Ashley Bohrer's latest book brings Marxism and intersectionality into dialogue, offering a groundbreaking reading of the two traditions, but a limited view of collective struggle.

Playing With Fire: Securing the Borders of a Green New Deal

Reviewing Naomi Klein's book "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal", the author challenges Klein's view that the right can and should be useful in any challenge to ecological disaster.

Activists' Inquiry - Entering the Councils

In the first inquiry of 2020, we ask for submissions which reflect on experiences of entering (or attempting to enter) local government

Dialectics / Dialogue: a review of Ashley Bohrer's Marxism and Intersectionality

Ashley Bohrer's latest book brings Marxism and intersectionality into dialogue, offering a groundbreaking reading of the two traditions, but a limited view of collective struggle.

Playing With Fire: Securing the Borders of a Green New Deal

Reviewing Naomi Klein's book "On Fire: The (Burning) Case for a Green New Deal", the author challenges Klein's view that the right can and should be useful in any challenge to ecological disaster.

Robust intellectual discussion and intransigent rabble rousing.
An independent source of left thought based in the UK.

Robust intellectual discussion and intransigent rabble rousing.
An independent source of left thought based in the UK.

The "Chilean Spring" Continues. Part Two.

Thousands of neighbourhood assemblies have broken out across Chile, an account of how one functions in Barrio Brasil, Santiago, the development of capacities for self-management and its limits.

The Capacity to Imagine: Labour in Local Government

The Labour left's presence in local government remains weak. What can the history of 'municipal Labourism' teach us about the challenges councils face today?

Billy Bragg’s 1985 hit remains both a rallying cry and a warning.

Activists' Inquiry - Entering the Councils

In the first inquiry of 2020, we ask for submissions which reflect on experiences of entering (or attempting to enter) local government

The "Chilean Spring" Continues. Part Two.

Thousands of neighbourhood assemblies have broken out across Chile, an account of how one functions in Barrio Brasil, Santiago, the development of capacities for self-management and its limits.

Gaining ground: Socialist Movement-Building for the New Decade

As mass politics has returned, in order to win we need our parties to actively develop institutions which can involve our class. This requires real thought about communities and our media.

Activists' Inquiry - Hopes and Frustrations

In our final inquiry of 2019, we have collected together submissions reflecting on hopes and frustrations felt during the general election.

The Unmaking of the British Working Class: A Highly Provisional Thesis

With the push for Scottish independence only likely to gather in strength, Scottish Labour cannot afford to find itself on the anti-democratic side of the divide.

The Capacity to Imagine: Labour in Local Government

The Labour left's presence in local government remains weak. What can the history of 'municipal Labourism' teach us about the challenges councils face today?

Back to 'Between the Wars'?

Billy Bragg’s 1985 hit remains both a rallying cry and a warning.

Gaining ground: Socialist Movement-Building for the New Decade

As mass politics has returned, in order to win we need our parties to actively develop institutions which can involve our class. This requires real thought about communities and our media.

Activists' Inquiry - Hopes and Frustrations

In our final inquiry of 2019, we have collected together submissions reflecting on hopes and frustrations felt during the general election.

No Final Defeat

As crushing as Labour's electoral defeat was, the Labour left must find a way of picking itself up again - because the alternative doesn't bear thinking about.

Class War Corbynism, No Fucks Given

After the election the real struggle begins, it's time to fight fire with fire. Time for Class War Corbynism.

Light in the Darkness

Our hope, our love, and our togetherness are powerfully transformative. We must never forget this.

The Unmaking of the British Working Class: A Highly Provisional Thesis

With the push for Scottish independence only likely to gather in strength, Scottish Labour cannot afford to find itself on the anti-democratic side of the divide.

No Final Defeat

As crushing as Labour's electoral defeat was, the Labour left must find a way of picking itself up again - because the alternative doesn't bear thinking about.

Class War Corbynism, No Fucks Given

After the election the real struggle begins, it's time to fight fire with fire. Time for Class War Corbynism.

Light in the Darkness

Our hope, our love, and our togetherness are powerfully transformative. We must never forget this.