Women were a particular target of the violence at Peterloo on 16 August 1819. We publish an extract from an address by the Manchester Female Reform Society delivered shortly before the massacre.
On 12 July, hundreds of Gilets Noires (black vests) occupied the Panthéon building in Paris to demand an end to the persecution, deportations and exploitation of migrants.
Despite the insurgent left potential of the Yellow Vests movement, the far-right were the winners in France's European elections
Selim Nadi conducts a wide-ranging interview with long-standing revolutionary socialist Ian Birchall.
As around a hundred migrants have crossed the Channel in recent weeks, the Government and the Border Force are trying to prevent a new route into the UK at all costs.
Why Macron's 'eco-tax' on fuel was never a fair or effective way to tackle climate change
French President Emanuel Macron has recently courted controversy through his valorisation of Marshal Pétain - leader of Nazi collaborationist Vichy France - as a...
Marxist historian Neil Davidson talks on 1968 and the broader period of uprisings and reprisals of which it became the most visible example
Defeating racism will take more than an anti-fascist strategy, but we should clearly identify the fascist core of the new right wing street movement,...
Ian Birchall reviews Opening the Gates: The Lip Affair, 1968-1981