June 1917: The Bolsheviks “become a power”

Meeting of the Petrograd Soviet in June 1917.

100 years since the Russian Revolution 1917-2017

90 years since Chiang Kai-shek’s Shanghai massacre

90 years since Chiang Kai-shek’s Shanghai massacre

On 12 April 1927, a bloody military coup turned the tide on the Chinese Revolution

February Revolution 1917: How Russia’s workers defeated the tsar

Toppled stature of Tsar Alexander III.

Lessons for today’s struggles against dictatorship

A discussion on Hong Kong’s future

A discussion on Hong Kong’s future

The following statement was presented at a recent meeting of Socialist Action (CWI in Hong Kong) to discuss the important political shifts taking place at the start of 2017. 

Marxism and the Environment

Marxism and the Environment

Marxism is often mistakenly accused of taking the environment for granted – in the pursuit of the economic growth needed to alleviate poverty and want. Yet nothing could be further from the truth. Drawing on the works of Marx and Engels, and the experience of the first years of the […]