His long struggle against false imprisonment transformed attitudes towards the British state, writes Shaun Doherty
Mike Gonzalez looks at the significance of the anti-imperialist giant of Latin American literature who died last week
A working class hero with a wicked sense of humour
Tony Benn, who died today Friday, was one of the most important figures on the socialist left in Britain throughout the last four decades.
Phil Evans, who drew cartoons for Socialist Worker, died last week. Roger Huddle takes a look at his work and politics
The sad news of Bob Crow’s death is a deep shock to trade unionists and socialists everywhere.
The Jamaican born left wing intellectual, cultural theorist and gifted orator Stuart Hall could be a contentious figure on the left.
Socialists in Newport, South Wales, were very saddened to learn of the death of our comrade Arthur shortly before Christmas.
Pete Seeger, who has died aged 94, was a giant not just in the world of folk music but of contemporary popular music in general
Roger Lloyd Pack, who has died of cancer aged 69, was a man of many roles and varied talents. As an actor and performer, he excelled in both popular comedy and classic drama.
It is with great sadness that we report the passing away of our comrade, Pete Whitwell, at the age of 81 after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Leon Kuhn, the socialist and anti-war cartoonist, died shortly before Christmas.
Alex Callinicos reflects on the life of a Turkish revolutionary socialist who died last month
Beth Stone, a lifelong and unwavering fighter against injustice, oppression, racism and all the miseries of capitalism, has sadly died of cancer.
It is with sadness that we report the suicide of Chris Maguire.
Nelson Mandela's fight against apartheid inspired millions of people across the world. Charlie Kimber looks back on his life and the struggle he helped lead
John Parrington pays tribute to the visionary geneticist who transformed our understanding of the human body and took a principled stand against fascism
Comrades will be sad to learn of the death of Frank O’Donnell from cancer. Frank joined the Socialist Workers Party (SWP) in Edinburgh in the early 80s.
Donald Casson, a life-long socialist, died on 8 October after a long period of illness.
Socialists in South Wales are saddened by the death of Ken Cross, after a long and painful illness.