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8 months ago

Dropping pretense of "non-involvement," US seeks to escalate war with Russia

6 hours ago

Railroaders demand strike action as pro-management Presidential Emergency Board declares workers have "no claim to share" in record profits

7 hours ago

UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman: Mobilize the entire working class against the Biden administration's assault on rail workers!

7 hours ago

Workers at Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art plan one-day strike

6 hours ago

Thousands of Ukrainian soldiers training in the UK for NATO proxy war with Russia

11 hours ago

New Zealand sends another 120 troops to train Ukrainian soldiers

7 hours ago

Port workers' strike at Felixstowe docks threatens to bring UK economy to a standstill

11 hours ago

Trump purge of Republican Party claims Liz Cheney in Wyoming

6 hours ago

Trump coup lawyer Rudy Giuliani testifies before Atlanta grand jury in criminal probe of effort to overturn 2020 election

7 hours ago

Convicted co-conspirator says accused kidnapper Fox wanted to publicly hang the governor of Michigan

10 hours ago

Ex-PM and governor-general both defend creating secret ministerial posts in Australia

5 hours ago

Sri Lanka's JVP seeks to revive illusions in parliamentary democracy

6 hours ago

Rolls-Royce locks out 530 Montreal airplane engine plant workers for 5 months

10 hours ago

Locked-out Montreal Rolls-Royce aeronautics workers denounce multinational's concession demands

11 hours ago

Wije Dias: A fighter for Trotskyism (1941-2022) -- Comrade Wije Dias, the longtime general secretary of the Socialist Equality Party (Sri Lanka), died in Colombo on July 27, 2022. This exhibit includes two tributes to Wije by WSWS International Editorial Board Chairman David North as well as a selection of Wije's most significant articles and speeches.

21 days ago

Britain's strike wave escalates as millions push for action

1 day ago

Shawn Fain: A longtime cog in the UAW bureaucracy's machine

1 day ago

The American trade unions and the parasites who run them

6 days ago

Mobilize the working class in defence of public education and to stop the pandemic! Build the Ontario Education Workers Rank-and-File Committee!

2 days ago

The Workers' Movement and Salman Rushdie (1989)

3 days ago

Worst-ever drought devastates Europe amid capitalism's climate crisis

3 days ago

CDC guidelines deepen Biden's "forever COVID" policy

5 days ago

Will Lehman, socialist candidate for UAW president, answers questions from autoworkers

5 days ago

Following nomination for UAW president, Will Lehman appeals for support: "We can't fight for what we need without organizing ourselves"

19 days ago

Will Lehman's letter to UAW members: "I am running for president to transfer power to the rank-and-file"

27 days ago

UAW denies WSWS press credentials to cover Detroit convention

27 days ago

UAW presidential candidate Will Lehman: "Halt production at SHAP to stop monkeypox spread!"

7 days ago

Workers action committees in Sri Lanka support Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president

12 days ago

Why Canadian autoworkers should support Will Lehman's campaign for UAW president

12 days ago

Support Will Lehman for UAW president!

17 days ago

Global class struggle

8 months ago

The struggle of health care workers

3 months ago

Oil and gas workers

6 months ago

Ford Action Committee (Germany): For an international fight to defend our jobs and livelihoods

7 hours ago

Bridgestone, Michelin tire workers speak out against USW sellout agreements

7 hours ago

15,000 nurses in Minnesota authorize strike against major hospital systems: "Something has to change"

6 hours ago

Kaiser Permanente mental health workers speak out on third day of strike

6 hours ago

Young steelworker seriously injured by steel coil at Cleveland-Cliffs Indiana Harbor Mill

7 hours ago

Fort Wayne Kroger workers begin voting on phantom contract

6 hours ago

Amazon air freight workers stage walkout in California's Inland Empire in protest against low wages and lax safety

1 day ago

OSHA opens investigation of Amazon warehouses after three New Jersey workers die on the job over three-week period

1 day ago

Michigan Medicine nurses' union blocks strike action with unfair labor practice filings

1 day ago

Growing recessionary trends in major economies

7 hours ago

Wall Street rises as economic and financial problems mount

1 day ago

Record second quarter profits for US oil corporations

19 days ago

Fed lifts interest rate in the face of growing signs of economic slowdown

21 days ago

US economy starting to move into recession

20 days ago

"People can hardly afford to eat": US inflation continues to hammer workers

7 days ago

China's real estate crisis deepens amid homebuyer boycott movement

22 days ago

Company collapses continue in Australia's "construction industry bloodbath"

22 days ago

US Fed meets amid fears of global recession and financial turbulence

23 days ago

German Interior Minister Faeser wants to fight climate change activists "with all her might"

8 hours ago

Nine in 10 UK dental practices not accepting new adult patients for NHS treatment

1 day ago

Environmental disaster triggers mass fish die-off in the Oder River bordering Germany and Poland

2 days ago

A new wave of strikes erupts in Turkey as inflation surges

3 days ago

German government's "Inflation Compensation Act:" More money for the rich

3 days ago

Italy faces the threat of a far-right government

5 days ago

Wildfire in France's Gironde region reignites amidst record drought, heat wave

5 days ago

German police kill four people in just one week

5 days ago

Scotland and Northern Ireland council and National Health Service workers in growing pay battle

5 days ago

US government announces new water cuts in Southwest as states fail to reach agreement

7 hours ago

Eight murder convictions overturned due to Chicago police corruption and torture

1 day ago

Michigan lifts "no contact" recommendation two weeks after spill of toxic chemicals into Huron River

1 day ago

City of Los Angeles raises private health care workers' minimum wage to $25 an hour

2 days ago

Facebook assists police in prosecuting mother, teen seeking abortion

6 days ago

Anger grows at Illinois Tyson food plant where 22-year-old worker was killed: "This stuff needs to change"

6 days ago

Canada's Liberal government allows CP Rail to draw up its own safety rules following report into Field train derailment

6 days ago

Police expel homeless advocates from Los Angeles City Hall

6 days ago

Asia and the Pacific

8 months ago

North and South Korea

8 months ago

Australia: Union suppresses discussion of a socialist perspective as rail workers continue strikes in NSW

4 hours ago

US congressional delegation in Taiwan amid tense standoff with China

2 days ago

WWII battle commemoration boosts US anti-China offensive in the Pacific

2 days ago

Creeping martial law in the Philippines as poverty grows

2 days ago

Australian Greens endorse Labor government's bogus greenhouse emissions targets

3 days ago

Australian university union's "historic win" now a "grand compromise"

3 days ago

Sri Lankan government "postpones" visit by Chinese research vessel

5 days ago

Henan rural bank scandal points to wider social tensions in China

5 days ago

Australia: Melbourne bus drivers face real wage cuts under union-backed deals

5 days ago

Arts and Culture

8 months ago

Television and Miniseries

8 months ago

Theater, Opera and Dance

8 months ago

Interviews with directors and artists

8 months ago

Beloved author-illustrator Raymond Briggs, dies at 88

16 hours ago

Students, graduates, artists oppose the closing of the San Francisco Art Institute: Part 1— "What happens to the human spirit over time?"

2 days ago

Novelist Salman Rushdie attacked in New York

3 days ago

Motown songwriting legend Lamont Dozier dies at 81

5 days ago

Roger Waters refutes US war propaganda in CNN interview and World Beyond War webinar

7 days ago

Why ancient drama speaks to our time: An interview with Joel Christensen and Paul O'Mahony of Reading Greek Tragedy Online

6 days ago

Ali & Ava: A love story between people "ordinarily overlooked"

8 days ago

The new "bullet fee": Actor Kevin Spacey must pay $31 million because producers fired him from House of Cards

10 days ago

US-NATO Conflict with Russia over Ukraine

4 months ago

The US-NATO war in Ukraine must be stopped!

1 month ago

The German government's war tax: gas consumers to face huge cost rises

1 day ago

Ukraine claims 60 dead, 100 wounded, in blasts on Crimea as satellite images show destroyed Russian aircraft

5 days ago

Biden administration approves $1 billion military aid package for Ukraine, the largest yet

9 days ago

Letter to a Young Trotskyist in Russia

1 month ago

Ukraine's International Socialist League whitewashes crimes of Ukrainian fascism

1 month ago

The relativisation of fascism in Germany and the recall of Ukrainian ambassador Andrij Melnyk

1 month ago

A wolf in clown's clothing: Philosopher Slavoj Žižek pens shameful pro-imperialist op-eds in the Guardian

1 month ago

The economic and geostrategic significance of the Black Sea region and the imperialist proxy war against Russia in Ukraine

2 months ago

The coronavirus pandemic

8 months ago

Los Angeles schools reopen as county health officials cover for removal of public health measures at public forum

2 days ago

Students and teacher support zero-COVID advocate Dr David Berger

2 days ago

Public health specialists demand action as COVID-19 surges in Turkey

5 days ago

Failure to eradicate polio allows a resurgence of this dread disease

5 days ago

CDC drops quarantine guidelines for those exposed to COVID-19

6 days ago

The devastating impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on Canada's young people

7 days ago

Dr David Berger: A principled advocate for equality and science in healthcare

8 days ago

Australian COVID-19 death toll passes 12,500 as monkeypox concerns grow

7 days ago

COVID-19 now leading cause of death in New Zealand

8 days ago

History of the Fourth International

8 months ago

The 1917 Russian Revolution

8 months ago

This Week in History

8 months ago

This week in history: August 15–21

3 days ago

This week in history: July 18-24

1 month ago

Yale historian Timothy Snyder promotes anti-Russian racism

1 month ago

This week in history: July 11-17

1 month ago

This week in history: July 4-10

1 month ago

Trump's January 6 coup d'état

8 months ago

More information emerges on fascist gunman who attacked Ohio FBI office

3 days ago

Search warrant in FBI raid on Trump compound cites Espionage Act

5 days ago

Undercover FBI agent testifies in retrial of accused Whitmer kidnapping plotters

5 days ago

The Mar-a-Lago raid and Trump's ongoing coup plot

7 days ago

Retrial opens of two men who plotted to kidnap the governor of Michigan in 2020

7 days ago

Democrats cover up reasons for FBI raid on Trump estate

8 days ago

Top Trump officials at Department of Defense erased text messages following January 6 coup

14 days ago

Fascistic Trump supporters win most Republican primary contests—with Democratic Party support

14 days ago

Grand jury hears testimony on Trump role in "fake electors" scheme

21 days ago

Trump, state secrets and the crisis of the American state

1 day ago

Julian Assange's US lawyers sue CIA for violating their constitutional rights

1 day ago

Federal judge rules senator must testify on Trump effort to overturn Georgia vote

2 days ago

US House passes pro-corporate climate bill

5 days ago

Attorney General Garland calls for release of search warrant for Trump's estate

6 days ago

Latest primaries tighten Trump's control over Republican Party

7 days ago

Democratic Party schemes to remove COVID-19 whistleblower, Green Party candidates from the ballot

7 days ago

Senate passes Democrats' fraudulent climate and "tax fairness" bill

10 days ago

Immigrants being bused from Texas and Arizona to New York and Washington D.C.

7 days ago

Reject all-party regime! No to IMF austerity! Fight to build Democratic and Socialist Congress of Workers and Rural Masses!

10 days ago

For a Democratic and Socialist Congress of Workers and Rural Masses in Sri Lanka!

28 days ago

Sri Lanka: Protesting health workers in Colombo expose deplorable conditions facing patients and staff

6 days ago

Protests held across Sri Lanka against Wickremesinghe government repression

7 days ago

Sri Lankan government widens its arrests and police-state measures

13 days ago

Workers, youth and intellectuals hail the lifelong struggle of veteran Trotskyist Wije Dias

14 days ago

Sri Lankan government endorses and extends President Wickremesinghe's state of emergency

21 days ago

Sri Lanka's former Central Bank governor calls for tough austerity measures

23 days ago

SEP condemns state attack on Galle Face protesters in Sri Lanka

26 days ago

Latin America and the Caribbean

8 months ago

Jacobin, Morenoites foster illusions that incoming Colombian government can be pressured to defend workers

2 days ago

Gustavo Petro praises capitalism, military and right wing in inauguration as president of Colombia

5 days ago

Fire at Cuban oil storage facility further exacerbates electricity shortages

5 days ago

Pseudo-left slate wins union election after wildcat strike at Brazil's CSN steel mill

6 days ago

Bolsonaro calls for mass fascist demonstration against Electoral Court on Brazil's Independence Day

19 days ago

Seventeen dead, dozens rescued after Haitian migrant boat capsizes in the Bahamas

23 days ago

Threats of "Capitol scenario" coup mount with approach of Brazil's general elections

1 month ago

Pro-corporate Workers Party signals sweeping attack on public education in Brazil

1 month ago

Prisoners in Haiti's Les Cayes National Penitentiary being starved to death

1 month ago

The global monkeypox outbreak

10 days ago

Two new monkeypox cases reported at Sterling Heights Assembly Plant

6 days ago

Germany becomes global monkeypox hotspot

7 days ago

As COVID-19 spread deepens, Arkansas reports a dozen cases of monkeypox

8 days ago

Monkeypox reported at Sterling Heights Assembly Plant as infections rise across Detroit area

8 days ago

CDC, Reuters suppress warnings about airborne transmission of monkeypox

10 days ago

White House reluctantly proclaims monkeypox a public health emergency

13 days ago

The politics and science of the monkeypox pandemic

13 days ago

Monkeypox continues its global assault as governments do nothing to bring the pandemic to an end

16 days ago

Free Julian Assange!

8 months ago

Australian Prime Minister Albanese refuses to meet with Assange's family

12 days ago

An interview with John Pilger: "Assange is the courageous embodiment of a struggle against the most oppressive forces in our world"

24 days ago

Australian workers and youth speak out: "If there was democracy Assange would never have gone to jail"

29 days ago

Documents show Australian Labor government does not oppose Assange's extradition to the US

1 month ago

Joshua Schulte convicted on all counts in second trial over 2017 leak of Vault 7 cyberwarfare trove published by WikiLeaks

1 month ago

Australian journalist Andrew Fowler says the persecution of Assange is a "symptom of a declining empire"

1 month ago

Australian academics attack Julian Assange on ABC program

1 month ago

Strong response to SEP online meeting on the fight to free Julian Assange

1 month ago

VIDEO: Attend SEP public meeting to oppose British extradition order and fight to free Julian Assange

1 month ago

Youth and Students

8 months ago

Australia: Oppose anti-democratic attacks on student clubs at Macquarie University!

5 days ago

IYSSE establishes club at Australia's La Trobe University in meeting defending zero-COVID campaigner Dr David Berger

14 days ago

IYSSE video statement on its electoral success at Humboldt University

23 days ago

All IYSSE candidates elected to Berlin's Humboldt University student parliament

1 month ago

"Stop the war!": Successful IYSSE meeting with students at Humboldt University, Berlin

1 month ago

LAUSD high school valedictorian rips into the erosion of public education in graduation speech, sparking mass support

1 month ago

For a socialist movement against fascism and war! Vote IYSSE on July 12th!

1 month ago

Stop right-wing violence against student criticism! Stop supporting the radical right-wing professor Baberowski!

1 month ago

The way forward for students and youth in the fight against school shootings

2 months ago

A video presentation by Evan Blake -- What must be done to end the pandemic -- Watch

1 month ago

NASA releases first images and data from the James Webb Space Telescope

1 month ago

Large Hadron Collider resumes collecting data at new record energy

1 month ago

At least seven Alpine climbers killed and many injured by a glacial avalanche, the result of rapid melting due to global warming

1 month ago

Indian government proposal to study "racial purity" draws widespread attack from scientists

1 month ago

A pair of experiments reveal new details regarding the origin of life on Earth

2 months ago

Molar of ancient human Denisovan species discovered in northern Laos

2 months ago

The imaging of Sagittarius A*: A monumental scientific achievement

3 months ago

Astronomers publish first imagery of Milky Way's central supermassive black hole

3 months ago

Climate change will lead to increasing spillover of viruses to humans, potentially causing new pandemics

3 months ago

Gaza slaughter: Israel's war crimes and US hypocrisy

9 days ago

Israeli airstrikes massacre Palestinian children in Gaza

10 days ago

Israel's cover up of the 1956 Kafr Qasem massacre: "The commander said fatalities were desirable"

14 days ago

Al-Sadr supporters storm parliament to prevent formation of Iraqi government

17 days ago

Iran imprisons film directors amid escalating crackdown on dissent and protests

26 days ago

Iraqi, Kurdish governments blame Turkey for bombardment killing 9 civilians

27 days ago

Biden concludes Mideast trip focused on US conflict with Russia, China

1 month ago

Biden hands blank check to Saudi Arabia in Middle East visit

1 month ago

Biden arrives in Israel to begin four-day tour courting dictators and war allies

1 month ago

The Global Workers' Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic

6 months ago

Global Workers' Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic: How a young Tesco worker was victimised for whistleblowing

12 days ago

Canadian neurocognitive disorder expert speaks to Global Workers Inquest into the Pandemic: "To say 'they are old, they can die'—it's criminal"

16 days ago

Australian educator speaks to Global Workers' Inquest: "The biggest lie was that kids didn't get COVID, did not transmit it, and then if they did become infected it was mild."

16 days ago

New Brunswick educator speaks to the Global Workers' Inquest on the abandonment of pandemic protections: "All decisions were made above our heads. We had no say"

12 days ago

How Swedish authorities worked to export "herd immunity" to other countries

2 months ago

CP Rail worker speaks to the Global Workers Inquest about his experience with COVID-19 on the job

2 months ago

Canadian restaurant worker speaks to the Global Workers Inquest

2 months ago

Canadian education worker infected by COVID-19 speaks to the Global Workers Inquest: "An indifferent, sociopathic regime equal to any despotic cabal in any era"

3 months ago

UK nurse testifies about life on a COVID ward: "There was a general feeling that we were expendable"

3 months ago

A historic advance in the fight for Trotskyism -- The International Committee of the Fourth International accepts application of the Sosyalist Eşitlik Grubu to become its section in Turkey -- The June 19 decision followed extensive discussions with representatives of the International Committee in Istanbul on the development of the fight for Trotskyism in Turkey and the Aegean and Black Sea regions. -- Read more

1 month ago

Global Workers' Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic -- Family of Detroit autoworker who died of COVID-19 demands answers -- Autoworker and grandmother Catherine Pace died on March 27, 2020 after contracting COVID-19 in the paint department at the Warren Truck Plant outside Detroit, then operated by Fiat-Chrysler, now Stellantis. -- Watch video testimony

1 month ago

Statement of the Editorial Board -- For a Global Workers' Inquest into the COVID-19 Pandemic -- The Inquest is necessary to break through the cover-up, lies and misinformation that have been used to justify policies responsible for the avoidable deaths of millions. -- Find out more

8 months ago

Socialist Equality Party meeting discusses crisis of Australia's two-party system and the way forward for the working class

2 months ago

Australia's Labor government demands "sacrifices" from workers

2 months ago

Australian Labor government already functioning as US attack dog in the Pacific

2 months ago

The international significance of Australia's crisis election

2 months ago

Australian election: Workers oppose war, the persecution of Assange and rising living costs

2 months ago

Australian election: Workers and youth speak out over rising inflation, war dangers and COVID-19

2 months ago

Australia's still-minority Labor government rushes to commit to war and austerity

2 months ago

Workers speak on Australian election: "It doesn't matter who gets in, the whole system is broken"

2 months ago

Australian election result shows mass hostility to Labor and the Liberal-Nationals

2 months ago

May Day 2022: The NATO-Russia war and the tasks of the international working class -- In his introduction to the International May Day Online Rally, WSWS International Editorial Board Chairman David North reviews the historical origins of the US-NATO war drive against Russia and outlines the political strategy of the working class to oppose the danger of World War III. -- Watch the recording

3 months ago

May Day 2022: The revolutionary role of the American working class

3 months ago

Sudan's military junta launches brutal crackdown on protests

1 month ago

Massacre in Morocco: The ugly face of European imperialism

1 month ago

Tunisian workers hold one-day general strike against rising food prices

2 months ago

Somalia pushed closer to famine by US/NATO sanctions on Russia, international speculation and drought

2 months ago

Biden sends US troops back into Somalia

2 months ago

German government extends combat mission in Mali and Sahel

3 months ago

Miners force ANC President Ramaphosa to abandon May Day speech

3 months ago

Tunisian president assumes dictatorial powers amid deepening social unrest

4 months ago

Sudan erupts as millions in Africa go hungry due to Ukraine war and sanctions on Russia

3 months ago

Timeline of thirty years of war: The historical background to the US-NATO conflict with Russia -- This interactive timeline presents some of the most important events that have brought humanity to the brink of World War III. It includes links to critical articles and statements produced by the International Committee of the Fourth International over the past 30 years. -- View the Timeline

4 months ago

Socialist Equality Party

8 months ago

Workers and youth condemn Facebook censorship of Socialist Equality Party's anti-war video

4 months ago

Socialist Equality Party discusses building an anti-war movement with UK workers

4 months ago

Sri Lankan SEP/IYSSE holds well attended online meeting against US-NATO war drive and the Russian invasion of Ukraine

4 months ago

Sri Lanka: SEP/IYSSE meeting participants denounce US-NATO war and Russian invasion of Ukraine

4 months ago

Terry Telfer, educator and socialist (1947–2022)

4 months ago

Reactions in Germany to the webinar: "Fight Covid! Save Lives! Stop the Drive to World War III!"

5 months ago

SEP (Australia) meeting on NSW nurses strike provokes lively discussion on role of unions, fight against pandemic

6 months ago

Interview with late American Trotskyist autoworker Jim Lawrence

6 months ago

Jim Lawrence, American autoworker and longtime Trotskyist, dies at age 83: A life dedicated to the fight for socialism

6 months ago

The fight for Trotskyism and the political foundations of the World Socialist Web Site -- The WSWS is publishing the report delivered by David North 25 years ago, on February 1, 1997, motivating the proposal to end publication of the SEP's printed newspaper and replace it with an international website; as well as North's reply to the National Committee 's discussion of the proposal.

4 months ago

The New York Times' 1619 Project

8 months ago

The New York Times 1619 Project: A New Origin Story: History as the emanation of race

5 months ago

An interview with Mark Kruger, author of The St. Louis Commune of 1877: Communism in the Heartland

6 months ago

Historian Jack Rakove on American history writing and the falsifications of the 1619 Project and its defenders

6 months ago

The New York Times' Jake Silverstein concocts "a new origin story" for the 1619 Project

8 months ago

Woody Holton retreats from Dunmore Proclamation claims in "historians' debate" with Gordon Wood

8 months ago

Nikole Hannah-Jones rejects UNC tenure offer to take position at Howard University, backed by millions in foundation funding

8 months ago

1619 Project creator Nikole Hannah-Jones granted tenure after weeks of media furor

8 months ago

A letter to the Chronicle of Higher Education on the World Socialist Web Site, Nikole Hannah-Jones and the 1619 Project

8 months ago

Introduction to The New York Times' 1619 Project and the Racialist Falsification of History

8 months ago

The New York Times' 1619 Project and the Racialist Falsification of History

8 months ago

Stop censoring the opponents of war!

4 months ago

Six years of Chris Hedges' On Contact program erased by YouTube

4 months ago

Whistleblower testimony launches bipartisan campaign for Facebook censorship

8 months ago

US seizes PressTV.com and 32 other Iranian media website domains

8 months ago

Why is the World Socialist Web Site still blacklisted on the Reddit r/coronavirus and r/politics forums?

8 months ago

Stop the censorship of COVID-19 whistleblower Rebekah Jones!

8 months ago

Florida data scientist Rebekah Jones granted whistleblower status

8 months ago

"Badass Teachers" Facebook group administrators uphold ban on WSWS writer Evan Blake

8 months ago

WSWS Review -- Thirty years since the dissolution of the USSR -- Review the most critical essays, lectures and letters produced by the ICFI in the course of its intervention in response to the crisis of Stalinism and the dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991. -- Read more

7 months ago

The defense of academic freedom

8 months ago

The politically driven campaign against Harvard anthropologist John Comaroff

5 months ago

The concerted, cowardly #MeToo attack on Harvard professor John Comaroff

6 months ago

Campus opposition at University of Michigan mounts to victimization of Bright Sheng

8 months ago

Australian High Court sets precedent for sacking dissenting academics

8 months ago

University of Michigan faculty open letter supports witch-hunt, rejects letter signed by hundreds defending victimized professor Bright Sheng

8 months ago

Over 700 University of Michigan faculty sign open letter protesting administration witch hunt against composer and Professor Bright Sheng

8 months ago

Jefferson and Shakespeare: Miseducation and class struggle in America

8 months ago

University of Michigan officials defend their right-wing attack on composer Bright Sheng

8 months ago

Statements of support for composer Bright Sheng

8 months ago

War and militarism

8 months ago

UN documents civilian deaths in Syrian war, ignoring their cause

1 month ago

NATO summit to embrace US-led confrontation with China

1 month ago

NATO announces plan for massive European land army

1 month ago

New army chief General Sanders urges Britain to prepare for total war with Russia

1 month ago

Australian universities further integrated into military build-up

1 month ago

UN investigation finds Israeli forces killed Al Jazeera journalist Shireen Abu Akleh with "seemingly well-aimed bullets"

1 month ago

100 years since the birth of Jean Brust -- August 31, 2021 marks 100 years since the birth of Jean Brust, a leading figure in the Trotskyist movement. Comrade Jean, who died November 24, 1997 at the age of 76, joined the Trotskyist-led Young Peoples Socialist League as a teenager in 1937.

8 months ago

The German SGP lawsuit against the Verfassungsschutz

8 months ago

Berlin Administrative Court affirms secret service observation of left-wing newspaper junge Welt

3 months ago

Berlin Administrative Court declares criticism of capitalism unconstitutional

6 months ago

UK Educators Rank-and-File Safety Committee denounces court ruling upholding designation of Germany's Socialist Equality Party as "left wing extremists"

8 months ago

Berlin Administrative Court rules socialist ideas are "anti-constitutional"

8 months ago

In speech before the court, Trotskyist leader indicts German state's revival of Nazi-style anti-socialist laws

8 months ago

Video: No new anti-socialist laws! Defend the SGP!

8 months ago

Thousands support SGP's lawsuit against the German secret service

8 months ago

Defend the daily newspaper junge Welt against attack by Germany's secret service

8 months ago

Twenty years since the September 11 terror attacks -- The horrific massacre of civilians was immediately exploited by the imperialist powers, led by the United States government itself, to justify far-reaching attacks on the democratic rights of their own populations, and the launching of decades-long wars in the Middle East and Africa. -- Read more

8 months ago

The Wuhan Lab conspiracy theory

8 months ago

Two recent papers further confirm natural origin of SARS-CoV-2 virus

1 day ago

Washington Post promotes Trump's other "big lie": The Wuhan Lab theory

2 months ago

Three international studies into the origins of coronavirus refute the fabricated Wuhan "lab leak" claim

5 months ago

Promoters of "Wuhan lab" conspiracy theory fume as their claims fall apart

8 months ago

A disgraced liar accuses scientists: Matt Ridley's Viral

8 months ago

Washington Post calls for a COVID-19 cover-up

8 months ago

Scientist Peter Daszak refutes false media allegations about Wuhan research

8 months ago

Stop the witch-hunt against scientist Peter Daszak!

8 months ago

The Wuhan lab libel: The Washington Post teaches America to hate

8 months ago

Cliff Slaughter: A political biography (1928-1963) -- By David North -- Cliff Slaughter died on May 3, 2021, in Leeds, England, at the age of 92. His enduring contribution in the 1960s to the defense of Trotskyism stands in tragic contrast with his subsequent political opportunism and repudiation of revolutionary Marxism.

8 months ago

Eighty years since the Nazi invasion of the Soviet Union -- The WSWS has published a feature page incorporating a selection of essential essays from its own archives, and other documents produced contemporaneously by the Fourth International. -- Read more

8 months ago

Socialist Equality Party summer school prepares membership for growth of class struggle

8 months ago

The historical background and initial stages of the COVID-19 pandemic

8 months ago

January 6, 2021: Donald Trump's plot against America

8 months ago

The lessons of the 2021 Volvo strike

8 months ago

The ideological foundations of Critical Race Theory

8 months ago

From PATCO to Volvo: The resurgence of the class struggle and the tasks of the Socialist Equality Party

8 months ago

The 1619 Project and the attack on the American Revolution

8 months ago

The Wuhan Lab lie: Who is to blame for the COVID-19 pandemic?

8 months ago

From the US presidential election to Trump's coup

8 months ago

Sylvia Ageloff and the assassination of Leon Trotsky -- With David North and Eric London -- North and London discussed the significance of the latest revelations of the the Security and the Fourth International investigation into Trotsky's assassination. -- Watch the video

8 months ago

The 2010 Pike River mine disaster

8 months ago

Pike River mine disaster families seek answers about unlawful payment to avoid prosecution of CEO

1 month ago

Online book launch: Political lessons of the Pike River disaster and cover-up

2 months ago

Introduction to new book Pike River: The Crime and Cover-up

3 months ago

Son of New Zealand mine disaster victim denounces lack of accountability

4 months ago

Brother of New Zealand mine disaster victim denounces abandonment of underground investigation

4 months ago

New Zealand police end borehole drilling at Pike River mine after finding more human remains

5 months ago

New Zealand: More bodies photographed after sealing of Pike River mine

7 months ago

New Zealand police announce they have photographed bodies in Pike River mine

8 months ago

Recovery 29 whitewashes New Zealand government's cover-up of Pike River mine disaster

8 months ago

150 years since the birth of Rosa Luxemburg -- The meeting examined Luxemburg's role as a Marxist theoretician and political leader, and discussed the significance of her legacy to the contemporary struggle to build a Marxist leadership. -- Watch the video

8 months ago

Josef Braml's The Transatlantic Illusion: Why Germany is rearming

2 months ago

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