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General Election 2024: End the Tyranny of Conservative Rule

A statement from Anti*Capitalist Resistance on the upcoming 4 July 2024 General Election.

Clash at Phoenix Cinema: Protests Erupt Over Israeli‑Sponsored Film Festival

Brian Smith reports from North London.

Equality an ongoing agenda for UCU

The University and College Union (UCU) 2024 congress is taking place at the end of May in Bournemouth, write Liz Lawrence and Philip Inglesant. Several important issues are tabled for debate, which have a bearing on how the union is organised and its priorities..

International Solidarity at UCU Congress 2024

The University and College Union (UCU) 2024 congress is taking place at the end of May in Bournemouth, write Liz Lawrence and Philip Inglesant. Several important issues are tabled for debate, which have a bearing on how the union is organised and its priorities.

Towards a return to dictatorship in Tunisia?

The arrest of lawyer and columnist Sonia Dahmani, writes S. Mousakaran, on 11 May 2024, broadcast live, is emblematic of the ongoing crackdown and repression in Tunisia since President Kaïs Saïed's coup d'état on 25 July 2021, marking a troubling return to authoritarianism.

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What’s behind the accusation of antisemitism hurled at Karim Khan

If all the Zionist and pro-Israel rage against ICC prosecutor Karim Khan’s position indicates anything, it is the importance of this position, which it is no exaggeration to describe as historic. By Gilbert Achcar.

Sunak throws the dice

Capitalism’s New Age of Plagues. Part 5: The Pandemic Machines

Creeping Doppelgängers

Nakba Protests

Judith Butler on gender, reaction and resistance    

The Struggle for Sudan

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Making Sense of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

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THEORY

Traumas & Futures

In a retrospective article of its previous work on the trans* struggle, Rowan Fortune asks what it means to persist despite having already reached the point of crisis, having already borne witness to years when solidarity palpably failed. This article was written with invaluable assistance from Twilight O’Hara.

Karl Marx and Ecology: An Interview with Michael Löwy

Lenin’s Political Work

Frantz Fanon: Martinican, French, Algerian, African Revolutionary

Two, three, many Lenins

Socialism and revolutionary democracy: Lenin’s legacy for our time of catastrophe

The Limits of Left Moralism

PUBLICATIONS

Internationalism or Russification

Internationalism or Russification A study in the Soviet nationalities problem by Ivan Dzuyba Internationalism or Russification? was written in 1965 while there was a wave of political repression in Ukraine. In the book, Dzyuba analyses from a Marxist position the national and cultural policy of the Soviet Union in Ukraine. The book was first sent to the Secretary of the Central […]

Israel’s War on Gaza

ISRAEL’S WAR ON GAZA by Gilbert Achcar Israel has seized the opportunity of Hamas’s operation on 7 October 2023 to devastate Gaza, reducing it to rubble, massacring a huge number of its inhabitants and forcing the rest to flee. Another Nakba is underway, 75 years after the creation of Israel. This booklet includes articles by Gilbert […]

Making Sense of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine

Making Sense of Russia’s Invasion of Ukraine by Paul Le Blanc In this small book, Paul Le Blanc tries to ‘make sense of the Russian invasion of Ukraine’. His starting point is for a victory for Ukrainian self-determination and opposition to imperialism in all its forms. Paul Le Blanc tackles the following themes: What Mistaken Friends Say […]

The Russian Invasion and the Ukrainian Left

The Russian Invasion and the Ukrainian Left The Struggle for a Social Ukraine Commons Journal 13/2023: Edited by Stas Serhiienko, Published by Resistance Books. The Commons journal of social criticism is a left-wing Ukrainian media about economy, politics, history and culture, founded in 2009. ContentsArticles on: To the Western left, Between Survival and Resistance, and For a Just […]