Bernie Sanders, the Democratic Party candidate for president of the United States, has attracted huge crowds and generated enormous enthusiasm at campaign stops around the country. He calls himself a socialist and urges a “political revolution against the billionaire class.” What does Sanders’ campaign reflect and represent? How should revolutionary Marxists approach it? Read More +
Baltimore, Bernie Sanders, and the Brewing Revolution
With the heinous murder of Freddie Gray, the #BlackLivesMatter movement came roaring back to life. Tens of thousands of people again flooded streets across the country to protest against racism and police brutality. Increasing numbers of Americans are drawing the conclusion that it's not just a few rotten apples in this or that police department, but a system diseased and rotten to its core. Read More +
“The Dog Days of the Left Opposition”
We republish here, for our organization-wide reading, “Dog Days of the Left Opposition,” which highlights the difficult period that the American Left Oppositionists found themselves in after their expulsion from the Communist Party and their reduction to just a small group of Marxists fighting for the ideas of genuine revolutionary Marxism. Read More +
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Fundamentals of Marxism
Why We Are Marxists
A short introduction to the basic elements of Marxism and why socialism is the only way forward for humanity.