Issue 1311 - 06 August 2020
Please note that, because of the coronavirus pandemic, we have had to suspend printing the Weekly Worker, which will remain online-only until the end of the crisis.
Then and now; Bourgeois ‘justice’; Knives and drugs
Arise, Lady Fox
The Revolutionary Communist Party has gone on an odd journey, writes Eddie Ford. After emerging from the SWP, it has travelled from the Red Front to the Brexit Party - and now the House of Lords
Going straight downhill
Who’s trying to rig the US elections, asks Daniel Lazare - Republicans, Democrats or both?
Boost to Beijing’s ambitions
Iran and China aim to circumvent a declining US hegemon, reports Yassamine Mather
Against fetishising soviets
Retreating from Marx’s arguments for political action of the class leads to Bakuninism. Mike Macnair replies to Levi Rafael
Reclaim our legacy
Mike Taber discusses the significance of the new book he has edited. This article is based on the talk he gave to the August 2 Online Communist Forum
Not just British
Jack Conrad celebrates the internationalism that provides the foundations of our party
Prodigal son departs
James Murdoch’s departure from his father’s media empire puts the spotlight once again on its political evolution, writes William Kane
Communist University 2020
Debates and discussion for the thinking left
Online Communist Forum
Sunday August 9, 5pm 'A week in politics'
Robbie Rix reports on the Weekly Worker fighting fund