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Veronica Fagan explores some of the issues behind Labour’s internal elections.

Communists in the Clinic

Ian Parker reports on the progress of the Red Clinic and the role of communism for its workers and supporters

Podemos: party of struggles or populist operation from above?

Alex Merlo explores the issues,

Building revolutionary tenderness: Chronicles of the 37th Revolutionary Youth Camp in France

Diego Fernández Gómez, a militant of Anticapitalistas in the Spanish state, reports on the camp ioganised by the Fourth International

Why so Political?

From Maverick to Star Trek, what is political. asks Rowan Fortune?

ABOUT ANTICAPITALIST RESISTANCE

We seek revolutionary transformation to meet the compound crisis of ecological disaster, economic collapse, social decay, grotesque inequality, mass impoverishment, growing militarisation, and creeping authoritarianism.

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Women’s Football Euros – a step forward for women in sport

Dave Kellaway reflects on the significance of the Women’s Euros.

‘Standing up for the oppressed’ 

Wildcat strike in Bury

My girlfriend is on Chinese television

Sri Lanka’s democratic revolution

“When there’s a problem, people come to us”

Our Submission to The Independent Commission on the Constitutional Future of Wales

EVENTS

VIDEO

The Overturn of Roe vs Wade: The Struggle for Reproductive Justice in the US

Psychoanalysis and Liberation: Four Arguments

THEORY

False Consciousness and Ideology

Rowan Fortune and Logan O'Hara explain the problems with a model of ideology and prejudice that stresses an elite controlling the masses from on-high, and proposes a more Marxian alternative.

Marx, Spinoza, and the Political Implications of Contemporary Psychiatry

In the War: Nationalism, Imperialism, Cosmopolitics

French Revisionism and the Erasure of the Algerian Revolution

Alienation, Spectacle, and Revolution: A Critical Marxist Essay – a review

Redeeming Marcuse

Revolutionary defeatism, yesterday and today

PUBLICATIONS

Radical Psychoanalysis

This crisis-ridden world is having disastrous effects on the climate, on our bodies and on our internal worlds, on how we feel and try to respond, on how we panic and on how we act collectively. Psychoanalysis can be part of this collective political response. Ian Parker shows how personal struggle can be linked to political struggle so we confront misery in this world and find alternatives in anti-capitalist resistance.

Mind Fuck

In this little book, Neil Faulkner draws on Marxist-Freudian theory to provide an updated analysis of the mass psychology of fascism, and to argue for a progressive counter-offensive based on love, labour, and reason.

ALIENATION, SPECTACLE & REVOLUTION

This book offers critical Marxist thinking about the nature of the crisis and what must be done to turn mass protest into the revolutionary transformation on which our survival depends.

Why We Need Anti‑Capitalist Resistance

Simon Hannah gives an outline of Marxism and how it can help us in the fight to free people from exploitation and save the planet