The origins, purpose and alternative to nationalist ideology
Bicentenary of Engels birth.
Aaron Bastani's manifesto promises a utopian world of plenty, but one in which the fundamental relations of the capitalist system remain untouched.
How Marxists explain the causes and consequences of unemployment under capitalism
A Marxist analysis of the fundamental contradictions between sustainability and the capitalist mode of production.
IT WAS a sunny day, so the foreman let us work outside, in the yard. We sat there hammering small metal discs into shape over a die for about an hour. Then Terry, another young lad who was supposed to be showing me the ropes, announced: “I’m fed up.” I looked up. “Know what you […]
Bolshevism is the model of democracy and unity that won the world's first socialist revolution
Marxists make a distinction between forms of government and the class nature of the state. We always ask, “which class interests are served by the state?”
Marx proved that exploitation is caused not just by the sharp practices of some bad capitalists, but is part and parcel of the profit system itself.
Only the overthrow of the profit system can create the conditions for the withering away of humanity’s psychological need for religious belief