Over 100 Present at the British Marxist School to Discuss "A Century of Struggle"

summerschool2014-2Over 100 comrades attended the 4th annual Marxist Summer School in London, hosted by the IMT and UCLU Marxist Society from 20th-22nd June. The theme of this year’s school was ‘A Century of Struggle’ to commemorate not only capitalism’s passing over into imperialist barbarism in World War One, but also the manifold revolutions led by the working class in a period where capitalism has ceased to play any remotely progressive role.

Fighting Fund Appeal—May/June 2014

NEWWILLOGO1SmallerThe International Marxist Tendency is growing around the world. The Pakistani Marxists just had their Congress in March: a huge meeting taking up the largest meeting hall in Lahore! The Greek Marxists now have a biweekly newspaper distributed through kiosks in every part of Greece, and the British and Italian Marxists plan to launch biweekly papers next year. And what about the US?

 

Petition: Support the Struggle to Nationalize the Brazilian Occupied Factory Flasko!

flasko1The Flasko factory which has been occupied and run under workers’ control needs your help. For eleven years this factory has been run without bosses and under the control of the workers. Now they are waging a struggle to have the factory officially nationalized under workers’ control. Flasko needs 10,000 signatures by June 17 to force a public hearing in the Brazilian Senate to discuss their proposal of expropriation of the occupied factory. Please sign using the link below to help the comrades reach this target.

2014 WIL Congress: American Marxists Preparing in the “Belly of the Beast”

2014congressfeaturedThe United States is a vast country with a sprawling geography and nearly 300 major cities of over 100,000 inhabitants each. But the Marxists are not daunted as we step up to the plate of the historic task of building a strong and well-organized revolutionary tendency within the labor movement on a national scale. We are committed with all of our energy and unshakable confidence in our ideas and in the approaching revolutionary future of the American working class. This was the theme and the attitude that emerged at the National Congress of the Workers International League in Pittsburgh over the weekend of May 24–25 this year.

Over 120 Present at the Best Ever Socialist Appeal Supporters Conference (UK)

conference2014-2This year’s annual conference of Socialist Appeal (UK) supporters and sellers saw another record turnout. Over the weekend of Saturday 5th and Sunday 6th April, more than 120 Marxist activists convened in London to discuss the perspectives for revolution and the organisational tasks at hand for the Marxists in Britain.