Only the Working Class Can Save the Planet

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"Even an entire society, a nation or all simultaneously existing societies taken together are not owners of the earth, they are simply its holders, its beneficiaries, and have to bequeath it in an improved state to succeeding generations..." (Marx) · Human beings cannot exist without disturbing the natural environment.

"Learned Considerations" on the Future of Capitalism "after" the End of the Current Crisis

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The crisis of 2008 is still being discussed in the increasingly fragile bourgeois world. When the crisis broke out in August 2007 the response was "who could have expected it?" Today, more than ten years after that fateful beginning, we are treated to multiple, contradictory and very often false responses.

On the Establishment of the Group “Emancipación”

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We have been asked from several quarters to give our views on the new group, Emancipaciòn. As a context for our reflections we start with a brief summary of our guidelines for debating, orienting and regrouping the world’s revolutionary forces. · “However, even in this dire situation there are many new elements around the world who recognise the stagnation, if not bankruptcy of the system.

Ossinsky on Bukharin's Imperialism and the World Economy

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Our latest translation of the various documents in Kommunist, the journal of the Russian Left Communists of 1918 is a review by Ossinsky of Bukharin’s 1915 work which goes under the title Imperialism and World Economy. It is a mystery to us why Ossinsky uses a different title here for what seems to be a reprint of that work “which finally appeared in full” [1] in January 1918.

Abstention: A Class Response to Capitalist Elections

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Since certain media forums have taken it upon themselves to censor calls for abstention in the next presidential election [1] , we take upon ourselves the task of calling for abstention in the next election. The true decision making processes in any state today do not lie in the hands of representatives of the people.

Capitalism's New Economy: The Working Class

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On re-reading this piece, what is striking about the picture of the working class in capitalism's self-styled service economy in 2006 is how much it resembles the situation today. After decades of capitalist restructuring in the face of problems stemming from the declining rate of profit (problems by no means confined to the economy of the UK) there are now recognisable constants in the...

Class Struggle in China

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The role of China in the imperialist pecking order has been covered many times on our website ( Here we deal with China’s evolution from a largely agrarian society to an industrial powerhouse which has also created the world’s largest working class – and what comes with that is, of course, simmering class conflict.

Imperialism and the Amazon

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The article which follows was written at the beginning of the month when the continuing deforestation of the Amazon led to the yet more murders of the indigenous population. Since then the crisis has deepened as the dry season burning of the Amazon to clear the way for farming has reached new heights.

Review of Money and Totality by Fred Moseley

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Background to this Book · This is a substantial book which the author admits has been 20 years in the making. [1] It deals primarily with Moseley’s own “Macro-Monetary” interpretation of Marx’s economic writings and takes up and rebuts criticisms of this interpretation. However, the book also looks critically at the major interpretations of Marx’s economic work, by Marxist academic economists,...

British Bosses' Political Crisis

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Votes of No Confidence? or No Confidence in Voting! · The British state, aka the “Establishment”, was long the envy of rest of the world’s ruling classes. The revolutions of its capitalist formation were long in the past. It had settled accounts amicably enough with the old feudal order and then inter-married with it. No tiresome written constitution for this ruling class.

The 1919 Platform of the Communist International: A Milestone in Revolutionary History

In March 2019 we commented on the 100th anniversary of the founding Congress of the Third International ( This meeting took place as the working class carried out a battle against capitalism on a scale not seen before or since. [1] As that article notes, this initial conference was attended by delegates who predominantly represented forces that were still in the process of politically defining...

“Capitalism is Dead” (George Monbiot) but Only the World Working Class Can Bury It

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It did not take the fatal consequences of recent record temperatures in Western Europe, or the recent wildfires in California, monsoon floods in Nepal, India and Bangladesh or the Mozambique cyclones, to tell us that something has radically shifted in the world’s climate. The existential threat of human-created climate change to life on the planet has been understood for decades.

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