White House orders militarized border patrol unit to carry out raids in “sanctuary cities”

By Andre Damon, 15 February 2020

The new policy was announced as Trump gave a fascistic speech to border patrol agents, pledging to fight the “left.”

Trump pledges to veto war powers resolution, uses Pentagon funds to build border wall

Trump continues post-impeachment power grab with Roger Stone intervention

More on the Trump presidency »

Sanders surge in poll sparks backlash in Democratic establishment

By Patrick Martin, 15 February 2020

The growing support for a self-styled “democratic socialist” has been met by anti-communist diatribes and media smears.

Sanders wins three-way contest in New Hampshire primary

On eve of New Hampshire primary
Growing attacks on socialism in Democratic presidential race

More on US politics »

Trump administration’s national counterintelligence strategy focuses on “hacktivists, leaktivists and public disclosure organizations”

By Kevin Reed, 15 February 2020

A major assault on First Amendment rights of free speech and freedom of the press is being prepared.

US spied on governments for decades through secret ownership of Swiss encryption firm

The Trump administration’s surveillance dragnet

Alleged WikiLeaks whistleblower Joshua Schulte on trial in New York

By Oscar Grenfell, 15 February 2020

The court hearings, over the Vault 7 leaks exposing mass CIA spying and hacking operations, have been subjected to a near total media blackout.

More on the campaign to defend Julian Assange »

Coronavirus cases continue to increase and spread internationally

By Benjamin Mateus, 15 February 2020

The World Health Organization is alarmed about the implications of the virus taking hold in areas where the medical system is vastly ill-prepared.

World Health Organization warns of global risk from coronavirus outbreak

Trump nominee in doubt for Federal Reserve position

By Nick Beams, 15 February 2020

The Shelton nomination has attracted elevated attention because she is viewed as a potential choice by Trump for the position of Fed chair if he wins re-election and decides to oust the current chair Jerome Powell.

Major Australian bushfires finally extinguished by torrential rain

By Martin Scott, 15 February 2020

Insurers have declared Australia’s sixth catastrophe in five months as storms batter the east coast and cause major flooding.

US assassinated Suleimani to quash Iran’s talks with Gulf monarchies

By Bill Van Auken, 15 February 2020

The murder of the top Iranian general was carried out to shore up Washington’s crumbling Middle East alliances.

India: BJP loses Delhi election as voters reject communalism

By Rohantha De Silva, 15 February 2020

Delhi has been a focal point of the nationwide protests against the BJP’s anti-Muslim Citizenship Amendment Act.

“Shoot them down”—India’s government incites violence against opponents of its anti-Muslim citizenship law

Indian budget inflicts more austerity amid job crisis, deepening economic slowdown

Sajid Javid removed as UK chancellor as Johnson readies offensive against working class

By Robert Stevens, 15 February 2020

Javid’s ignominious exit confirms the essential agenda of the Johnson government is one of escalating the class-war offensive against workers.

Chicago high school students hold sit-in in defense of students who refused to stand for national anthem

By Andy Thompson, 15 February 2020

The sit-in is an example of young peoples’ complete rejection of nationalism and racism promoted by the ruling class.

14 February 2020

Black Democrats endorse Bloomberg after release of racist boasts on “stop-and-frisk”

By Niles Niemuth, 14 February 2020

New York City police in open revolt against Mayor de Blasio

Seven workers burned to death in Indian factory fire

By Sakuna Jayawardana, 14 February 2020

US brings new charges against Chinese telecom giant Huawei

By Nick Beams, 14 February 2020

SEP builds support for Free Assange and Manning rallies in Australia

By our reporters, 14 February 2020

Growth of fascistic attacks on refugees in Greece

By George Gallanis, 14 February 2020

Workers at GM’s Silao, Mexico plant charge union with stuffing ballots during recognition vote

By Andrea Lobo, 14 February 2020

Changes in the car industry threaten Slovakian workers

Ford shakes up management, prepares for more cuts after 99 percent profit decline

More on autoworkers struggles »

Sri Lankan prime minister’s India visit underscores deepening geostrategic rivalry

By K. Ratnayake, 14 February 2020

UK government spearheads anti-migrant crackdown with deportation of Jamaican nationals

By Thomas Scripps, 14 February 2020

BBC Panorama exposes rising death toll on UK’s “smart motorways”

By Paul Bond, 14 February 2020

Concordia University in Portland, Oregon set to close by end of the semester

By Kayla Costa, 14 February 2020

Saskatchewan: FCL refinery escalates its concession demands from 750 locked-out workers

By Carl Bronski, 14 February 2020

Corporate Canada clamours for Trudeau to launch a violent crackdown on anti-pipeline protests

By Roger Jordan, 14 February 2020

New in Norwegian

1930-tallets spøkelse
Slå alarm! Politisk konspirasjon og fascismens gjenkomst i Tyskland

David North og Johannes Stern, 15. februar 2020

Beslutningen fattet av Den kristelig-demokratiske union i Bundesland Thüringen i forrige uke, om å velge en Landtag-ministerpresident sammen med det høyreekstreme Alternative für Deutschland avslører den skitne tilstanden i tysk politikk.

SEP bygger oppslutning for proteststevner i Australia for løslatelse av Assanage og Manning

våre reportere, 15. februar 2020

SEP-medlemmer og supportere og partiets ungdomsbevegelse IYSSE har ført kampanjer i arbeiderklasseforsteder, på arbeidsplasser og universitetscampus.

Tiltakende fascistiske angrep på flyktninger i Hellas

George Gallanis, 15. februar 2020

Tusen tråder forbinder de fascistiske bøllene som jakter ned flyktninger på gatene med det regjerende greske kapitalistpartiet Nytt Demokrati.

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Правоэкстремистский профессор Йорг Баберовски физически нападает на студента-социалиста

От нашего корреспондента, 15 февраля 2020 г.

Баберовски набросился на Свена Вурма, члена студенческого парламента от ИМССР, 30 января в Берлинском университете имени Гумбольдта. Вурм застал профессора за срыванием с доски объявлений предвыборных плакатов и разрыванием их на куски. Инцидент был заснят на видео.

Сотни тысяч в России потеряли пенсии

Андреа Питерс, 15 февраля 2020 г.

Результатом российской пенсионной реформы, принятой в 2018 году, стало то, что 800 тысяч человек оказались исключены после этого из списков пенсионеров.

Фолк-исполнители из Бангладеш обвиняются в нарушении драконовского закона о цифровой безопасности

Вимал Перера, 15 февраля 2020 г.

Власти пытаются воспретить рабочим и молодежи страны использовать социальные сети для организации и ведения борьбы против атак правительства на социальные условия и демократические права.

Эта неделя в истории
75 лет назад: Cсоюзники начинают смертоносную бомбардировку Дрездена

15 февраля 2020 г.

13 февраля 1945 года британская и американская боевая авиация начала серию налетов на Дрезден, густонаселенную столицу немецкой Саксонии.

New in Spanish

El espectro de los años treinta
¡Suenen la alarma! Una conspiración política y el resurgimiento del fascismo en Alemania

David North and Johannes Stern, 15 febrero 2020

La decisión la semana pasada de la Unión Demócrata Cristiana del estado federal de Turingia de elegir a un mandatario estatal junto a la ultraderechista Alternativa para Alemania expone el estado mugriento de la política alemana.

El presupuesto solicitado por Trump: una nueva ofensiva en la contrarrevolución social

Eric London, 15 febrero 2020

El anuncio comenzó la charada en que el Partido Demócrata pretende estar indignado por los recortes propuestos hasta que accede a muchas de las demandas.

Sanders le dice al New York Times que consideraría un ataque preventivo contra Irán o Corea del Norte

Jacob Crosse y Barry Grey, 15 febrero 2020

Las respuestas dadas por la campaña de Sanders a una encuesta de política exterior publicada este mes por el Times proporcionan una imagen reveladora de la actitud del autodenominado "socialista democrático" hacia el imperialismo y la guerra estadounidenses.

Trump se compromete a vetar la resolución de los poderes de guerra, utiliza los fondos del Pentágono para construir el muro fronterizo

Andre Damon, 15 febrero 2020

Fortalecido por el fracaso del juicio político, el presidente está reclamando aceleradamente poderes presidenciales en todas las esferas.

Estados Unidos presenta nuevos cargos contra el gigante chino de telecomunicaciones Huawei

Nick Beams, 15 febrero 2020

La presentación de nuevas cargas pone de relieve el enfoque distintivo adoptado por el Estado de los Estados Unidos hacia lo que en esencia son controversias comerciales.

New in French

Les démocrates noirs soutiennent Bloomberg après la publication de ses fanfaronnades racistes sur la pratique du stop-and-frisk

Niles Niemuth, 15 février 2020

La réponse immédiate des démocrates afro-américains élus à la révélation des propos racistes du milliardaire Bloomberg a été de le promouvoir comme le seul candidat capable de battre le président Donald Trump en novembre.

Le spectre des années 1930
Il faut sonner l’alarme! La conspiration politique et la résurgence du fascisme en Allemagne

David North et Johannes Stern, 15 février 2020

La décision prise la semaine dernière par l’Union chrétienne-démocrate dans le Land de Thuringe d’élire un premier ministre avec le parti d’extrême-droite Alternative pour l’Allemagne met en évidence l’état infect de la politique allemande.

Sanders déclare au New York Times qu'il envisagerait une frappe préventive contre l'Iran ou la Corée du Nord

Jacob Crosse et Barry Grey, 15 février 2020

Les réponses données par la campagne de Sanders à une enquête sur la politique étrangère publiée ce mois-ci par le «Times» donnent une image révélatrice de l'attitude du soi-disant «socialiste démocrate» face à l'impérialisme américain et à la guerre.

«Abattez-les» - Le gouvernement indien incite à la violence contre les opposants à sa loi sur la citoyenneté qui exclue les musulmans

Wasantha Rupasinghe, 15 février 2020

Le gouvernement BJP a été ébranlé par l’opposition de masse à la loi CAA, qu’il a faite passer en force au Parlement et faite adoptée en décembre dernier

Entretien avec le mannequin international Andreja Pejic: «Je pense que nous devrions tous soutenir Assange et Manning»

Sue Phillips et Will Marshall, 15 février 2020

Le WSWS s'est entretenu avec Andreja Pejic sur la campagne pour la libération de Julian Assange et Chelsea Manning et sur des questions politiques plus générales.

À la veille de la révolution: le parti bolchévique, les comités d’usine, et le mouvement de masse de la classe ouvrière

Tom Carter, 15 février 2020

Cette conférence analysera certaines des formes les plus importantes du mouvement de masse ayant produit la révolution russe, y compris les comités d’usine et le phénomène du contrôle ouvrier.

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Thüringen: Ramelow buhlt um die Gunst von CDU und FDP

Peter Schwarz, 15. Februar 2020

Der abgewählte Ministerpräsident der Linkspartei streckt den Parteien, die sich mit der AfD gegen ihn verbündet haben, die offene Hand entgegen und bietet ihnen die engste Zusammenarbeit an.

Thyssenkrupp schließt Grobblechwerk mit 800 Beschäftigten

Dietmar Gaisenkersting, 15. Februar 2020

Die IG Metall hat der Schließung bereits ihren Segen gegeben. Der Traditions-Konzern mit nahezu 250-jähriger Geschichte und 160.000 Beschäftigten wird unter maßgeblicher Beteiligung der IG Metall an Finanzinvestoren verhökert.

Trump beansprucht alleinige Vollmachten zur Kriegsführung und verwendet Pentagon...Bestrebungen, die Befugnisse des Präsidenten in allen Bereichen auszuweiten.

Sanders befürwortet Präventivschlag gegen Iran oder Nordkorea

Jacob Crosse und Barry Grey, 15. Februar 2020

Die New York Times veröffentlichte kürzlich eine Umfrage zur US-Außenpolitik, die ein aufschlussreiches Bild über der Haltung des selbsternannten „demokratischen Sozialisten“ Bernie Sanders zu Imperialismus und Krieg ergibt.

Papier-Brigade: Eine Dokumentation über den Widerstand gegen die kulturelle Zerstörung der Nazis im Ghetto von Vilnius

Clara Weiss, 15. Februar 2020

Die Arte-Dokumentation beleuchtet ein wenig bekanntes Kapitel des Widerstandes gegen den Versuch des Nationalsozialismus, unschätzbare Kulturgüter der menschlichen Zivilisation zu plündern und zu vernichten.

New in Turkish

Humboldt’taki IYSSE sözcüsü, Profesör Baberowski aleyhine disiplin soruşturması talep etti

Sven Wurm, 12 Şubat 2020

Berlin Humboldt Üniversitesi IYSSE sözcüsü Sven Wurm, kendisine fiziksel olarak saldırmasının ardından Profesör Jörg Baberowski aleyhine üniversite yönetimine şikayet dilekçesi sundu.

Avustralya ile Yeni Zelanda’da Assange’a ve Manning’e özgürlük mitingleri düzenleniyor

SEP (Avustralya) ve SEG (Yeni Zelanda), 12 Şubat 2020

SEP, Assange’ın özgürlüğünü sağlamaya ve tüm demokratik hakları savunmaya gerçekten kararlı olan tüm grupların ve bireylerin mitinglere katılmasını memnuniyetle karşılayacaktır.

WRP Troçkizme Nasıl İhanet Etti?
WRP Geri Kalmış Ülkelerdeki Proletaryayı Terk Ediyor

12 Şubat 2020

WRP’nin Ortadoğu’daki burjuva rejimlerle kurduğu ilkesiz ilişkiler, proleter olmayan, yabancı sınıfsal güçlere yönelerek partinin siyasi sorunlarının üstesinden gelme girişimiydi.

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Perspective

#MeToo collaborates with fascistic forces to block showing of Polanski’s film J’Accuse

15 February 2020

Allied with the reactionary Macron government, #MeToo demands the censorship of Polanski’s brilliant account of the anti-Semitic frame-up of Captain Alfred Dreyfus, which was a seminal event in modern French history.

Earlier Perspectives »

Featured Commentary

Letter to members of the Young Democratic Socialists of America (YDSA)

By the International Youth and Students for Social Equality (US), 14 February 2020

Bernie Sanders, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the Democratic Socialists of America say it is possible to fight for socialism from within the Democratic Party. Such a political program is not real socialism and can lead only to disaster.

Trump’s “Blue Collar Boom”: Myth vs Reality

By Tom Hall, 15 February 2020

The reality of American social life is very different than the fantasy of a “blue-collar boom” which Trump delivered during last week’s State of the Union address.

Growing class conflict in the US and the resurgence of socialism

By Joseph Kishore—SEP national secretary and candidate for US president, 13 February 2020

The expansion of the class struggle is the essential factor underlying the shift to the left among workers and the growing interest in socialism.

Sanders tells New York Times he would consider a preemptive strike against Iran or North Korea

By Jacob Crosse and Barry Grey, 14 February 2020

The answers given by Sanders’ campaign to a foreign policy survey published this month by the Times provide a revealing picture of the attitude of the self-styled “democratic socialist” to American imperialism and war.

The Fight Against Fascism in Germany

President of Berlin’s Humboldt University defends Professor Jörg Baberowski’s physical assault on left-wing student

By Christoph Vandreier, 15 February 2020

With her declaration of sympathy and refusal to clearly condemn the attack, Kunst has provided violent right-wing extremists with a blank cheque to intimidate and attack their political opponents at the university.

Spectre of the 1930s
Sound the alarm! Political conspiracy and the resurgence of fascism in Germany

By David North and Johannes Stern, 14 February 2020

Last week’s decision by the Christian Democratic Union in the federal state of Thuringia to elect a state premier together with the right-wing extremist Alternative for Germany exposes the filthy state of German politics.

Right-wing extremist Professor Jörg Baberowski physically assaults socialist student

By our reporters, 5 February 2020

IYSSE spokesperson submits disciplinary complaint against right-wing extremist professor at Humboldt University in Berlin

Public Meetings

Socialist Equality Party Public Meeting in London:
Free Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning! No US extradition!

Rallies in Australia and NZ to demand freedom for Assange and Manning. No to US extradition!

Arts Review

John Pilger’s The Dirty War on the National Health Service screening on Australia’s SBS this Sunday

By our reporters, 15 February 2020

The WSWS urges all our readers to watch this powerful documentary on SBS television, at 8.30 p.m. Sunday night, February 16.

The King: A film drama (insufficiently) inspired by Shakespeare’s work

By Joanne Laurier, 14 February 2020

A comment on American Factory, the award-winning documentary

By Lily Zhao, 12 February 2020

2020 Academy Awards: Bong Joon-ho’s Parasite from South Korea wins major awards

By David Walsh, 11 February 2020

On the eve of the Academy Awards ceremony
New York Times’ Wesley Morris complains that eight of the films nominated for Best Picture “are about white people”

American film actor Kirk Douglas (1916–2020)

By David Walsh, 10 February 2020

Interview with film historian Joseph McBride: For Kirk Douglas, life was “like a war—you have to fight all the time”

Commentary

Trump gloats over impeachment, but popular opposition mounts to his administration

By Andre Damon, 7 February 2020

Accuser Jessica Mann’s testimony in the Weinstein trial: A Journey to the End of the Night

By David Walsh, 7 February 2020

The decade of socialist revolution begins

By David North and Joseph Kishore, 3 January 2020

Election 2020

Socialist Equality Party to run Joseph Kishore for president, Norissa Santa Cruz for vice president in 2020 US elections

The alternative confronting the working class is clear: capitalist barbarism or international socialism. The Socialist Equality Party, in political solidarity with the International Committee of the Fourth International, will use this campaign to advance the struggle of the working class against capitalism. Sign up today to get involved!

SEP presidential candidate Joseph Kishore addresses IYSSE election campaign meeting at Berlin’s Humboldt University

“The time is now to fight for genuine socialism and an end to capitalist exploitation”
SEP presidential candidate Joseph Kishore opens 2020 campaign with address to students and supporters in Michigan

Workers Struggles

India: Punjab government teachers protest against privatisation; Sacked Sri Lankan government workers demonstrate; New Caledonia miners strike against long hours
Workers Struggles: Asia, Australia and the Pacific

15 February 2020

The World Socialist Web Site invites workers and other readers to contribute to this regular feature.

After Transport Workers Union sell out of contract struggle
New York City transit system accumulates billions more in bond debt

By Sam Dalton and Sandy English, 13 February 2020

Documentary on Alberta train derailment uncovers evidence of criminal negligence by CP Rail

By Penny Smith, 13 February 2020

UK postal union calls national strike ballot after collapse of phoney talks

By Laura Tiernan, 13 February 2020

UK steel unions smooth way for job losses and givebacks ahead of British Steel buyout

By Barry Mason, 13 February 2020

The New York Times' 1619 Project

A reply to the American Historical Review’s defense of the 1619 Project

By David North and Tom Mackaman, 31 January 2020

The disrespect expressed by editor Alex Lichtenstein toward leading historians reveals the extent to which racialist mythology, which has provided the “theoretical” foundation of middle-class identity politics, has been accepted, and even embraced, by a substantial section of the academic community as a legitimate basis for the teaching of American history.

My Response to Alex Lichtenstein Regarding the 1619 Project

By Victoria Bynum, 31 January 2020

The 1619 Project and the falsification of history: An analysis of the New York Times’ reply to five historians

Free Assange and Manning

After 10 months’ silence, UK Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn warns against extradition of Julian Assange

By Oscar Grenfell and Chris Marsden, 13 February 2020

Petition for Assange’s freedom tabled again in Australian parliament

By Mike Head, 13 February 2020

Rank-and-file teachers in Sydney adopt resolution defending Assange and Manning

By the Socialist Equality Party (Australia), 12 February 2020

The resolution is the outcome of the initiative of the Committee For Public Education, acting independently of the trade union apparatus.

Dr. Lissa Johnson calls for workers and young people to rally in defence of Julian Assange and Chelsea Manning

11 February 2020

More on the campaign to defend Julian Assange »

25 years ago: US House of Representatives moves to eliminate welfare

On February 15, 1995, the human services subcommittee of the Republican-led House Ways and Means Committee approved provisions to cut as much as $40 billion from welfare spending over five years.

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50 years ago: US Senate debates school segregation amendment

The week of February 10 saw debates in the US Senate regarding a proposed amendment aimed at blocking efforts to withhold federal education funds from southern schools that had not yet been desegregated.

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75 years ago: Allies begin murderous firebombing of Dresden

On February 13, 1945, British and American warplanes began a series of raids targeting Dresden, the densely populated capital of the German state of Saxony.

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100 years ago: Polish military celebrates outlet to Baltic Sea

On February 10, 1920, the military of the new nationalist regime in Poland performed a “wedding to the sea” ceremony to symbolize the acquisition of territory along the Baltic coast.

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Book Review

An examination of the anti-immigrant campaign in early 20th century America
The Guarded Gate, by Daniel Okrent (Scribner, 2019)

By Fred Mazelis, 3 February 2020

A century after the imposition of racist immigration quotas in the US, xenophobia, anti-Semitism and racism are once again on the rise in the US and around the world.

History

An interview with Auschwitz survivor Esther Bejarano

By the editorial board, 27 January 2020

Seventy-five years since the liberation of Auschwitz

Seventy-five years after World War II: The ideological preparations for fascism and war
IYSSE holds second meeting in campaign for student parliament elections at Berlin’s Humboldt University

By our reporters, 28 January 2020

No to war against Iran! For an international movement against capitalism and war!
IYSSE holds first meeting in campaign for student parliament elections at Berlin’s Humboldt University

The New York Times' 1619 Project

Martin Luther King Jr. and the fight for social equality

By Tom Mackaman and Niles Niemuth, 23 January 2020

The New York Times’ “1619 Project”
Nikole Hannah-Jones, Shell Oil and mass killings in Africa

By Trévon Austin and Bill Van Auken, 18 December 2019

The New York Times’s 1619 Project: A racialist falsification of American and world history

By Niles Niemuth, Tom Mackaman and David North, 6 September 2019

“The saddest part of this is that the response of the Times is simply to defend their project”
An interview with historian Clayborne Carson on the New York Times’ 1619 Project

1619 Project director speaks at New York University
Nikole Hannah-Jones, race theory and the Holocaust

By Eric London and David North, 26 November 2019

More on the New York Times’ 1619 Project »

Mehring Books

New pamphlet from Mehring Books on the 1619 Project

24 January 2020

The response of David North and Eric London to the New York Times’ rebuff of five eminent historians’ objections to the 1619 Project is now available as an illustrated pamphlet.

Vadim Rogovin’s Bolsheviks against Stalinism 1928–1933: Leon Trotsky and the Left Opposition
A magnificent account of Stalin’s opponents in the USSR

By Andrea Peters, 21 December 2019

Stalin’s rise was neither foreordained nor a natural outgrowth of the October Revolution. The Great Russian chauvinist and bureaucrat secured power in ferocious conflict with the proletariat, peasantry and cadre of the revolutionary socialist movement.

Autoworkers Struggles

GM workers in Mexico thank Australian workers for support

By the WSWS Autoworker Newsletter, 10 January 2020

GM workers in Mexico thank US workers for donating to their defense fund

More on autoworkers struggles »

Socialist Equality Party

Video: 70 years after the Chinese Revolution—How the struggle for socialism was betrayed

31 October 2019

Introduction to the 1955 SWP resolution “The Third Chinese Revolution and its Aftermath”

From the archives
SWP resolution: The Third Chinese Revolution and its Aftermath

Introduction to the 1951 report to the Fourth International by Chinese Trotskyist Peng Shuzhi

From the archives
The Causes of the Victory of the Chinese Communist Party over Chiang Kai-Shek, and the CCP’s Perspectives

Mehring Books

Mehring Yayıncılık publishes new ICFI books for İstanbul Book Fair

By Ulas Atesci, 29 October 2019

Preface to the Turkish edition of The Russian Revolution and the Unfinished Twentieth Century

By David North, 2 September 2019

Preview the new publication from Mehring Books
Author’s introduction to Bolsheviks Against Stalinism 1928-1933: Leon Trotsky and the Left Opposition

By Vadim Rogovin, 30 August 2019

Now available from Mehring Books
Bolsheviks Against Stalinism 1928-1933: Leon Trotsky and the Left Opposition by Vadim Z. Rogovin

History of the ICFI

Drawing the lessons of the ICFI split—International Strategy and National Tactics: The change in the ICFI’s approach to national liberation movements

By Deepal Jayasekera, 30 September 2019

This lecture was delivered to the Socialist Equality Party (US) Summer School on July 25, 2019 by Deepal Jayasekera, Assistant Secretary of the Socialist Equality Party in Sri Lanka

Introduction to the Turkish language edition of In Defense of Leon Trotsky
Leon Trotsky’s four fateful years in Prinkipo: 1929-1933

By David North, 23 September 2019

The ICFI and the Crisis of Stalinism

The World Capitalist Crisis and the Tasks of the Fourth International: An analysis of the ICFI Perspectives resolution of 1988

The International Committee’s response to the “End of History”: The March 1992 Plenum of the ICFI

The Dissolution of the USSR and the Unipolar Moment of US Imperialism

China: Thirty years since the Tiananmen Square massacre

The Political Origins and Consequences of the 1982–86 Split in the International Committee of the Fourth International

The 2020 US Elections

Joe Biden: A familiar face, a deeply reactionary record

By Patrick Martin, 23 September 2019

Amy Klobuchar: The favorite Democrat of Senate Republicans

By George Gallanis, 19 August 2019