The young men who killed a British soldier in Woolwich, in South East London, on 22 May seem to have been Islamists - supporters of extreme right theocratic politics.
Badrul Alam from the Communist Party of Bangladesh (Marxist-Leninist) spoke to Solidarity.
The death toll from the Rana Plaza factory collapse has now passed 700. It is one of the worst industrial disasters in recent history, and the worst ever in Bangladesh.
Many of the people who left the SWP recently, and some others who quit SWP longer ago, have formed an “International Socialist Network”.
We print US socialist Pham Binh’s criticism of the AWL’s analysis and attitude on Syria.
When Tunisian feminist Amina Tyler posted topless pictures of herself online with “Fuck Your Morals” and “My body belongs to me and is not a source of anyone’s honour” written across her chest, she received death threats and was put in a psychiatric hospital.
On Saturday March 9th, an extraordinary incident threatened to mar UCL’s reputation as a university with a proud tradition of secularism and free thinking.
Socialist Worker has avoided explicit support for the Islamist militias which ruled northern Mali from April 2012 until recently.
Critics of Solidarity sometimes say that our description of Islamist political movements as “clerical fascism” is too simplistic, or too sweeping.
This is the text of a speech given by Workers’ Liberty supporter Clive Bradley at a public meeting in London on Wednesday 30 January.