Turkey- The People Defeated The Coup

It was early evening on Friday 15 July that the Turkish military coup began. Planes flew low over Istanbul and Ankara. Soldiers and tanks took to the streets. Key bridges and buildings were taken over. Memet Uludag writes.

Turkey- The People Defeated The Coup

It was early evening on Friday 15 July that the Turkish military coup began. Planes flew low over Istanbul and Ankara. Soldiers and tanks took to the streets. Key bridges and buildings were taken over. State TV was taken over and it was announced that the military were in control of the country. News started […]

Arms sales expose West’s hypocrisy on refugee crisis

SWP activist Michael Wallance investigates the connections between the West, war profiteering and the refugee crisis.

Arms sales expose West’s hypocrisy on refugee crisis

SWP activist Michael Wallace investigates the connections between the West, war profiteering and the refugee crisis. The horrors inflicted on the Syrian people have been raised to barbaric new levels. Air strikes on a hospital in Aleppo slaughtered three doctors, 11 nurses and 30 patients.  This massacre was carried out by Assad’s forces. An estimated […]

French Government is no friend of freedom

French Government is no friend of freedom

In the aftermath of the terrible and tragic attacks in Paris the French Government moved to revoke civil liberties and beat the war drums. James O’Toole looks at the bloody history of the French Empire and shows that the French state is a greater threat to the people of France and the world than any […]

Imperialism is terrorism on a massive scale

Imperialism is terrorism on a massive scale

With 12 nations bombing Syria Brian O’ Boyle investigates the brutal history of Imperialism and explains that war is terrorism on a massive scale. Western Imperialism is the world’s biggest terror outfit. It involves using capitalist state power and military superiority to oppress foreign populations, occupy their land and exploit their assets. Over the course […]

Hollande’s war- a report from a socialist in Paris

Three days after the dreadful mass murders in Paris and Saint Denis, people are struggling to understand, and are expressing their solidarity by donating blood or leaving candles and flowers in the streets, while authorities and mainstream parties are scrambling for legitimacy and positioning.

Hollande’s war- a report from a socialist in Paris

Three days after the dreadful mass murders in Paris and Saint Denis, people are struggling to understand, and are expressing their solidarity by donating blood or leaving candles and flowers in the streets, while authorities and mainstream parties are scrambling for legitimacy and positioning. As the names of the victims become public, we all see […]

Atrocity in Tunisia – 38 slaughtered

The appalling massacre on the beach in Tunisia in which 38 people were killed, including Lorna Carty and Laurence and Martina Hayes from Ireland, was a hideous atrocity. Everyone will sympathise with the families and friends of all those who lost their lives.

Atrocity in Tunisia – 38 slaughtered

The appalling massacre on the beach in Tunisia in which 38 people were killed, including Lorna Carty and Laurence and Martina Hayes from Ireland, was a hideous atrocity. Everyone will sympathise with the families and friends of all those who lost their lives. However, in this situation as in all such terrorist atrocities socialists have […]