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Most histories of the struggle against French colonial rule in Vietnam reflect the Stalinist traditions of the Hanoi regime, and ignore or slander the heroic role of the adherents of Leon Trotsky and the Fourth...

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Media personality Don Imus, Hip-Hop artist 50 cent, comic/actor Michael Richards of Seinfeld fame and the resurgence of the gore and snuff films like the Quentin Tarantino presented Hostel I and II are at the...

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There is great interest in Hugo Chávez’s Venezuela, Evo Morales’ Bolivia, and Fidel Castro’s Cuba among workers and young people worldwide. Pirates of the Caribbean: Axis of Hope, by Tariq Ali, is informative on the...

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Anyone concerned about the challenges – and possibilities – of building a movement against Corporate America and their two-party system will be interested in An Unreasonable Man, an excellent new documentary about Ralph Nader. The...

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March is Women’s History Month, and it is appropriate to read, discuss, and reflect on the contributions by working-class women in the struggle for a better society. For those parents who want to teach our...

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Since the early 1980s, world capitalism has followed a trajectory based on globalisation and neo-liberal policies. Capitalism Unleashed begins with a succinct analysis of the capitalist crisis that followed the end of the long post-war...

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Socialist Alternative Radio is live on 91.5 FM in the Boston area Fridays 7 am to 9 am, or listen anytime on the Web at WMFO.org. A democratic socialist, working-class view of politics and culture,...

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So, where next for the uranium-enriched fist of U.S. big business: Iran? North Korea? Venezuela? Cuba? Nicaragua? A sinkhole has opened up in Iraq for U.S. imperialism, and confusion about how to climb out of...

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It is 100 years ago since the publication of The Jungle by Upton Sinclair. His devastating exposé of the meat packing industry in Chicago initially couldn’t find a publisher but on publication its success was...

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In the documentary An Inconvenient Truth, former Vice President Al Gore explains in simple terms the cause of global warming and why it is putting the lives of millions at risk. Anyone who cares about...

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