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Stephen Bannon Ain’t No Leninist; We are.

Whenever I read mainstream press analysis on Breitbart’s Stephen Bannon, I always come across this quote that he alleges he is somehow a “Leninist”. The quote, often going something like this: “I’m a Leninist,” Mr. Bannon was quoted as saying … Continue reading

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Modern imperialism and the working class

Originally posted on Michael Roberts Blog:
The IIPPE workshop in London on modern imperialism, organised this week by Simon Mohun, Emeritus professor of political economy at QMC London University, was highly appropriate for two reasons. First, it brought together those…

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So You Think You Can Take Over the Democratic Party?

Instead of spending the next 10, 20, 30, or 60 years trying to take over a party that has demonstrated its rank hostility to leftists and their vision for a new world, why not begin the process of building a … Continue reading

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Reminder

Reminder: Mainstream media is concentrated and owned by 6 companies in a country where the top 20% control 95% of the economy. These 6 companies control 90% of the news that is pumped out and are usually intertwined with law … Continue reading

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Same Argument, Different Decade

“Then, as would be expected, the District of Columbia unit of the NAACP urged removal of the mural because the slave picture reflects on race and color of Negroes, thus encouraging anti-Negro sentiment. At first blush, this business of commercial, … Continue reading

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The Main Enemy Is At Home! (Leaflet, May 1915) – Karl Liebknecht

Incredibly important historical pamphlet by Karl Liebknecht to the German people during the beginnings of WWI. This sentiment that Liebknecht tapped into, in solidarity with Lenin and the Bolsheviks political line that the main enemy was at home, became popular … Continue reading

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Dec. 25, 1837: Christmas Day Freedom Fighters: Hidden History of the Seminole Anticolonial Struggle

“This daring Seminole story begins around the time of the American Revolution when 55 “Founding Fathers” broke free of British colonialism and wrote the immortal Declaration of Independence. About the same time, Seminoles—suffering ethnic persecution under Creek rule in Alabama … Continue reading

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Why Russia backs Assad: a view from Russia’s anti-imperialist left

The editors of the Russian socialist website openleft.ru analyse why Russia is now openly moving troops into Syria to support the Assad regime. Cartoon by the activists of Occupied Kafranbel. A whole range of evidence [also here] indicates that Russia is activating … Continue reading

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Neil Davidson on the RISE of the Scottish Left

Via SocialistWorker interview: “The goal is to put down a mark for explicitly socialist politics and get out our voice in the parliament and local councils in Scotland. We want to put socialism on the agenda and move all parliamentary … Continue reading

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Communication note of the Majority of the Members of the Central Committee of the Youth of SYRIZA

“The horizon of our actions, however, is not limited by the elections. Moreover, this new political mode neither can nor we want it to be based on a traditional concept that shrinks our political horizon into institutional demands or into … Continue reading

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