Submitted by ideas and action on Oct 18 2014 12:29
An anarcho-syndicalist perspective on the political situation in Rojava by a member of the Workers' Solidarity Alliance.
Submitted by Soapy on Oct 17 2014 15:31
A reflection on a piece of Japanese war propaganda.
Submitted by Nao on Oct 15 2014 04:15
Analysis of events in the Mong Kok occupation (part of Hong Kong's "Umbrella Movement") from October 9 to 11, related to a split between what could roughly be called "left" and "right" factions, regarding "leftist" efforts to expand the movement from a single-issue protest for liberal democracy to a broader movement for the transformation of everyday life.
Submitted by Nao on Oct 13 2014 03:18
"Gritty district has its own breed of protester. Tough, streetwise, and kowtowing to no-one." Introduction to some differences between Mong Kok's more militant occupation from other sites of Hong Kong's predominantly pacifist and liberal "umbrella movement." Also includes a report on MK occupiers chasing police away yesterday morning.
Submitted by Angry Language ... on Oct 11 2014 11:23
A short, but informative account from a London TEFL teacher about her early experiences in the industry.
Submitted by Nao on Oct 7 2014 19:27
An in-depth look at a strike by sanitation workers in Guangzhou and the new terrain of class struggle developing in China.
Submitted by Nao on Oct 7 2014 07:39
A letter to Hong Kong protestors from friends and ardent supporters across the Pacific. Add oil! 中文版正在翻译中。
Submitted by Nate on Oct 6 2014 17:09
Submitted by Nao on Oct 3 2014 07:19
Best English article so far on Hong Kong's "Umbrella Revolution" and its background, limitations, and prospects from a Marxist perspective, based on first-hand research.
Submitted by Eviction Free Zone on Sep 28 2014 05:02
Miranda and the Portland Solidarity Network announce victory in their most recent tenant campaign, and look to the future of organizing in the working class neighborhoods of the city.
Submitted by Angry Language ... on Sep 25 2014 18:13
A short blog reflecting on working as a travelling TEFL teacher in Paris and, in particular, the stress of daily unpaid travel time.
Submitted by Out of the Woods on Sep 25 2014 08:54
The common-sense distinction between nature and society was established through the bloody history of capitalist and colonial development, which brought about a real separation between the social and natural worlds.
Submitted by Ed on Sep 24 2014 20:46
Focus E15 Mothers, a group of young women who met each other at the Focus E15 shelter in Newham, have occupied a group of flats on the Carpenters Estate in East London to protest their situation and solve the problems which Newham Council won't.
Submitted by Steven. on Sep 23 2014 11:47
Submitted by With Sober Senses on Sep 21 2014 11:45
The text of my paper that I presented at Historical Materialism Australasia 2014. I haven’t had much time to generate much new research so this paper serves two roles: it is a summation of the argument made in Roads to Nowhere – Capital’s Plan A and it introduces a new problem. This problem is that despite an existing and clear strategy for stimulating capital accumulation, a plan shared by many of the thinkers and political forces of capital, the state has not been able to effectively realise it.
Submitted by AngryWorkersWorld on Sep 14 2014 20:59
A summary of our organising efforts so far in the warehouse/logistics sector and why we need your help!
Submitted by Schwarz on Sep 13 2014 15:59
An introduction to what will hopefully be an intermittent series of musing on life and labor within the New York City building trades and struggles within and against business unionism.
Submitted by Out of the Woods on Sep 10 2014 15:41
Large demonstrations are planned to push for action on climate change. Here we discuss the potentials and pitfalls of climate populism.
Submitted by sometimes explode on Sep 8 2014 15:11
Second part of investigation into rhythmic understanding of madness and our corporeal bodily existence. Runs a little longer than the usual libcom article.
Submitted by svartfrosk on Sep 7 2014 15:39
A short review of "Sounds LIke London" by Lloyd Bradley.