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The Falklands/ Malvinas war of 1982. and working-class politics

A dossier on the socialist debates on the Falklands-Malvinas war of 1982, and the light they shed on today's debates.

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The Fate of the Russian Revolution: Lost Texts of Critical Marxism, volume 1

How critical Marxists analysed the tragedy of the 20th century: the defeat of the Russian workers' revolution by Stalinism, and the erection on its grave of a new system of class exploitation.

By Max Shachtman, Hal Draper, C L R James, Leon Trotsky and others, with an introduction by Sean Matgamna. 608 pages. £8 post free. Buy online or send a cheque for £8, payable to AWL, to AWL, 20E Tower Workshops, Riley Road, London SE1 3DG.





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Antonio Gramsci: working-class revolutionary

Antonio Gramsci's Prison Notebooks, so this booklet argues, offer us insights available nowhere on the tasks of building a revolutionary working-class party entwined with the transformation of the broad labour movement.

Printed book out of print (second edition coming around mid-2014); e-version available below.

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What is capitalism? Can it last?

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As economic crisis deepens, the revolutionary left in Europe needs to reorient politically. What kind of anti-capitalism do we stand for? How can the labour movement rebuild itself?

This book of readings aims to redevelop the Marxist socialist critique of capitalism as the political heart of a revolutionary left project for today.

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Fighting the Tories, what next? By Daniel Randall and Martin Thomas

SOCIALISTS AND EUROPE
Four programmes for the Euro-crisis. By Martin Thomas
Open letter to the left: Do you really want the EU to break up?
The United States of Europe. By Leon Trotsky
Greece: the fight for workers’ control. By Theodora Polenta
Who are the Greek left? A briefing

MARXISM AND THE CRISIS
What is capitalist crisis? By Colin Foster
Marx on capitalist crisis.
Keynes: the educated bourgeois. By Martin Thomas

REBUILDING THE SOCIALIST MOVEMENT
Fight for a workers’ government. Two articles on Britain and Greece.
By Martin Thomas
What is the workers’ government? Excerpts from Leon Trotsky
Anti-capitalist, pro-what? By Rhodri Evans
What is the Bolshevik-Trotskyist tradition? By Sean Matgamna
What was the Minority Movement? By Stan Crooke

ISSUES FOR THE LEFT
The truth about BDS. By Harry Glass
What is the Muslim Brotherhood? Two articles by Clive Bradley
“Neither plague nor cholera!”: an open letter to the SWP
Reassessing imperialism: the case of the Falklands war
Building a workers’ “third front” in Iran.
Notes from a talk by Maziar Razi

INTRODUCTION TO MARXISM
What is capitalism? By Karl Marx
The past, present and future of the trade unions. By Karl Marx
Why is the left so divided? By Max Shachtman
What is socialism? By Frederick Engels

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Workers' Liberty 3/15: How do we best help the Palestinians?

Workers' Liberty 3/15 - "How can we best help the Palestinians?" Download it as pdf, in Kindle format(.mobi) or as an ebook(.epub) (see "attachments", below) or read it online.

Workers' Liberty 3/15 - "How can we best help the Palestinians?"

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