Religion & politics

Articles concerning the national question: Scotland, Ireland and Israel. From Workers' Liberty 8, October 1987

Author: 
AWL

A collection of articles and responses from Workers' Liberty 8, October 1987. Including Scottish devolution, the question of banning the Orange Order and a letter on Zionism and Israel by Tony Greenstein with a response from John O'Mahony.

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Articles concerning the national question: Scotland, Ireland and Israel. From Workers' Liberty 8, October 1987

Author: 
AWL

A collection of articles and responses from Workers' Liberty 8, October 1987. Including Scottish devolution, the question of banning the Orange Order and a letter on Zionism and Israel by Tony Greenstein with a response from John O'Mahony.

Click here to download pdf.

Here's God?

Author: 
Alex

The question of how to respond to religion, and the fact that a lot of working-class people (particularly in the so-called “developing world”) hold religious beliefs, has been a tricky issue for revolutionaries for... well, forever really.

Rosa Luxemburg: Socialism and The Churches (1905)

Author: 
Rosa Luxemburg

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From the moment when the workers of our country and of Russia began to struggle bravely against the Czarist Government and the capitalist exploiters, we notice more and more often that the priests, in their sermons, come out against the workers who are struggling.