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.
In speech before the court, Trotskyist leader indicts German state’s revival of Nazi-style anti-socialist laws
Christoph Vandreier, the deputy chairman of the Socialist Equality Party, defended the right to advocate for the socialist transformation of society in a speech at the Berlin Administrative Court on November 18.
Russian state prosecutors try to shut down the leading institution for research into the Great Terror
The assault on Memorial, should it be successful, would have chilling consequences. Anyone doing historical research into the crimes of Stalinism and the history of the socialist movement will have to fear immediate state reprisals.
In the strike-turned-lockout, Deere workers showed enormous determination to defend their jobs and living standards, while the UAW did everything to undermine and sabotage their fight.
American capitalism has systematically disenfranchised the poorest and most exploited sections of the working class.
Though Holton conceded the major historical point, he used the debate to attack Wood over the latter’s criticism of the 1619 Project.
Historical truth belies education minister Alan Tudge’s claims that Anzac Day is not a “contested idea” and instead “the most sacred of all days.”