07 January 2019
One hundred years ago this week right wing paramilitaries killed the revolutionary Rosa Luxemburg—on the orders of a reformist, social democratic party.
04 November 2018
A revolution in Germany that erupted 100 years ago this month rocked Europe’s rulers and put a socialist world on the agenda. Tomáš Tengely-Evans looks at how the revolt showed the power of workers to liberate themselves—and to end bloody war.
30 October 2018
“In my country nobody is a foreigner!” This slogan summarised a day of national mobilisation in Italy on Saturday last week.
16 October 2018
But it comes alongside another election breakthrough for the far right, says Tomáš Tengely-Evans
09 October 2018
Tories and others claim that they can undermine the far right by being more racist. But as Tomáš Tengely-Evans explains, conceding to the fascists’ ideas just boosts them
25 September 2018
The battle against the far right continued last weekend as
17 September 2018
Anti-racists from Austria and Germany joined forces at the border town of Passau
04 September 2018
Christine Buchholz, MP for left party Die Linke, spoke to Socialist Worker about how to confront the far right
31 August 2018
Several thousand Nazis went on the rampage against migrants and left wingers in Chemnitz, eastern Germany, on the August bank holiday weekend. Gabi Engelhardt from Aufstehen Gegen Rassismus (Stand Against Racism) Chemnitz spoke to the Marx21 socialist magazine about what’s fuelled the far right—and how to push it back
28 August 2018
Nazis went on the rampage in Chemnitz, Germany, over the bank holiday weekend.
24 July 2018
Plus section of German left turns against refugees
15 July 2018
The growth of right wing populism and fascism provokes fears of a re-run of a disastrous decade
27 May 2018
The protests were supported by over 120 organisations including the Labour-type SPD, Die Linke, the Greens, trade unions, Muslim organisations, refugee groups and cultural groups.
21 May 2018
A new musical collaboration between a west London theatre and the English National Opera sticks two fingers up to the Nazis, says Jasmine Fischer
24 April 2018
KAthe Kollwitz (1867-1945)lived through some of the most turbulent years of the 20th century. They were years of great hope and terrible tragedy.
13 February 2018
Germany under chancellor Angela Merkel was meant to be the bastion of the neoliberal centre in Europe.
30 January 2018
And German manufacturing workers on strike
11 January 2018
A series of strikes by tens of thousands of metal workers are showing the potential power of the German working class.
05 December 2017
Around 10,000 anti-racists marched on the far right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party conference in Hanover last Saturday.
27 November 2017
In the endless discussions about Brexit, it’s commonly assumed that the British side is weak and confused and the European Union (EU) is strong and united. The first is true, the second not so much.