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Can Jeremy Corbyn defeat the ‘powerful interests’?

Can Jeremy Corbyn defeat the ‘powerful interests’? We need a wider social movement to truly transform society

Marx’s masterwork is as relevant as ever

Marx’s masterwork is as relevant as ever On 14 September 1867 Karl Marx’s Capital, Volume I, was published in Hamburg.

Tories axe million public sector jobs

Tories axe million public sector jobs After seven years of brutal attacks on public services there are almost one million fewer public sector jobs.

Shift resistance up a gear to drive May out

Shift resistance up a gear to drive May out Theresa May is desperately trying to gloss over the latest row engulfing the Tories.

Scotland, Labour and independence - what should the left do?

Nicola Sturgeon, SNP, Scotland, Scottish National Party, first minister, politician Several thousand people joined the pro-independence Hope Over Fear rally in Glasgow last Saturday.

Nuclear delusions sideline renewable energy


The case against renewable energy took a severe blow this week after wind power firms won the rigged race for a government subsidy.

Nato hypocrites are feeding the drive to war


The conflict is a consequence of the US decision, after the collapse of the Soviet Union, to expand Nato

Tories want a right wing, racist Brexit—we need a Brexit for the working class


It is crucial to argue for workers’ rights, freedom of movement for people and internationalism.

Strikes can bust public sector pay cap


The Tories are rumoured to be preparing to lift the 1 percent public sector pay cap—at least for some workers.

Trump—horseman of imperialist apocalypse


Two deeply unpleasant men are facing off over North Korea’s nuclear weapons. The world feels closer to the possibility of nuclear war than at any time for half a century.

Brexit isn’t just a problem for the Tories


Predictably enough, negotiations between the Tory government and the European Commission over the terms of Brexit are running into difficulty.

Diana's death was used for cynical ends


We republish what Socialist Worker wrote following Diana’s death in 1997

Trade unions’ Brexit mistake


The leader of Britain’s biggest union has praised Labour’s call for Britain to stay in the European single market (see page 3).

Kill capitalism—before it kills us


Residents of Hokkaido, Japan, were woken up early on Tuesday morning by sirens, loudspeaker announcements and phone alerts telling them to seek cover immediately.

Can Portugal's government give us hope?


What do the experiences of other left wing governments tell us about the possibilities for a future Jeremy Corbyn Labour government?

A pack of racist lies over Travellers in Cromer


Travellers did not run amok in a Norfolk seaside town last weekend—and the town was not put on “lockdown”

The bell could yet toll for Theresa May—if we fight


Weakened and discredited, May must preside over a mess—and with very few allies

Are bosses allowed to ship in agency workers to replace strikers?


The issue of bosses using agency workers in an effort to replace strikers has come to the fore in recent disputes.

The Tories' Brexit dilemma is a chance to fight for socialist demands


 

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