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Beware the Commie Terrorist!

Originally published in the Morning Star on 16th March 2018.

A spectre is haunting Britain’s right-wing newspapers – the spectre of desperation. Devoid of credibility and condemned to watch the slow collapse of their neoliberal weltanschauung, it seems all they have left to exploit is the power of fear. 1,355 more words


The Myth of Labour - Corbyn Revealed as a Duplicitous Trotskyite!

The Labour Party ousted its Marxist-Leninist ideologues around 1921 – when the British Socialist Party reformed as the Communist Party of Great Britain. Between 1921 and 1929, the Labour Party pursued a confused mixture of bourgeois leftism, utopian socialism, trade unionism, and the odd individual who professed Marxist leanings. 285 more words

Leftwing Political Analysis

Books Are Weapons: The Polish Opposition Press and the Overthrow of Communism

By Siobhan Doucette

In June of 1989 semi-free elections were held in Poland; the results surprised onlookers around the world in that they were an unequivocal victory for the Solidarity-led opposition to the ruling communist government. 2,167 more words


I am now writing a weekly column for the Observer. It is actually a weekly page with two articles, one long, one short. This week’s articles were on… 789 more words


Journey to Mesic

This is a story that starts with a long and freewheeling road trip —it’s the summer of 1953 and a young folksinger is making a pilgrimage to his father’s home in a little coastal village in Pamlico County, N.C. 2,631 more words

Love In The Archives

On Gaming: A Revolutionary Perspective on Modern Gaming

This was the second major piece I had written for the now-defunct Kasama Project. I enjoyed writing this piece since it enabled me to come further into textual criticism at a time when it was still new to me. 14,730 more words


How Jacobin got Henry Wallace wrong

Like the last issue of Jacobin that attempted—poorly—to theorize ecology, the latest one devoted to the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution has generated controversy. John Bellamy Foster… 1,752 more words