US president Joe Biden broke open a decades‑long lie on Monday. Seeking to justify his policies, he said the brutal war on Afghanistan was never about “nation-building”.
Not two weeks ago, Labour’s leader Keir Starmer said his party should be “very proud” of its right wing governments’ “achievements” under Tony Blair.
In September 2001, as the West moved to start bombing Afghanistan, Socialist Worker spoke out against the war. This was our editorial comment
When the West invaded Afghanistan some two ¬decades ago, their cheerleaders in the media earnestly claimed the regime change would bring with it liberal progress.
This article was originally published on the website of Comunistas Cuba.
Climate chaos flows from the capitalist system that subordinates humanity and the rest of nature to the demands of profit-making
For the West, blaming the climate crisis on China will provide a scapegoat for the havoc they’ve wreaked
The days surrounding the one-year anniversary of Beirut’s port blast saw examples of unity against the ruling class alongside the danger of sectarian divisions.
The Taliban movement is retaking control of Afghanistan after two decades of Western occupation. Nick Clark explores the group
Following immense pressure from travel industry tycoons, Britain’s international travel restrictions will be eased.
Why is a low level war raging in the US on the subject of Critical Race Theory?
The latest research into drug deaths in Scotland shows a horrifying 1,300 people died last year as a consequence of drug misuse.
Scorching temperatures one week and flash flooding the next show that the climate crisis is well and truly here
After pushing their racist borders and nationality bill, the Tories have moved on to increasing state repression
This is a translation of an article originally published in Spanish on the website comunistascuba.org.
Six months into Joe Biden’s presidency, I would say attitudes towards him have gone through three phases—relief, surprise, and increasingly, disappointment.
Capitalist financial trickery has hit new lows with the development of NFTs, or “non-fungible tokens”
Boris Johnson ironically announced on “freedom day” that vaccine passports will soon be required in England.
Israel is very proud of its tech industry. So it can’t pretend it has nothing to do with the use of Israeli hacking software.
Food has become deeply politicised. There is growing anger at a food system that badly impacts our health and the environment.