The materialist conception of history can be used to understand recent events and shows us how ordinary people, the exploited and the oppressed, can make history.
Youth strikers who will be out again on Friday 21 June have asked adults to join them in a global general strike for the climate on 27 September. What can you do to take part?
How is climate crisis re-shaping Marxism and insurgent movements across the world?
Scotland and Spain have both seen mainstream politics in crisis in recent months. Neil Davidson and Luke Stobart discussed the significance of recent events at a meeting organised by rs21 in London on 30 November 2014.