - one year on

Himalayan crisis

07 Jun 2001

Latino support

31 May 2001

SLP leader?s eulogy

24 May 2001

In praise of Stalin

Unions move to forge new links

24 May 2001

Last week the Fire Brigades Union passed a motion to change its rules so that it can financially support candidates opposing the Labour Party. In future, the FBU will support only those candidates who back ?the policies and principles of the union?. Brilliant. This is great news.

Belief in workers? unity

17 May 2001

Sectarian childishness

17 May 2001

The London borough of Hackney has been in crisis ever since the formation of the Labour-Tory coalition - massive cuts, occupations, demonstrations, strikes and prosecutions for huge electoral fraud. If the left were to unite an immediate breakthrough is possible. Unfortunately - though part of the Socialist Alliance - the Socialist Party in England and Wales insists on pursuing its own narrow interests. Hackney SA officers Will McMahon and Mike Marqusee, presented this letter to the Socialist Alliance executive meeting of Saturday May 12 exposing SPEW?s decision to stand in a council by-election in opposition to the SA

Dissent in Wonderland

17 May 2001

Liz Davies, 'Through the looking glass', Verso, pp213, ?15

General Strike 75 years on: part two

10 May 2001

Mistakes and mythology

May Day

03 May 2001

?Officials? march

Socialist Party snubs fightback

03 May 2001

Unison minimum wage demo

03 May 2001

Bureaucracy confronted

General Strike 75 years on: part one

03 May 2001

From war to aborted general strike