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Palestine was the issue at Labour Party conference

Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn received his longest and loudest standing ovation at his party’s conference when he called for an “end to the oppression...

Israel’s Role in the Cataclysm to Come

By Phil Butler Finally, the skeleton is out of the Arab Spring closet via an article in Foreign Policy written by Jonathan Spyer. Israel has...

Back to nationalisations!

How nationalisation made a political comeback An economic strategy derided as outdated has been embraced by Labour and nearly 80 per cent of voters. By George...

Podemos, Catalonia and the workers’ movement in the Spanish state

By Héctor Sierra Posted on 29th June 2017 Three years ago, the Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy looked like the captain of a sinking ship.1 Following...

More on German Election

Leader’s walkout stuns German far right after election success Just as the Alternative for Germany (AfD) was basking in the glow of its greatest triumph,...

Revolt in Catalonia

Catalan referendum: a ‘democratic tsunami’ rises against Spanish state siege By Dick Nichols September 24, 2017 — Links International Journal of Socialist Renewal — The most critical week in modern...

Strength in Division | An Interview with Fabio de Masi

Die Linke MEP Fabio DeMasi on why Germany's fragmented electorate will return Angela Merkel to office this Sunday. Germany heads to the polls this Sunday...

Between Capital and Volk

By Sebastian Friedrich, Gabriel Kuhn Germany's AfD poses as a defender of the "common man," but seeks to impose an authoritarian form of neoliberalism. The “Alternative...

Will Europe survive German Nationalism?

Eight Lessons from Germany's Elections Angela Merkel is back for a fourth term, the Social Democrats are wounded and a right-wing populist party has been...

Catalonia and the right of Self-Determination – An interview with Inaki...

Question:  What are the principal grievances that induce a significant part of the Catalonian people to demand separation from Spain? Answer: To understand the current...