Netanyahu: Wanted for War Crimes

Israel has been bombing Gaza for three weeks now. Over a thousand Palestinians are dead, including many children. Refugee camps in Jabaliya and Shati have been bombarded. Homes and schools are reduced to rubble. Some...

World War One: The main enemy was at home

Today marks 100 years since the Serbian campaign  that started World War One. Here we republish the Spartacus League's illegal anti-war leaflet from May 1915. Its author  Karl Liebknecht was the most famous anti-war figure in Germany,...

Isolate Israel to end this horror

Neil Rogall, a longstanding Jewish socialist in London writes on the background to Israel's war. Israel's vicious attacks on Gaza have left hundreds dead, many of them young children. Israel has targeted hospitals and mosques,...

Hitting Hamas hard

Estelle Cooch takes a brief look at the origins of Israel's latest assault on Gaza and argues there is more to it than humanitarian crisis Amidst the flood of Israeli propaganda that has polluted the papers...

Sisi has silently launched a murderous crackdown in Egypt, activists warn

Reports are appearing on Arabic social media sites that Sisi's regime in Egypt is ramping up repression against anti-coup protests. At least 11 demonstrators, including teenagers, were murdered by regime forces on Thursday and...

Retribution in Iraq

by Jack Farmer If you like a laugh, it's always worth looking up what Tony Blair has to say about events in the Middle East. In his latest intervention he insisted that the current crisis in...

Protest against Spain’s anti-abortion bill: 7pm, Friday 27 June, London SW1X 8SB

Abortion rights are under attack in the Spanish state. The right wing government wants to make abortion illegal in all but very restricted circumstances. This is the most fundamental attack on women's rights in a European...

Six pointers for antifascists after the 21 June attacks in Tottenham

â–º see also: Antifascist vigil attracts 200 in show of unity and defiance On Saturday night a free music festival in Tottenham, north London, was violently attacked by a racist gang targeting audience members...

Resistance in Rio

In the run up to the World Cup, strikes and protests swept across Brazil. Ali S, based in Brazil, looks at the background and character of the protests. This is an article from the Summer...

The May of the masses: the Tiananmen Square movement 25 years on

 4 June marks the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre. Charlie Hore looks back at the inspirational movement that went before, and repression that followed.  Twenty-five years ago, a mass protest movement exploded across...