The final collapse of Theresa May’s government has unleashed chaos in the Conservative Party. For the second time in three years, Tories will select a new Prime Minister from among themselves, and every candidate represents a faltering neoliberal project which no longer has a lock on public support. Whoever wins the leadership contest, we may soon be thrust into a new General Election. Marxist historian and author Neil Davidson spoke at an rs21 discussion in central London about the establishment’s triple crisis of strategy, party and state – and its potential outcomes.
The anti-poll tax movement was arguably the most successful social movement in Great Britain since the 1970s. In advance of the 30th anniversary of the poll tax riot (31 March 1990), Andrew Stone explores how political organisations and grassroots initiative interacted.
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Ray M argues that the Scottish government must break with Westminster in order to tackle the Covid-19 crisis appropriately.
With cases of the pandemic rising rapidly, we cannot rely on government or business to put health before profits. rs21 members have produced a set of actions and demands to campaign around and a summary of the safety legislation can allow workers to take action or leave work.