WSWS (ICFI) ultimatism on the trade union question serves the US imperialist bourgeoisie

The World Socialist Website (WSWS) is the portal of the International Committee of the Fourth International (ICFI). The WSWS is among the best left-wing Trotskyist sites on the planet. In fact, not all non-Trotskyist people who access the WSWS know that it is a website for a Trotskyist organization. And even less that this organization … Continue reading WSWS (ICFI) ultimatism on the trade union question serves the US imperialist bourgeoisie

Coronazism: What to do with the tragedy that capital has brought us?

The pandemic is expanding social control and generating a new cycle of capitalist accumulation  April 29, 2020  Humberto Rodrigues We are in a transition to another cycle of capitalist accumulation, a relatively new phenomenon, a cycle that is being born through the greatest planetary catastrophe since the Second World War. Capitalism’s impotence in the face … Continue reading Coronazism: What to do with the tragedy that capital has brought us?

No Vote to Zionist New Labour!

Starmer’s Labour: A Racist Party led by Pogromists We Need an Internationalist Working-Class Party! The recently leaked 851 page report on The work of the Labour Party’s Governance and Legal Unit in relation to antisemitism, 2014 – 2019, tells a lot of the story of the drive to destabilise and defeat Jeremy Corbyn’s leadership over … Continue reading No Vote to Zionist New Labour!

Defend Steve Hedley, defend Trade Union democracy!

The Trotskyist Faction of Socialist Fight gives full support to Steve Hedley, Assistant General Secretary of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT), against the vicious attacks by the Tories and the Murdoch press propaganda machine. Steve Hedley has been suspended from his position after he recently made ‘offensive’ remarks on Facebook. Replying to another … Continue reading Defend Steve Hedley, defend Trade Union democracy!

History: The Growth of the Workers Movement in Bangladesh

(The Socialist Party, Bangladesh) It is true that the labour movement started in Europe during the industrial revolution. Previously, the idea faced great resistance. However, the labour movement was active in the early to mid-nineteenth century and various labour parties and trade unions were formed throughout the industrialised world. The labour movement has a very … Continue reading History: The Growth of the Workers Movement in Bangladesh

Solidarity with Donbass Anti-Fascists: Letter and Reply

We reprint below the response by Ukrainian Anti-Fascists and Communists to a 3 April letter of solidarity from Communists and and Anti-Fascists from the UK and elsewhere. Below that we reproduce the joint letter itself. It was addressed to the Communist Party of the Donetsk People’s Republic and Borotba as a jointly signed letter by … Continue reading Solidarity with Donbass Anti-Fascists: Letter and Reply

“A pro-imperialist twist of the ultra left”

A CONVERSATION WITH FRANK FITZMAURICE We reproduce excerpts from the first conversation between comrade Humberto Rodrigues (FCT-Brasil) and Frank Fitzmaurice (SF-Great Britain) on 02/09/2017. Frank passed away on April 7, 2020. In the expression above, which headlines this piece, Frank summarizes the turn that affected the International Workers League, an international current of which the … Continue reading “A pro-imperialist twist of the ultra left”

The King is dead….. long live the King!

On 4th April the result of the Labour Party leadership election was announced and true to form and the prediction of the bourgeois press, Sir Keir Starmer was announced as the new leader of the opposition.  Starmer, the establishment stooge, has hammered the final nail into the coffin of the Corbyn project. Corbyn’s leadership success … Continue reading The King is dead….. long live the King!