During the 2016 Brexit debate leading up to the referendum to leave the European Union, Boris Johnson sold Brexit as an answer to Britain’s economic and social problems against the backdrop of an emblazoned bus, with the now infamous lie that £350 million would be given to the NHS each week instead of membership payments … Continue reading The wheels come off Johnson’s Brexit Bus
New threat of imperialist nuclear war amid climate danger! Hot on the heels of the US cutting its losses in Afghanistan in August, comes the formation of AUKUS, a new imperialist bloc between the United States, Britain and Australia, transparently to target China in the Asia-Pacific region. This carries a potent war threat for the … Continue reading LCFI Statement on AUKUS: US tries to stop its own decline with a new anti-China imperialist ethnic alliance
By Ian Donovan The article in the 9 September Weekly Worker by Derek James, “Weapon forged in lies” contains a rather hysterical AWL-like attack on Socialist Fight, an organisation that defied the third-campist pro-Zionism of the CPGB little-league witchhunters and was purged from Labour Against the Witchhunt, Starmer style in 2018. The capitulatory politics of … Continue reading CPGB Islamophobes Echo Starmer Against Militant Anti-Zionism
The counter-revolution in the USSR was not fought, not even admitted and even less studied by those who claim to be revolutionaries today, beyond rare exceptions. The final destruction in the USSR, after 74 years of existence, in August 1991, was the biggest defeat of the working class and the communists in the last 50 … Continue reading Defeat in the USSR and its Aftermath
– 30 Years since August Coup and Collapse of the USSR. – Almost 20 years of imperialist occupation in Afghanistan collapses in days. – A critique of a flawed analysis of the counterrevolution and its effects The Russian October Revolution was the greatest event so far in human history. It was the first opportunity for … Continue reading LCFI Statement: Soviet-bloc Counterrevolution Still Traumatises Humanity
Communist Fight issue 6 is out now, in hard copy format. It features articles on Palestine, and the need for international workers action to liberate Palestine and fight the genocidal Zionist project through international workers revolutionary action. Also this issue focuses on the need to defend Cuba as a deformed workers state, in the context … Continue reading Communist Fight Issue # 6 Available Now!
To Liberate Palestine Needs Permanent Revolution “The-times-they-are-a-changing”: as one well known Palestine Solidarity activist, of Jewish origin, recently said, evoking Bob Dylan in a call for the formation of a new Palestine solidarity movement in Britain. They certainly are! Criticisms of Zionism that were considered taboo just a few short years ago are now becoming … Continue reading Fight Zionist/Imperialist Genocide! For International Workers Action!
At the time of the Industrial Revolution Britain gained the moniker of the ‘workshop of the world’. Its industrial strength made it the first truly capitalist industrial world power. Statues of its conquering heroes litter the cities of imperial Britain: Cromwell, Wellington, Rhodes, Clive, Churchill, Montgomery, and often from a slightly earlier period, those of … Continue reading Why is Labour Coming Apart? A Historical Analysis
“When one individual inflicts bodily injury upon another such that death results, we call the deed manslaughter; when the assailant knew in advance that the injury would be fatal, we call his deed murder. But when society  places hundreds of proletarians in such a position that they inevitably meet a too early and an … Continue reading Johnson and Starmer – the Brotherhood of Social Murder
While 2020 was seen as the year that unleased COVID into the world, which in many ways was a product of exploitation of the natural world, 2021 has commenced with a series of apocalyptic weather driven disasters across the planet, with one scientist describing one cataclysmic mass die off along Canada’s Pacific coast as a-one-in-a-1000-year-event. … Continue reading Climate disaster: Is 2021 the year that the world reached its tipping point?