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Malvinas War anniversary

Forty years ago, Margaret Thatcher’s Tory government fought an undeclared war against Argentina for control of the Malvinas or, as Britain calls them, the Falkland Islands. Read more...

NATO, USA, EU, Russia, Ukraine: Background to the Propaganda War

Revolutionary communists must not be taken in by the propaganda of rulers, especially not those of the imperialist countries. Read more...

Ireland: 50th Anniversary of Bloody Sunday

January 30 marks the 50 year anniversary of Bloody Sunday. Read more...

China: The centenary of the Chinese Communist Party

First published in Fifth International 22.
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China: The centenary of the Communist Party

First published in Fifth International 22.
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Partition: A "carnival of reaction" 100 years on

James Connolly, the great Irish socialist, correctly predicted the consequence of the partition of Ireland would be a "carnival of reaction both north and south". Read more...

Bobby Sands: Irish Freedom Fighter, 1954-1981

Forty years ago, on May 5th 1981, Bobby Sands died in Long Kesh prison after 66 days on hunger strike. He was the first of 10 Republican hunger strikers allowed to perish by the British government. Read more...

The Paris Commune: Expropriation of the expropriators

150 years ago, on 18 March 1871, after France had been defeated in the Franco-Prussian war, the French army planned to disarm the National Guard of Paris and seize 227 artillery pieces that the people Read more...

Rosa Luxemburg's Contribution to Marxism

On the night of January 15-16, 1919, Karl Liebknecht and Rosa Luxemburg, heroic pioneers and front line fighters of the revolution sweeping Germany and Europe, were brutally murdered by the Freikorps Read more...

Friedrich Engels at 200

The 200th anniversary Friedrich Engels' birth, gives us an opportunity to look back over his remarkable life and recall the importance of his contribution to what became known as Marxism and to the fo Read more...

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