The 1972 dock strike has important lessons for today as we enter a new period of industrial struggle
Forty years ago, Margaret Thatcher’s Tory government fought an undeclared war against Argentina for control of the Malvinas.
In the first week of May, 85 years ago, the tragic end to the Spanish revolution played out on the streets of Barcelona.
The Tories are desperate to put a positive spin on the teaching of the British Empire
RECENT EVENTS in Ukraine have been a sharp reminder that under capitalism, inter-imperialist rivalries inevitably lead to brutal wars that cause mass death and devastation. While some of these wars […]
On 30 January 1972, Bloody Sunday, the British Parachute Regiment shot dead 13 unarmed civil rights protesters in Derry and wounded 15 others.
Anti-apartheid activist and liberation theologian Desmond Tutu has died after a long battle with cancer, aged 90.
By Chris Clough One hundred years ago, a five-day bloody battle raged in the US. A million rounds of ammunition were fired, and planes flew overhead dropping bombs and poison […]
150th anniversary of the Paris Commune.
By Gerald Falke and Dave Stockton The 200th anniversary Friedrich Engels’ birth, gives us an opportunity to look back over his remarkable life and recall the importance of his contribution […]