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The Failure of "Lesser Evilism" Private ownership of the means of production has hit a dead end on a world scale. The system is dying on its feet, and this inevitably has profound political and social consequences in the country par excellence of capitalism. Read the Full Story
Election 2014—Big Business Wins Again What if they held an election and nobody came? In some ways, the 2014 midterm election was very much like this. That is, democracy for the top 1% or 2%, but not for the rest of us! Read the Full Story
The Logic of Imperialism The 2003 invasion of Iraq was a disastrous and criminal adventure. Hundreds of thousands were killed or dislocated and millions continue to suffer the worst imaginable miseries and deprivations. It is a humiliating condemnation of imperialism that, due to its actions, a group once denigrated by Obama as the “junior varsity team” of terrorist outfits is now giving the planet’s mightiest military force a run for its money. Read the Full Story

Latest Marxist & Socialist News and Analysis

Message of Solidarity from FRETECO in Venezuela for the Republic Workers

Republic Workers

Workers from the Revolutionary Front of Occupied Factories (FRETECO) in Venezuela send a message of solidarity and support to the courageous workers of Republic Windows and Doors in Chicago, IL.  In English and Spanish/En español y inglés.


Message of Solidarity from Spain for the Republic Workers

Republic Workers

Members of the Executive Committee of CC.OO. branch in Navantia-Ferrol send a message of solidarity to the workers of Republic Windows and Doors currently occupying their factory.  In English and Spanish/En español y inglés.

Karl Marx is Back!

Karl MarxArticles have appeared recently in newspapers and websites around the world highlighting the fact that sales of Marx’s books over the past year have risen sharply in places like East Germany, particularly among young people.


Workers Occupy Chicago Factory

Republic Window and DoorBeginning Friday, around 300 workers at the Republic Window & Door factory in Chicago have occupied the plant demanding severance and back-pay owed by the company. For the first time since the birth of the CIO union federation in the 1930s, U.S. workers are occupying their workplace. As the bosses push to place the burden of the failing economy on workers' shoulders, the class struggle is back on the agenda in the U.S.

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