The Labour Party is trying to face two ways over Scottish independence—and the result will be disastrous.
Alex Callinicos writes on globalisation and how we can learn from struggles and victories around the world such as in China
Racist lies dominate much of mainstream politics. But wide sections of the population are repulsed by the lurch to the right of those at the top.
The world faces the largest humanitarian crisis since the end of the Second World War.
Theresa May has set herself on a collision course with everyone who wants an independent Scotland
US president Donald Trump has accused former president Barack Obama of bugging his home in the penthouse of Trump Tower during the presidential election campaign
A left electoral challenge to Labour at the moment would be a barrier to building broader resistance to the Tories
The Daily Mail newspaper launched an attack on abortion rights this week. Its front page on Monday raged against Marie Stopes charity doctors for approving abortions “for women they have never even met”.
In the first ten weeks of 2017, more than 400,000 people across Britain have joined demonstrations against US president Donald Trump, racism and attacks on the health service.
Since the Copeland and Stoke-on-Trent Central by-elections last week, the media have paused in their condemnations of Jeremy Corbyn only to sing the praises of Theresa May.
If you’re on the left it can feel like there isn’t much to be cheerful about. But it isn’t true that everything is going one way.
Workers’ rights were rolled back this week as rules in the Trade Union Act 2016 came into force.
Open warfare has broken out in the racist Ukip party. Ukip leader Paul Nuttall’s failure to win the Stoke-on-Trent Central by-election last month has provoked a fresh round of infighting.
ONE STRIKING feature of contemporary politics is the development of intense conflicts within the ruling class, with each side denouncing the other as liars.
The protests against US president Donald Trump and his state visit have been magnificent, but the government is still determined that he will come.
There’s no shortage of things to be angry about at the moment—especially when it comes to racism and attacks on Muslims and migrants.
On the surface of it, Donald Trump seemed to make a huge shift in the US imperialist policy in the Middle East yesterday, Wednesday.
On the face of it, the Tories should be more divided than Labour by the vote to leave the European Union.
Defending freedom of movement and migrant workers’ rights is a key dividing line in British politics.
The Oroville dam in California is a grotesque metaphor for US capitalism. The dam—the largest in the US—is ready to burst.