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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

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 […]

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)

Book review: Leon Trotsky – A revolutionary’s life

Book review: Leon Trotsky – A revolutionary’s life

Joshua Rubenstein’s contradictory biography Niall Mulholland, CWI, first published in the Socialist, paper of the Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) The 72nd anniversary of the assassination of the great Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky was commemorated even within Britain’s capitalist press. An interview with Trotsky’s grandson Esteban Volkov, in the Guardian […]