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Stalinism och byråkratisering (och lite till)

Är jag stalinist?
Nej, enligt min egen definition är jag inte en stalinist, på samma gång menar jag att det existerar en stalinstisk strömning, detta är en strömning som blint aksepterar den problemlösning som existerade under stalin-eran som en korrekt sådan, en rörelse som dogmatiskt tolkar den leninistiska partivägen. 439 more words

Abortion rights and a nasty little smear

Last Friday the New Zealand Herald reported that an unnamed rural GP (doctor) has had her practising certificate suspended for six months for the ‘crime’ of prescribing the drug Misoprostol to four patients who needed an abortion. 2,295 more words

Capitalist State

In the Era of Wars and Revolutions. American socialist cartoons of the mid-twentieth century.

 In the era of Wars and Revolutions. American Socialist Cartoons of the mid-twentieth century. Edited by Sean Matgamma. 

“Although in some places, notably in the Untied States, Trotskyism is able to attract a fairly large number of adherents, and develop into an organised movement with a petty Fuehrer of its own, its inspiration is essentially negative. 965 more words


Should China's official 'unions' be welcomed into the family of labour?


Above: an unofficial strike in China


By Eric Lee (at the Workers Liberty website)

At the end of March, the International Labour Organisation’s Bureau for Workers Activities (known as ILO-ACTRAV) and the All-China Federation of Trade Unions (ACFTU) signed a Memorandum of Understanding “to promote Trade unions South-South Cooperation in the Asia- Pacific region”.   1,328 more words


Farage is the true and only face of anti-EU'ism

Once again, the opinion polls suggest that Farage won the debate with Clegg by a considerable margin. Anyone who watched tonight will have been struck by Farage’s saloon-bar demagogic skill, in contrast to Clegg’s stilted and humourless performance. 276 more words

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The left on Ukraine: third camp or no camp?

Above: SW’s “no camp” stance

By Martin Thomas (at the Workers Liberty website):

Many responses from the left to the Ukraine crisis have ignored, sidestepped, or downplayed the right to self-determination of the Ukrainian people. 921 more words


The "National Traitors"

On his Facebook page Sergey Markov has published a list of “traitors of Russia” who supported the “Banderite Maidan”. They include

1 Andrei Makarevich

2 Navalny… 109 more words