Democracy & State

Overcoming the enemies within

17 May 2012

The left must unite in order to change the relationship of forces both within and outside the Labour Party, argues Mike Macnair

SUPPLEMENT: Imperialism and the state (Part II)

24 Mar 2022

The capitalist state is a form of joint-stock operation. It is, in origin, a joint venture of the bourgeois revolutionaries

Putin to the rescue

24 Mar 2022

Ukraine has saved Boris Johnson’s bacon and he knows it, writes Eddie Ford

Key issue is not Russia

24 Mar 2022

Left must oppose the invasion of Ukraine, insists Tony Greenstein, but who bears ultimate responsibility for the carnage?

Nazis? What Nazis?

24 Mar 2022

One thing is clearly missing from the media coverage of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, argues Daniel Lazare

SUPPLEMENT: Imperialism and the state (Part I)

17 Mar 2022

Early, not late, capitalism generated imperialism, and capitalism without the state is impossible

First Iran, now Russia

17 Mar 2022

Sanctions, whether ‘targeted’ or not, inevitably affect the mass of ordinary people, argues Yassamine Mather, while those at the top use them to tighten their grip on power

Westminster is main culprit

17 Mar 2022

Anne McShane is appalled by the systemic institutional abuse that took place in the children’s homes of Northern Ireland over decades. But why has the UK government been let off the hook?

An unsafe technology

10 Mar 2022

Russian shelling near the Zaporizhzhia plant is a stark reminder of the inherently dangerous nature of nuclear power, warns Eddie Ford

Cementing US control

10 Mar 2022

Mike Macnair spoke to Online Communist Forum on the 50th anniversary of Richard Nixon’s historic week-long visit to China

Away with comforting delusions

10 Mar 2022

‘Official communism’ is bitterly divided over the Ukraine war. Paul Demarty traces the battle lines back to their origins

Spineless of the little blob

10 Mar 2022

Its response to the Ukraine war shows the official Labour ‘left’ is sinking ever further into the mire, writes James Harvey

Far right anti-vaxxers

03 Mar 2022

We can confront them on the streets. Canada’s ‘trucker’ convoy provided a timely warning to the left, writes John Clarke

Neither 1914 nor 1940

03 Mar 2022

Mike Macnair interrogates the bogus claims made by Paul Mason and Alex Callinicos about imperialism and the Ukraine war

From sanctions to slump?

03 Mar 2022

Michael Roberts looks at the dreadful consequences of the economic war being waged against Russia

Our sort of refugees?

03 Mar 2022

The Ukraine crisis sharply highlights the communist demand for open borders, writes Eddie Ford

< 1 2 3 4 5 ... 211 212 213 >