The militant slogans of the Bolsheviks after 1905 were colloquially known as the “three whales of Bolshevism”. At Marxism this year Paul Le Blanc challenged comrades to name “three whales” for 2013. Roderick Cobley puts forward his suggestions.
A strategy for the social movements must also aim for SWP comrades to be well-rooted in them. This means not just intervening to air our politics and sell papers, but participate in building the different campaigns so that we become trusted and seen as part of the movement rather than interlopers, as will no doubt be the instinctive reaction of many, coming as they will overwhelmingly from autonomist circles.