29 January 2019
The Marxist sociologist Erik Olin Wright died of leukaemia last week. He was 71 years old.
26 January 2019
Sarah Bates enjoys Marie Kondo’s new show Tidying Up. But, she writes, its popularity says something deeper about life under capitalism and our relationship to commodities
02 December 2018
Journalists and politicians like politics to be a game for a few specialists, with ordinary people spectators at best. But we have the power to throw them into crisis
19 November 2018
How should a Corbyn government deal with enemies that have deep roots in the establishment, asks Nick Clark
13 November 2018
Capitalism produces racism and uses it to keep us divided and distracted from the real relations in society.
06 November 2018
There was much discussion about the case for Scottish independence and how this had to be linked to a wider programme of class battles at Marxism in Scotland
30 October 2018
The Trump administration is full of surprises. The White House’s Council of Economic Advisers (CEA) has just published a 72-page report called, “The Opportunity Costs of Socialism.”
25 September 2018
Labour’s deputy leader Tom Watson tried to belittle claims that the spooks were out to undermine Jeremy Corbyn as a “bit John le Carre”.
25 September 2018
Shadow chancellor John McDonnell has enraged the Tories and the right wing press by announcing plans to nationalise the water industry, rail and other utilities.
18 September 2018
Bosses won’t let us benefit from advances in technology unless we fight them, argues Tomáš Tengely-Evans
10 July 2018
As the centre collapses, racism rises and revolts burst out across the globe, thousands came to debate how the push back the right—and build the left
06 July 2018
Some on the left argue that defending the EU is about the values of cooperation. But the history of international working class struggle is very different
05 July 2018
Over 800 people joined a lively opening rally of Marxism Festival 2018 in Friends Meeting House, central London
03 July 2018
Karl Marx said revolutions would be instrumental in building socialism. Sadie Robinson argues that workers taking mass action is still necessary to change the world
11 June 2018
The Labour leadership claims to be influenced by the writings of Karl Marx. But Charlie Kimber argues his ideas are about much more than just a critique of capitalism
01 May 2018
A look at where socialists who are interested in Marx's ideas should start
01 May 2018
Alex Callinicos looks at the lasting legacy of the great revolutionary
13 March 2018
Alistair Farrow looks at how capitalism alienates workers from their labour, other workers and the world around us
15 January 2018
This year marks 200 years since Karl Marx’s birth. Sadie Robinson explains why workers are central in the first of an occasional series
19 December 2017
A virtual currency called bitcoin has captured the public imagination—and the attention of get-rich-quick speculators.