A year of war in Ukraine

Resolution adopted by the XIIth Congress of the League for the Fifth International.

Workers Power  ·  01 July 2023

Friedrich Engels at 200

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 to what became known as Marxism and to the formation of the political parties of the working class. In many assessments, he appears merely as […]

Workers Power  ·  28 November 2020

The 80th anniversary of the death of Leon Trotsky

By Dave Stockton It is 80 years today since Leon Trotsky, aged 60, died at 7.25 pm in a hospital in Mexico City from a wound inflicted the day before by Ramón Mercader, an agent of Joseph Stalin, then the all-powerful dictator of the Soviet Union. Stalin had directly ordered the murder having already murdered […]

Workers Power  ·  21 August 2020

Imperialism, capitalism and the destruction of humanity and nature

A Marxist analysis of the fundamental contradictions between sustainability and the capitalist mode of production.

Workers Power  ·  07 April 2020

A programme of action to fight the corona crisis

A programme of action published in the early weeks of the pandemic.

Workers Power  ·  24 March 2020

The Oppression of Trans People

Resolution on the oppression of trans people.

Workers Power  ·  17 March 2019

Y is for Youth

The task of revolutionaries today is to reach out to the new generation in whose hands the future of the planet lies

Workers Power  ·  16 September 2018

Marxists and elections: a weapon against capital

How revolutionaries use elections as a weapon against capital.

Dave Stockton  ·  04 May 2015

Theses on the Arab Spring

Resolution on the revolutions and counter-revolutions in the Arab Spring.

Workers Power  ·  19 August 2014

An action programme for Britain

Our action programme for Britain, published in 2014, analysing the defeat of the resistance to the coalition government

Workers Power  ·  23 April 2014

Intersectionality – not the basis for the liberation struggle

The methodology of ‘intersectionality’ is currently gaining increased support on the left in the UK. Joy Macready argues why it shouldn’t be used as the basis for a socialist approach to liberation ‘Intersectionality’, or the study of how multiple systems of oppression or discrimination interact, is gaining prominence amongst the left in the UK. For […]

Workers Power  ·  15 November 2013

Autumn 2013 Political-economic perspectives

Perspectives, strategy and tasks in the class struggle.

Workers Power  ·  15 September 2013

Trotskyism in the 21st Century

The general principles of Leninism-Trotskyism in the 21st century.

Workers Power  ·  01 April 2013

Marxism and the state

By Simon Hardy Many people think that the police in Britain are somehow neutral in political matters. But recent events have exposed the real nature of the police force. This article examines the role of the police and the state in our society The role of the police Lord Imbert, ex-chief of the Metropolitan Police, […]

Workers Power  ·  30 May 2011

The problem of autonomism

Luke Cooper discusses the growing phenomenon of autonomism in the anti-cuts and student movement  

Workers Power  ·  26 April 2011

A Workers’ Answer to the Crisis (2009)

An action programme to fight the capitalist crisis

Workers Power  ·  09 October 2009

Save the Planet From Capitalist Destruction

The systemic causes of the climate crisis and the role of the working class in solving it.

Workers Power  ·  04 August 2009

Documents of the League vol. 1: Introduction

Introduction to a collection of League theses and resolutions.

Workers Power  ·  04 August 2009

Theses on Communists and the Trade Unions

The methods and principles of communist work in the trade unions.

Workers Power  ·  01 July 2009

The Method and Principles of Communist Organisation

Resolution on the methods and principles of communist organisation, from ideological current to mass party

Workers Power  ·  01 March 2009

Communist principles of youth organisation

The revolutionary tradition of communist youth organisation and its applicability today.

Workers Power  ·  30 April 2004

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