75 years since the assassination of Leon Trotsky

75 years since the assassination of Leon Trotsky

Trotsky’s analysis and struggle against capitalism and Stalinism provides vital lessons for the class struggle today (article is a reprint from August 2010)

Hong Kong: Has June 4 candlelight vigil become just a “ritual”?

Hong Kong: Has June 4 candlelight vigil become just a “ritual”?

End the monopoly of the ‘moderate’ pan-democrats! Transform June 4 into a platform to mobilise for mass struggle

Is China heading for a new Tiananmen?

Is China heading for a new Tiananmen?

26th anniversary of the Beijing massacre on June 4, 1989, is also a warning of revolutionary shocks ahead

The Life and legacy of Malcolm X

The Life and legacy of Malcolm X

50 years since the assassination of the black revolutionary Hugh Caffrey February 21 marks 50 years since the assassination of the black revolutionary activist Malcolm X. As the United States is shaken by mass protests in hundreds of cities against police racism and violence, and a new ‘Black Lives Matter’ […]

Germany: 25 years since November 9

Germany: 25 years since November 9

Berlin Wall brought down by mass revolutionary movement By Robert Bechert, CWI, who was living in Berlin in 1989 While, for millions, the 1989 opening of the Berlin Wall was rightly celebrated as a great victory for democratic rights, the official celebrations to mark its 25th anniversary have been dominated […]