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The new municipalism is part of a proud radical history

In these times of austerity, it is important to cleave to our historical memory, which reminds us that the policy of aggressive cuts to essential …

City Politics

Resisting Trumpism

How best to oppose fascism and populism? A lesson of history is that the left needs unity and democracy in order to win. Unite the Right rally, …

Democracy

BRADON ELLEM The Pilbara

<b>The Pilbara is an important book for anyone thinking about the world of work and how it might be shaped in Australia.</b><p>Bradon Ellem tells us at the …

Australia

Thousands have seen Lily Allen's powerful speech about one of the 'biggest problems' in Britain

The Diversity in Media Awards named Lily Allen as their “Hero of the Year” on 15 September. And she used her platform at the awards ceremony to …

Grenfell Tower

22nd August 1989 – the Death of Huey P. Newton

On this day in 1989, revolutionary leader and co-founder of the Black Panther Party Huey P. Newton was shot and killed when a drug deal went wrong. …

Black History

Keywords: capitalism

<i>Yesterday, in a comment on my “Culture Beyond Capitalism,” which was reposted on the Real-World Economics Review blog, “Econoclast” requested I post</i> …

Economics
Karl Marx

Lanz Priestly, the man behind the Martin Place protests

Depending on your point of view, he’s either the Mayor of Martin Place or a Nightmare on Martin Place, as the most upmarket thoroughfare in Sydney …

Society

On the Venezuelan crisis

With the global fall in oil prices, Venezuela’s fifteen-year experiment in “petrol populism” seems to be winding to a close. Either the regime will …

Google street view captures snapshot of modern Britain in turmoil

From the Grenfell Tower fire to protests outside Downing Street after the general election, Google street view has captured some of the most important events of 2017.<p>RT UK used the tool to take a look around Britain’s streets – including the most expensive and the most deprived.<p>Protests outside …

Briton who shot himself to avoid capture by Isis was 'heroic young man'

Coroner refuses to record verdict of suicide in death of Ryan Lock, 20, telling inquest that the chef from Havant had sacrificed his life for a cause<p>A British man who left his comfortable home and job to fight against Islamic State as a volunteer died a hero when he turned his weapon on himself …

Islamic State (ISIS)

Why the Great Strike of 1917 still matters today

The Great Strike of 1917, which saw workers take to the streets to protest new workplace monitoring, still has deep resonance 100 years on.

The Workplace

Females on the Frontline

Posted: 20 July 2017 in Uncategorized Tags: capital, capitalism, democracy, dictatorship, employers, labor, surplus, time, work, workers, workplace

It’s about time someone pointed out the obvious: “Bosses are dictators, and workers are their subjects.”<p>We generally don’t talk that way, of course. …

"Rojava Revolution also makes a global revolution possible”

The Operation to liberate Raqqa led by the People's Defense Units (YPG), Women's Defense Units (YPJ) and Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) continues. …

Why Bob Brown Is Wrong, Lee Rhiannon Is Right And The Greens Are In Trouble

Knowing the history of the Australian Greens will shed new light on the escalating war between the NSW Greens and the broader party, write Geoff Ash* …

'Welcome to hell': German police injured in clash with G20 protesters

German police have used water cannons and pepper spray to disperse protesters in Hamburg after being attacked with bottles and stones by marchers …

Great warriors of humanity

The Internationalist Brigade has been a part of the Rojava Revolution for the last 3 years, and consists of fighters from various countries around …

New Book Coming Soon: Marx, Capital and the Madness of Economic Reason

<b>Published by Profile Books in the UK:</b><p>“Marx’s <i>Capital</i> is one of the most important texts of the modern era. The three volumes, published between 1867 …

"Supply side" and "trick down" do not explain how the economy really works. We have to consider the important role that workers play. https://t.co/wUdJEfNSQq

'Rise like lions...' Corbyn bares his soul at Glastonbury and speaks directly to the dispossessed

At Glastonbury on 24 June, Jeremy Corbyn poured out his soul and spoke not just to the tens of thousands gathered there. But far beyond, to the …

No Pasaran!

“No Pasaran! The cry went out, the Fascists are about! “No Pasaran! And so the war began.” That is the start of an early draft of what I hoped would …

History

Voting on capitalism

Chris Dillow writes that an under-appreciated feature of last week’s election in the United Kingdom is that “social class has become less important …

Capitalism

France: Melenchon and the ‘Rebellious France’ say NO to the banker

After not making it past the first round of the French presidential elections, Jean Luc Melenchon unlike other losing candidates, decided not …

France

France Rebels

The new issue of Jacobin, “Journey to the Dark Side,” is out now. Subscribe for the first time at a discount.Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s campaign for the …

Democracy

Yes, We Are All PKK!

<b>By Rebwar Rashed:</b>It’s by now very clear that Turkey has done and will continue do everything in its power to demonize the PKK and blame it for every …

Turkey

Don’t believe the liberals – there is no real choice between Le Pen and Macron

The title of a comment piece which appeared in <i>The Guardian</i>, the UK voice of the anti-Assange-pro-Hillary liberal left, says it all: “Le Pen is a …

How you can support #FairgoFairfax

If the Fairfax bosses win this round, we're on the way to almost complete mainstream media Murdochisation in Australia. read now...

Journalism