Donald Trump’s reaction to the two major crises in US politics has been to play to the most racist, reactionary sections of society. But it doesn’t look like it’s working for him.
The police are to face a review into allegations of racial profiling. They must be found guilty
Tory prime minister Boris Johnson has begun the process of passing the blame for the coronavirus crisis.
The Polish‑German revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg warned that capitalism gives us a choice between “socialism or barbarism”. We need to choose—and fight for—socialism.
Tory chancellor Rishi Sunak was set to deliver his summer statement on Wednesday this week. It was expected to include a raft of measures in an attempt to prop up the British economy.
The ‘forgotten war’ that began 70 years ago wrecked a country so that big powers could grab more influence, writes Sophie Squire
The coronavirus crisis is a profit-laden paradise for some pharmaceutical firms.
Boris Johnson’s promise this week of a “new deal” marked the latest dishonest move in a decade of Tory austerity.
The scale and radicalism of the month of Black Lives Matter protests continues to shake those in power.
In 1945 Kwame Nkrumah was one of only 100 people who gathered at the Pan-African Congress in Manchester to plan the end of empire.
A battle for control is brewing across Libya. Nick Clark looks at the background to the powers’ interventions
The Tories are using the appalling stabbing of three people in Reading to push racism and repression.
Right wingers are trying to create a backlash against the fantastic Black Lives Matter (BLM) movement.
Boris Johnson has announced a new government commission to look into racism in Britain.
Right wing newspapers have attacked the Black Lives Matter movement on the grounds that revolutionary socialists are involved in it.
The great Black Lives Matter uprising is far from over. But already it has made history.
Demands to ‘defund the police’ are opening a wider argument
For retired US Marine general James Mattis to publicly condemn the US president as a threat to the constitution is unprecedented.
‘No. The prime minister would not agree that this is a racist country,” said Boris Johnson’s spokesperson on Monday.
When politicians start fretting about “mob rule” and “law and order” it’s often a racist dog whistle. But it’s also about fear of the power of ordinary people.