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The underlying crisis of world capitalism has, as we predicted, significantly deteriorated in the year. In the decisive sphere of the world economy a new crisis looms, the timing and character of which are not...

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Rob Jones, Socialist Alternative (CWI Russia) The day Russia unexpectedly won its first game in the football world cup tournament the government announced a major attack on the pension system. For some time, leading figures...

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Serge Jordan, CWI Donald Trump’s administration is gearing up for another possible round of missile strikes against regime targets in Syria. This could trigger an explosive chain of events potentially leading to a more serious...

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Peter Taaffe, general secretary, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) Jeremy Corbyn is broadly right and his pro-capitalist critics both within the Tory government and their Labour fifth column in the Parliamentary Labour Party are...

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Rob Jones, Socialist Alternative (CWI Russia) As we approach the 100th anniversary of the October revolution in Russia, this world-historic event is largely being ignored by the Putin regime and mass media. If the revolution...

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Reports of gay men being detained, tortured and killed by officials under the control of Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov, have hit headlines around the world and provoked anger and protests from LGBT, democratic rights and...

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New spring of protest opens up, as 1,000s arrested Socialist Alternative (CWI Russia) Reporters Two neighbouring countries, Belarus and Russia, have seen significant mass protests over last weekend. Saturday 25th March – protests against Belarus...

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For unified struggle for women’s rights and against capitalism From Socialist Alternative (Russian CWI) website (socialist.news) Socialist Alternative, the Russian section of the CWI, took part in an “individual picket” outside the State Duma (Parliament)...

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Decades of ‘shock therapy capitalism’, wars and corruption Rob Jones, CWI in Russia The incredible three days of 19 -21 August 1991 started with the early morning announcement that then Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev had...

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In what can fairly be called the “biggest leak in history”: 2.6 terabytes of information, the entire client database of Mossack Fonseca, a shady Panamanian law firm, was given to the International Consortium of Investigative...

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