Spanish police attack mass protests against prison terms for Catalan nationalists

By Alejandro López and Alex Lantier, 15 October 2019

The ruling against defendants involved in the 2017 Catalan independence referendum is the outcome of a show trial and part of the Spanish ruling class’s drive toward dictatorship.

Ahead of ruling in Catalan show trials
Catalan nationalists, Spanish unions and pseudo-left demobilize opposition

Spanish Supreme Court approves exhumation of fascist dictator Francisco Franco

Trump conference video incites violence against opponents

By Patrick Martin, 15 October 2019

The gruesome video imagines Trump using guns, knives, spears and other weapons to slaughter his critics in the media and the Democratic Party.

2,000 Asarco mineworkers go on strike in Arizona and Texas

By Samuel Davidson and Jessica Goldstein, 15 October 2019

The strike by Asarco copper miners in the US is part of a growing movement that includes miners and key sections of transport, service and industrial workers across the globe.

As GM strike enters fifth week, Mack Truck-Volvo workers launch first strike in more than 35 years

Fort Worth, Texas police officer charged with murder after shooting woman in her home

By Jacob Crosse, 15 October 2019

Atatiana Jefferson was shot through the window of her home early Saturday morning, while playing video games with her nephew.

IMF meeting confronts “synchronized” global economic slowdown

By Nick Beams, 15 October 2019

Two years ago the global economy was experiencing an upswing with growth in nearly 75 percent of the world economy, but today lower growth is expected in 90 percent of the world.

European Union declares little chance of Brexit deal by Thursday summit

By Robert Stevens, 15 October 2019

Johnson has called an emergency session of parliament Saturday. There is rising speculation that he may be able to win support for a deal if he secures one, but parliament will not support a no-deal Brexit.

European Union continues talks with Johnson government over possible Brexit deal

UK: Factional warfare in Corbyn leadership after McDonnell allies with Blairites over Brexit

By Chris Marsden, 15 October 2019

If Corbyn is removed, it will not be as the “victim” of political disloyalty from either the Blairites or his own allies. He is the architect of his own fate.

UK ruling class considers whether to entrust Corbyn with overcoming Brexit crisis

More on Brexit »

Homeless deaths rise more than 20 percent in England and Wales

By Dennis Moore, 15 October 2019

The average age of those rough sleepers who died in 2018 is 45 years for males and 43 for females, compared to the average age of death in England and Wales of 76 years for men and 81 for women.

Halt the jobs massacre in the UK auto industry: For a joint struggle at Honda, Nissan, Ford and Vauxhall

By Richard Tyler, 15 October 2019

The trade unions have deliberately isolated and separated the workforce at the Honda production plant and at the logistics facility, rather than seeking to mobilise a joint struggle.

French President Macron launches Islamophobic campaign after Paris police office attack

By Anthony Torres, 15 October 2019

Macron declared that preventing such attacks required a permanent atmosphere of anti-Islamic denunciations.

Germany’s IG Metall union calls for alliance with government and corporations against workers

By Dietmar Gaisenkersting, 15 October 2019

IG Metall is offering the services of its apparatus to ensure labour peace in the factories and impose the cuts demanded by Germany’s ruling elite.

US Supreme Court term begins with new threats to democratic rights

By Ed Hightower, 15 October 2019

The newly consolidated 5-4 far-right majority on the court is poised to hand down rulings imposing further restrictions on abortion rights, gay rights and basic civil liberties.

International review denounces FAA certification of Boeing 737 Max 8

By Bryan Dyne, 15 October 2019

The Joint Authorities Technical Review makes clear that the FAA, ostensibly Boeing’s regulator, made no attempt to determine the safety of new flight control software that led to the crash to two 737 Max 8 flights.

Quebec Federation of Labour’s Solidarity Fund sponsors speech by Conservative Party leader Scheer

By Laurent Lafrance, 15 October 2019

The QFL’s promotion of the Conservative Scheer attests to the trade union bureaucracy’s readiness to collaborate with the most right-wing forces.

Australian governments trial police-state measures against climate protesters

By Oscar Grenfell, 15 October 2019

The authorities are using the demonstrations as a test case for future repression of the emerging social and political struggles of the working class.

14 October 2019

US impeachment inquiry: State Department official testifies in defiance of Trump ban

By Patrick Martin, 14 October 2019

Large Berlin solidarity protests against anti-Semitism and right-wing terrorism.

By our reporters, 14 October 2019

Thousands protest in Germany against right-wing violence following fascist Yom Kippur attack

By Marianne Arens, 14 October 2019

German Nazi murders two in Yom Kippur Synagogue attack

Wildfires and forced blackouts lead to multiple deaths in California

By Evan Blake, 14 October 2019

Mass arrests continue in London and other cities in global Extinction Rebellion protests

By Robert Stevens, 14 October 2019

Nationalists win parliamentary elections in Kosovo

By Markus Salzmann, 14 October 2019

Trump backs China’s handling of Hong Kong protests

By Peter Symonds, 14 October 2019

Conflict erupts over European Central Bank’s return to “quantitative easing”

By Nick Beams, 14 October 2019

Two dead, one missing after hotel worksite collapses in New Orleans

By Aaron Murch, 14 October 2019

Four homeless men murdered in New York City’s Chinatown

By Owen Mullan and Sandy English, 14 October 2019

NDP advocates spending tens of billions on Canada’s military

By Roger Jordan, 14 October 2019

New in Norwegian

Nei til amerikansk fascisme! Bygg en massebevegelse for å tvinge ut Trump!

Socialist Equality Partys politiske komité, 15. oktober 2019

Nedkjempingen av Trumps forsøk på å skape et ekstremt høyrehøyreorientert regime og forsvaret av demokratiske rettigheter krever arbeiderklassens politiske mobilisering.

Den syriske hæren og Iran, truer motangrep mot Tykias invadering av Syria

Alex Lantier, 15. oktober 2019

En storskala Midtøsten-krig kunne strupe verdens oljeforsyning og eskalere til en krig mellom atomvåpenmakter. Arbeiderklassen kommer nå ansikt-til-ansikt med den reelle muligheten for en tredje verdenskrig.

Arbeidere ved Mack Truck, i kobbergruvene, i gig-økonomien og Chicago-lærerne
Utbredende streikebølge viser potensialet for GM-arbeiderne til å utvide kampen til Ford og Fiat-Chrysler

Jerry White, 15. oktober 2019

Dersom den månedlange streiken skal vinnes må bilarbeidere ta kampen over i egne hender, få slutt på isoleringen UAW pålegger dem, og slåss for en nedstengning av hele industrien.

Der GM-streiken går inn i den femte uka lanserer Mack Truck-Volvo-arbeidere sin første streik på 35 år

Nick Barrickman, 15. oktober 2019

De to streikene i amerikansk kjøretøyproduksjon er del av en internasjonal bevegelse i arbeiderklassen mot innstramminger, som har inkludert 70 000 bildelarbeidere i Mexico og rullerende streiker ved GMs sørkoreanske fabrikkanlegg.

M.I.A. besøker Julian Assange i fengsel: «Det handler om sannhet – og det er noe folk må opprettholde og slåss for»

Laura Tiernan, 15. oktober 2019

M.I.A. – Sri Lanka-fødte Mathangi ‘Maya’ Arulpragasam – fordømte Assanges plagere da hun uttalte seg under en pressekonferanse utenfor Belmarsh Prison sent lørdag ettermiddag, og hun anklaget de amerikanske og britiske myndighetene, domstolene og foretaksmediene.

Prominent australsk paramentariker erklærer utlevering av Julian Assange til USA for «fullstendig urimelig»

James Cogan, 15. oktober 2019

Barnaby Joyce innrømmet på mandag morgen at forsøket på å få utlevert Assange er et flagrant angrep på hans rettigheter som australsk statsborger.

New in Spanish

¡No al fascismo estadounidense! ¡Construyan un movimiento de masas para deponer a Trump!

Comité Político del Partido Socialista por la Igualdad, 15 octubre 2019

La derrota de la campaña de Trump para crear un régimen ultraderechista y la defensa de los derechos democráticos exige la movilización política de la clase obrera.

Where’s My Roy Cohn ( ¿Donde está mi Roy Cohn?): documental sobre la mano derecha de McCarthy, el mentor de Donald Trump

Fred Mazelis, 15 octubre 2019

Hay razones definitivas por las que Cohn siguió siendo influyente casi hasta el final de su vida, y por qué sigue siendo un símbolo potente mucho después de su muerte.

Estalla el conflicto por el regreso del Banco Central Europeo a la "flexibilización cuantitativa"

Nick Beams, 15 octubre 2019

Según los informes iniciales de la reunión de septiembre, hasta nueve miembros del consejo de gobierno de 25 miembros se opusieron a la decisión del BCE de regresar a la "flexibilización cuantitativa".

Introducción a la resolución del SWP de 1955 "La Tercera Revolución China y sus secuelas"

Peter Symonds, 15 octubre 2019

La resolución resumió la larga discusión dentro del SWP y el movimiento trotskista mundial sobre la importancia de la Revolución China de 1949 y el impacto de su deformación bajo el liderazgo estalinista de Mao Zedong y el Partido Comunista Chino (PCCh).

Resolución del SWP: la tercera revolución china y sus secuelas

15 octubre 2019

El documento reflejó la larga y detallada discusión dentro del movimiento trotskista sobre el significado de la revolución china y la deformación que resultó de su dominación por el liderazgo estalinista del Partido Comunista Chino.

Ola de huelgas muestra potencial para que trabajadores de GM expandan lucha a Ford y Fiat-Chrysler

Jerry White, 15 octubre 2019

Para ganar la huelga de un mes, los trabajadores automotores necesitan tomar la lucha en sus manos, poner fin al aislamiento impuesto por el UAW y luchar por paralizar la industria.

Ejército sirio, Irán amenaza con contraataque contra la invasión turca de Siria

Alex Lantier, 15 octubre 2019

Una guerra a gran escala en Oriente Medio podría estrangular el suministro mundial de petróleo y escalar a una guerra entre potencias con armas nucleares. La clase trabajadora se enfrenta cara a cara con la posibilidad real de una Tercera Guerra Mundial.

Alemania: La elección del líder del SPD y el declive de la socialdemocracia

Ulrich Rippert, 15 octubre 2019

Un vistazo a la lista de candidatos para la dirección del Partido Socialdemócrata (SPD) deja claro las capas sociales ricas que marcan el tono y cuyo programa reaccionario representan.

New in French

L’armée syrienne et l’Iran menacent d’attaquer les forces turques en Syrie

Alexandre Lantier, 15 octobre 2019

Une guerre généralisée au Moyen Orient pourrait stopper l’approvisionnement mondial en pétrole et provoquer une escalade militaire. Les travailleurs sont face au risque concret d’une 3e Guerre mondiale.

Non au fascisme américain! Développer un mouvement de masse pour faire tomber Trump!

Comité politique du Parti de l’égalité socialiste (USA), 15 octobre 2019

Vaincre les efforts de Trump pour créer un régime autoritaire d’extrême droite et défendre les droits démocratiques exige la mobilisation de la classe ouvrière.

Allemagne: L'élection du chef du SPD et le déclin de la social-démocratie

Ulrich Rippert, 15 octobre 2019

Un coup d'œil à la liste des candidats à la direction du Parti social-démocrate (SPD) montre clairement les couches sociales riches qui y donnent le ton et dont ils représentent le programme réactionnaire.

Le NPD plaide en faveur de dépenses de dizaines de milliards de dollars pour les forces armées du Canada

Roger Jordan, 15 octobre 2019

Les sociaux-démocrates du Canada appuient sans réserve les plans du gouvernement libéral de Trudeau d'acheter une nouvelle flotte de navires de guerre et de chasseurs.»

New in German

Kein Faschismus in Amerika! Baut eine Massenbewegung auf, um Trump aus dem Amt zu treiben!

dem Politischen Komitee der Socialist Equality Party, 15. Oktober 2019

Nur durch die politische Mobilisierung der Arbeiterklasse ist es möglich, Trump an der Errichtung eines rechtsextremen autoritären Regimes zu hindern und demokratische Rechte zu verteidigen.

Video: "Die Unteilbar-Demo zeigt die enorme Opposition gegen den Rechtsruck"

unseren Reportern, 15. Oktober 2019

Am Sonntag demonstrierten mehr als 10.000 Menschen durch Berlin, um gegen Antisemitismus und Fremdenfeindlichkeit zu protestieren. Wir sprachen mit einigen Teilnehmern.

Türkischer Überfall auf Syrien: Syrisches Militär und Iran beginnen Gegenoffensive

Alex Lantier, 15. Oktober 2019

Ein groß angelegter Krieg im Nahen Osten könnte die weltweite Ölversorgung unterbrechen und zu einem Atomkrieg ausarten. Damit wird die Arbeiterklasse vor die akute Gefahr eines Dritten Weltkriegs gestellt.

New in Turkish

Julian Assange’ın hayatı tehlikede!

James Cogan, 9 Ekim 2019

Assange’a ve Manning’e özgürlük kampanyası, işçi sınıfını kapitalizme bağlı tutmaya uğraşan siyaset ve sendika aygıtlarına karşı bir başkaldırı uğruna mücadeleden ayrılamaz. Onları savunma kampanyası, işyerlerine, üniversitelere, okullara ve işçi sınıfı mahallelerine taşınmalıdır.

ABD-Yunanistan askeri anlaşmasını imzalayan Pompeo İran’ı, Rusya’yı ve Çin’i tehdit etti

Alex Lantier ve V. Gnana, 9 Ekim 2019

Pompeo’nun Balkan turu, Washington’da ve onun NATO üyesi Avrupalı ve Türk sözde “müttefikler” ile ilişkilerinde patlayıcı bir krizin ortasında gerçekleşti.

Washington Türkiye’nin Suriye’de YPG’ye saldırısına yeşil ışık yaktı

Alex Lantier ve Ulaş Ateşçi, 9 Ekim 2019

Washington, 2015’ten beri Suriye’deki NATO savaşında başlıca vekil gücü olarak savaşan ve Türk hükümetinin teröristler olarak suçladığı Kürt milliyetçisi milisleri kaderlerine terk etti.

New in Portuguese

Setenta anos desde a Revolução Chinesa
As lições políticas da falência do maoísmo

Por Peter Symonds, 9 Outubro 2019

Os herdeiros políticos de Mao Zedong não conseguem explicar como e por que as aspirações dos trabalhadores por um futuro socialista, pelo qual tantos se sacrificaram há 70 anos, resultaram hoje no beco sem saída do capitalismo.

New in Russian

Правительство Украины объявляет о масштабной приватизации, угрожающей массовыми увольнениями

Джейсон Мелановски, 5 октября 2019 г.

Правый мозговой центр «Атлантический совет» приветствовал инициируемую Зеленским экономическую политику как «крупнейшую постсоветскую распродажу на протяжении жизни целого поколения».

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Perspective

Mack Truck, copper strikes show potential to spread GM walkout to Ford, Fiat Chrysler

15 October 2019

The United Auto Workers’ isolation of the month-long strike by GM workers can be broken if workers take the conduct of the struggle into their own hands, call out Ford and Fiat Chrysler and unify with Mack Truck strikers, copper miners and other workers.

Earlier Perspectives »

Featured Commentary

No to American fascism! Build a mass movement to force Trump out!

By the Political Committee of the Socialist Equality Party, 14 October 2019

The defeat of Trump’s efforts to create an extreme rightwing authoritarian regime and the defense of democratic rights require the political mobilization of the working class.

International Committee of the Fourth International

Oppose the Turkish military offensive in Syria!

By the International Committee of the Fourth International, 14 October 2019

As Ankara seeks a militarist solution to ethnic and class conflicts inflamed by decades of imperialist interventions, the Middle East and the world are on the brink of all-out war.

Socialist Equality Party

Sri Lankan SEP presidential candidate holds press conference

By our correspondents, 15 October 2019

“This election is being held in the midst of a growing political and economic crisis of the government and the ruling class as a whole.”

Video: SEP presidential candidate Pani Wijesiriwardena addresses nationally-televised meeting in Sri Lanka

By our reporters, 11 October 2019

Sri Lankan SEP announces presidential election campaign public meetings

9 October 2019

Socialist Equality Party in Sri Lanka to contest the November presidential election

By the Socialist Equality Party (Sri Lanka), 5 October 2019

SEP and IYSSE meeting series in the United States
Race, Class and the Fight for Socialism: Perspectives for the Coming Revolution in America

11 October 2019

This meeting series will refute the historical falsifications advanced in the New York Times “1619 Project,” explain their underlying political motivations and present the strategy for socialist revolution in America today.

Free Assange and Manning

M.I.A. visits Julian Assange in prison: “It’s about truth—and that’s something people have to uphold and fight for”

By Laura Tiernan, 14 October 2019

Speaking at a press conference outside Belmarsh late Saturday afternoon, M.I.A.—Sri Lankan-born Mathangi ‘Maya’ Arulpragasam—condemned Assange’s tormentors, indicting the US and UK governments, the courts and the corporate media.

Prominent Australian parliamentarian declares extradition of Julian Assange to US “totally unreasonable”

By James Cogan, 14 October 2019

Protest in New Zealand six months after Assange’s arrest

By our reporters, 14 October 2019

Six months since the brutal arrest of WikiLeaks’ publisher Julian Assange

By Oscar Grenfell, 12 October 2019

WikiLeaks source Jeremy Hammond held in contempt by grand jury

By Kevin Reed, 11 October 2019

CIA spied on Assange’s lawyers, visitors in Ecuadorian embassy

By Oscar Grenfell, 11 October 2019

More on the campaign to Free Assange and Manning »

Workers Struggles

Chilean railway workers walk out; strike vote by Vancouver BC transit workers
Workers Struggles: The Americas

15 October 2019

Workers at Ferroarriles del Pacífico struck eight cities in Chile over wages while 3,200 transit workers in Vancouver have voted to authorize strike action after months of futile negotiations.

Commentary

Chicago Teachers Union announces “path” to block strike and impose austerity settlement

By Kristina Betinis, 14 October 2019

Syrian army, Iran threaten counterattack against Turkish invasion of Syria

By Alex Lantier, 14 October 2019

Germany: The election of the SPD leader and the decline of social democracy

By Ulrich Rippert, 14 October 2019

Seattle Democrats endorse Socialist Alternative’s Kshama Sawant

By Julio Patron, 12 October 2019

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's “Just Society”: Palliatives that will never be implemented

By Genevieve Leigh, 11 October 2019

Iraq in flames

By Bill Van Auken, 5 October 2019

Autoworkers struggles

Mack Truck, copper miners, Chicago teachers, gig economy workers
Spreading strike wave shows potential for GM workers to expand struggle to Ford and Fiat-Chrysler

By Jerry White, 14 October 2019

Auto strike in peril: UAW, GM prepare to end strike and impose contract betrayal

After secret meeting with CEO Mary Barra, UAW moving to shut down GM strike

Who is UAW Vice President Terry Dittes?

“It’s like the UAW is management:” GM strikers speak out as union moves towards sellout

By Tom Hall, 14 October 2019

UAW promoting anti-Mexican nationalism to isolate and defeat GM strike

UAW prepares to sell out GM strike, as new corruption revelations emerge

By Marcus Day, 3 October 2019

More on the 2019 GM strike »

From the archive of the World Socialist Web Site
Eighty-two years since the victory of the Flint sit-down strike

By Jerry White, 1 October 2019

From the archive of the World Socialist Web Site
Why are trade unions hostile to socialism?

By David North, 28 September 2019

From the archive of the World Socialist Web Site
Walter Reuther and the rise and fall of the UAW

More on autoworkers struggles »

25 years ago: Hamas terrorist attack kills 22

On October 19, 1994, 22 civilians were killed and 50 more were injured in a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv by the Palestinian Islamic fundamentalist group Hamas. The attack came on the eve of the signing of the Israel-Jordan Treaty of Peace and was coupled with two other terrorist acts the same week.

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50 years ago: 250,000 demonstrate against Vietnam War

On October 15, 1969 over 250,000 Americans joined the “Moratorium to End the War in Vietnam” demonstrations in US cities. Protesters gave speeches, held teach-ins, sang songs, and read the names of the 40,000 Americans who had died in the war.

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75 years ago: US military launches reconquest of the Philippines from Japan

On October 20, 1944, US military forces, including divisions of the Navy, Army and Air Force, launched a bid to retake the Philippines from Japan. The archipelago had been among American imperialism’s first conquests in the late 19th century, and was viewed as strategically critical to defeating Japan in the Pacific theater of World War II.

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100 years ago: Adolf Hitler gives first speech to fascist party

On October 16, 1919, Adolf Hitler, then working for German military intelligence, gave his first speech to the ultra-right-wing German Workers Party (Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, DAP) in Munich’s Hofbräukeller, a beer hall. In a few months, the DAP would become a part of the renamed National Socialist German Workers (Nazi) Party.

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The Trump impeachment crisis

Trump makes fascistic appeal to police and military at Minneapolis rally

By Patrick Martin, 11 October 2019

Trump White House declares it will not cooperate with impeachment inquiry

By Joseph Kishore, 9 October 2019

Trump admits US killed millions in war based on lies

Democrats exclude Trump’s fascist anti-immigrant policies from impeachment inquiry

More on the Trump Presidency »

Book Review

Edward Snowden: The man who exposed the electronic surveillance of everyone by US intelligence

By Kevin Reed, 12 October 2019

The memoir Permanent Record by the former intelligence contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden is an important account of the life of the man behind the exposure of secret global electronic surveillance programs run by the NSA and CIA.

Arts Review

Roger Waters “Us + Them” concert film takes on global issues

By Kevin Reed, 11 October 2019

Joker: An unenlightening approach to serious problems

By Carlos Delgado, 9 October 2019

New Met production of Porgy and Bess prompts racialist criticisms of America’s greatest opera

By Barry Grey, 26 September 2019

Placido Domingo resigns from LA Opera, as #MeToo campaign continues

By Fred Mazelis, 4 October 2019

Singer Placido Domingo’s forced departure from New York’s Metropolitan Opera

Science

Nobel Prize in Physics awarded for research in cosmology and exoplanets

By Bryan Dyne, 11 October 2019

The 2019 Nobel Prize in Medicine awarded for research in cellular responses to oxygen

History

Introduction to the 1955 SWP resolution “The Third Chinese Revolution and its Aftermath”

By Peter Symonds, 9 October 2019

From the archives
SWP resolution: The Third Chinese Revolution and its Aftermath

9 October 2019

Introduction to the 1951 report to the Fourth International by Chinese Trotskyist Peng Shuzhi

By Peter Symonds, 3 October 2019

From the archives
The Causes of the Victory of the Chinese Communist Party over Chiang Kai-Shek, and the CCP’s Perspectives

By Peng Shuzhi

Australia: Important response to first IYSSE lectures on the 1949 Chinese Revolution

By our reporters, 7 October 2019

IYSSE lecture series in Australia
Seventy years after the Chinese Revolution: How the struggle for socialism was betrayed

9 September 2019

Featured Commentary

Drawing the lessons of the ICFI split—International Strategy and National Tactics: The change in the ICFI’s approach to national liberation movements

By Deepal Jayasekera, 30 September 2019

This lecture was delivered to the Socialist Equality Party (US) Summer School on July 25, 2019 by Deepal Jayasekera, Assistant Secretary of the Socialist Equality Party in Sri Lanka

Introduction to the Turkish language edition of In Defense of Leon Trotsky
Leon Trotsky’s four fateful years in Prinkipo: 1929-1933

By David North, 23 September 2019

The ICFI and the Crisis of Stalinism

The World Capitalist Crisis and the Tasks of the Fourth International: An analysis of the ICFI Perspectives resolution of 1988

The International Committee’s response to the “End of History”: The March 1992 Plenum of the ICFI

The Dissolution of the USSR and the Unipolar Moment of US Imperialism

China: Thirty years since the Tiananmen Square massacre

The Political Origins and Consequences of the 1982–86 Split in the International Committee of the Fourth International

International Youth and Students for Social Equality

Mandarin announcement of Australian lecture series on 70th anniversary of the Chinese Revolution

27 September 2019

The lectures, which are being held on university campuses across the country, have been organised by the International Youth and Students for Social Equality.

Lectures in Australia and New Zealand on the 1949 Chinese Revolution

Mehring Books

Preface to the Turkish edition of The Russian Revolution and the Unfinished Twentieth Century

By David North, 2 September 2019

Preview the new publication from Mehring Books
Author’s introduction to Bolsheviks Against Stalinism 1928-1933: Leon Trotsky and the Left Opposition

By Vadim Z. Rogovin, 30 August 2019

Now available from Mehring Books
Bolsheviks Against Stalinism 1928-1933: Leon Trotsky and the Left Opposition by Vadim Z. Rogovin

The 2020 US Elections

Joe Biden: A familiar face, a deeply reactionary record

By Patrick Martin, 23 September 2019

Amy Klobuchar: The favorite Democrat of Senate Republicans

By George Gallanis, 19 August 2019

International Online May Day Rally 2019

Opening report to Online International May Day Rally
The resurgence of class struggle and the fight for socialism

By David North, 6 May 2019

The future lies in socialism

By Joseph Kishore, 13 May 2019

On May 4, the International Committee of the Fourth International held its annual International May Day Online Rally, with speakers and participants from throughout the world. Readers can listen to the entire rally here.