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Don’t dress Marxists up as liberals, Mason


It’s an interesting sign of the troubles with which capitalism is struggling that the coverage of Karl Marx’s bicentenary has been pretty respectful.

Israel's stunt to stoke war


In a strange and dramatic speech on Monday, Israeli prime minister Binyamin Netanyahu revealed Iran’s evil plan.

Use Windrush fury to turn tide over racism


Theresa May and her cabinet of millionaires face a huge political crisis. We have to make sure that this moment becomes a turning point in the battle against the government and against all forms of racism.

Windrush scandal shows how ‘Britishness’ stinks


The Windrush scandal has revealed a stinking, festering hypocrisy at the heart of “Britishness”.

Get ready to protest if Trump comes to Britain


Bigoted US president Donald Trump has been “pencilled” in to come to Britain on 14 July, according to the Daily Mail newspaper’s “sources”.

Vote Labour on 3 May—but organise action too


Local elections across much of England on 3 May are a chance to deliver a verdict on Theresa May’s regime of racism, austerity and war.

Marx’s insights help us fight against oppression today


One of the greatest myths about the revolutionary Karl Marx is that he had nothing to say about why some people are oppressed.

Koreas are pawns in a much bigger game


Is Donald Trump about to have a “Nixon in China” moment? The signs are that his summit with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un may actually deliver a diplomatic success instead of descending into a disastrous war between the two countries.

The Cold War rhetoric is inflated—but there are real risks


There have been claims on both sides that the Syrian crisis marks the most serious confrontation between Washington and Moscow since the Cuban missile crisis

March—and then strike


The Trade Union Congress demonstration in London on 12 May could be a real boost to the resistance against Theresa May’s rotten government.

Fight for the rights of all migrants to stay


The treatment of “Windrush generation” migrants has exposed Britain’s immigration system has been exposed as a racist, bungling bureaucracy.

Scottish National Party’s shift to Kiwi capitalism is a sharp turn to the right


The Scottish National Party (SNP) is poised for a sharp turn to the right.

As Tories attack migrants - put them in a hostile environment, not refugees


Theresa May is fulfilling her 2013 promise to create a “hostile environment” for migrants.

Our rulers’ sickening hypocrisy over Syria


The bluster and grandstanding of Western leaders over horrific deaths in Syria gets ever more hypocritical, ghoulish—and dangerous.

Abdel Fattah el-Sisi—a dictator for the west


With Sisi in charge Egypt once more has a dictator that the West and Israel can do business with.

Press wages war on Grenfell survivors to help the Tories


The media wants to undermine stories of Grenfell survivors. It’s part of a push to let the guilty off the hook, writes Alistair Farrow

Rulers fear protest—we need more of it


The best thing to do this week is to defend Jeremy Corbyn – and put tens of thousands onto the streets of Britain in solidarity with the Palestinians.

Challenging the bosses’ system is not antisemitism


Is saying that the bankers are to blame for problems in society veering towards an attack on Jews?

False antisemitism claims must be fought


It’s not a diversion to point out that those who accuse the left of antisemitism support the Tories and the right—and often don’t mind pandering to racism themselves

John Bolton - the latest threat from Trump


Donald Trump has appointed warmonger John Bolton as his national security adviser.

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