Some American conservatives seem to be toying with the ‘soft’ fascism of Portuguese dictator Antonio Salazar
Bashar Assad clung to power in Syria after the Arab Spring with help from Russia and from western useful idiots on social media
Queer Theory has exercised a huge influence on the discourse around sexuality but does it have anything in common with Marxism?
Marxism claims to offer a way forward to transgender people so what is different from Queer Theory and identity politics?
How and why the 1917 Russian revolution degenerated into the totalitarian and bureaucratic nightmare of Stalinism
Are Islamism and Marxism reconcilable or are they aiming for very different and contradictory outcomes? Tony McMahon investigates
The Falklands War presented a dilemma for the political Left in the UK in 1982 including those on the Marxist left
The 1974 Portuguese Revolution saw 80% of the economy nationalised but the role of the Community Party ensured the reversal of that policy