National Sections of the L5I:

Liberation

Marxism and the national question

The collapse of Stalinism has seen nationalist wars erupt in Yugoslavia and the former USSR. The unity of numerous “third world” states is also challenged by a new wave of national struggles. Marxism has a rich tradition of analysis on the national question, yet the lie is still repeated that there lies its Achilles’ heel. Dave Stockton looks at the classical period of this analysis Read more...

MRCI Theses: The anti-imperialist united front

The overthrow of Marcos, the growth of Sinn Fein, the struggle of the Tamils for Eelam all involve a conflict with imperialist or a fight for bourgeois democratic demands rights. These theses of the MRCI outline the tactics of communists towards non-proletarian classes in this struggle Read more...

Coronavirus in Pakistan: Stop all non-essential work, grant paid leave to workers!

According to official data, six people have died in Pakistan while 878 have tested positive for coronavirus at the time of writing this report. Read more...

Covid-19: "We will do whatever is necessary" - really?

"We must do everything we can to show the cohesion in our country" - said German Chancellor Angela Merkel at a press conference on 12 March. Read more...

Iraq: al-Sadr prepares bloody counter-revolution

Iraq’s revolutionary democratic protest movement, which started on October 1, 2019, is facing its biggest test yet, as interim Prime Minister Mohammad Allawi is set to announce his government, designe Read more...

India: the Current Political Movement against CAA and NRC

Our thanks to our guest writer, Mira Ghaib, in Delhi, for this contribution on the situation in India.

The Road Less Taken or Treading the Same Old Path – Read more...

India: Modi, Master of the Pogroms

On the night of 23 February, whilst Donald Trump and Narendra Modi were engaged in mutual admiration in Ahmedabad, the capital of Modi’s home state of Gujarat, Muslims in Delhi were subjected to the f Read more...

Defeat the Trump Plan to Destroy Palestine

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