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Crisis of establishment

17 Nov 2016

All you can say with certainty about the Donald Trump presidency, writes Eddie Ford, is ‘Expect the unexpected’

Silence is as good as compliance

17 Nov 2016

Iain McNicol has banned discussion of Zionism, anti-Semitism and the internal witch-hunt, reports Tony Greenstein

Banned motion

17 Nov 2016

Motion banned by the Labour Party prefaced by complaint about the decision

A richly deserved defeat

10 Nov 2016

Trump’s victory is an indictment of shallow American liberalism, and it is time for the left to detach itself from it, argues Paul Demarty

Sow the wind, reap the windbag

03 Nov 2016

Donald Trump is a symptom of the sickness of American politics - but the likes of Hillary Clinton are the cause, argues Paul Demarty

Swimming in the right pond

20 Oct 2016

Maciej Zurowski talks to Paul Thompson about the emergence of the skinhead subculture and its implicit values

Redefining anti-Semitism

20 Oct 2016

The transparent dishonesty of the home affairs select committee is remarkable, writes Tony Greenstein

Attempt to outlaw justified anger

20 Oct 2016

The demand that Corbyn should apologise for Labour ‘anti-Semitism’ is a demand to bow before US policymakers, writes Mike Macnair

Labour’s perpetual war zone

13 Oct 2016

Corbyn is right to keep the power to hire and fire, writes Eddie Ford

Hitting the jackpot?

13 Oct 2016

Stand Up To Racism looks set to be a big success in SWP terms, writes Peter Manson. But will it advance the cause of the working class?

More than just cowardice

13 Oct 2016

Tony Greenstein explains why the case of Jackie Walker is so important

Caving in to the witch-hunt

06 Oct 2016

The targeting of Jackie Walker is a disgrace, writes Tony Greenstein

Enemy of working class

29 Sep 2016

The JLM, like Zionism itself, has no place in the labour movement, argues Tony Greenstein

Explaining the holocaust industry

29 Sep 2016

Norman Finkelstein recalls how the official narrative on the Jews and Israel has changed over his lifetime. This is an edited version of a speech given to Communist University 2016

Lock up the thugs

29 Sep 2016

Once more, the SACP finds itself on the wrong side of the class divide, writes Peter Manson