Marxsite 2010 - Archive 22
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Updates and Features
See archive 21 (left column) for articles prior to August 2010
9 December: Student fees protests taking place across the UK - BBC news
9 December: Anti-regime student demos across Iran
9 December: Suzanne Moore - why aren't we all supporting the students? (Guardian UK)
9 December: Dangers of expanding non-state enterprises in Cuba - Camila Piñeiro Harnecker (Links)
9 December: Capitalism and the assault on reason - Slavoj Zizek
9 December: More student demos against fees hike in London
9 December: When they say there's no money to pay for educatiuon and welfare, they're lying - Tariq Ali at the SOAS occupation
Nov 27: We are not a post-ideological generation says 15-year-old at Coalition of Resistance conference
11 November: Prof Michael Hudson interview - The US has declared financial war against the world - RT video
11 Nov: Students protesters invade Tory HQ: Russia TV
26 Oct: French students hold fresh protests
26 Oct: French crisis continues as unions warn of more strikes (
26 Oct: China's open secret - Slavoj Žižek (LRB)
26 Oct: John Gray - Farewell Welfare state (LRB)
26 Oct: US approved death squads - Patrick Cockburn
25 Oct: France: an unprecedented movement thast is far from over - Sandra Damarq (IVP)
24 Oct: Seumas Milne - The Bullingdon Boys want to finish what Thatcher began
24 Oct: Sarkozy's approval rating at new low as French strikes drag on
24 Oct: French protests - a rejection of Sarkozy's policies to blame
24 Oct: Up to a mkillion marched, 16 October, for workers rights in Italy (Morning Star)
Oct 17: French protests jeopardise airport fuel suplies (Guardian UK)
Oct 17: Chile's ghosts are not being rescued - John Pilger (New Statesman)
Oct 17: Portugal braces itself for first general strike in 22 years
Oct 17: Portugal union vows to step up struggle against "international loan sharks"
Oct 17: France set for 230 protest rallies Saturday as mobilisations for next Tuesday's strike continue (AFP)
Oct 17: France: airport fuel running short as new protests planned (BBC video and report)
Oct 17: France, towards a general strike - Sandra Damarcq, New Anti-Capitalist Party (IVP)
Oct 17: AFP video on Wednesday's strike action in France here
Oct 17: Below, how tens of thousands of high school student joined French protests
Oct 17: Second Congress of the Philippines Revolutionary Workers Party - Pierre Rousset (IVP)
Oct 17: Palestine - BDS movement recalls anti-apartheid tactics, controversies, responsibilities - Patrick Bond (Links)
Oct 17: South African unions divided on response to government pay offer
Oct 17: Climate v. Capitalism - Jerry Mander (Guardian UK)
Oct 2 Ed Miliband has to crack the whip to ensure change - Seumas Milne (Guardian UK)
Oct 2: A new opportunity for Venezuela's socialists: Gregory Wilpert (Links via Venezuelanalysis)
Oct 2: Ecuador coup attempt defeated (Democracy Now)
Thousands hit Brussels in anti-austerity protest
29 Sept: Anti-austerity protests hit Europe - Al Jazeera
29 Sept: European cities hit by austerity demonstrations (BBC)
29 Sept: General strike in Spain against austerity cuts

RMT and other British unions joined the Brussels protest
29 Sept: Anti-cuts protests across Europe today
29 Sept: Tens of thousands protest in Brussels over EU austerity rules
28 Sept: Coalition of Resistance Organising Conference
28 Sept: Ed Miliband, Labour and the battles ahead (Counterfire)
28 Sept: Uprise anti-racism festival, Finsbury Park London, 3/10/10
28 Sept: Continent of Fear - the rise of Europe's right-wing populists (Der Spiegal)
28 Sept: Momentum builds behind Chinese workers' protests
28 Sept: Twin Cities activists protest raids on anti-war activists
28 Sept: Venezuelan Elections: Socialists Advance, Opposition Loses Ground Compared to 2000 Elections
Sept 19: Thousands demonstrate against Pope in London
Sept 9: Fidel to Amajinahdad "Stop slandering the Jews." - Jefferey Goldberg, The Atlantic
Sept 9: Fidel Castro "The Cuban model doesn't even work for us nany more" - Jefferey Goldberg, The Atlantic
Sept 7: Fronzenology - Siberia is melting: Tony Wood (LRB)
Sept 7: Tube strike solid (Counterfire)
Sept 7: London brought to standstill by tube strike against job cuts (video)
Sept 7: Millions protests in Franch general strike against pension 'reform'
Sept 7: " A stain on the reputation of the Tate Britain" - Blair calls off book signing but hosts soiree accross the Thames
Sept 7: Michael Warschawski - Where Uri Avinery gets it wrong on the BDS campaign (MRzine)
Sept 6: Persecution of Roma Worsens, Tony Iltis (GLW)
Sept 6: Ending the Potosi strikes
Sept 6: The rebellion in Potosi, Bolivia - Jefferey R. Webber (Upside Down World)
Sept 6: The deficit - their problem not ours - David Camfield and Daniel Serge (pdf)
Sept 5: Trotsky - past, present and future - an interview with Tariq Ali
Sept 5: South Africa public sector strikes set to continue
Sept 5: Important steps towards left realignment in India - Dipankar Bhattacharya, CPI (ML) Liberation general secretary, Links
Sept 5: What next for ecosocialists? -Ian Angus (Climate and Capitalism)
Sept 5: Disgrace - Pakistan cricket and its dicontents - Mike Marquesee
Sept 5: Defend antifascists arrested in Bolton (counterfire)
Sept 5: Interview With Kate O'Sullivan after making Citizen's Arrest on Tony Blair (Ireland)
Sept 5: Blair book signing in Dublin
Aug 15: Donate to the Pakistan Labour Relief Fund
Aug 15: Pakistan mustr refuse foreign debt repayment and use the money for emergency aid and rebuilding - Farooq Tariq, LPP
Aug 15: Pakistan floods - it's over 20 million now: Farooq Tariq, Labour Party Pakistan (IVP)
Aug 15: Farooq Tariq on Islamic fundamentalism
Aug 15: Not crushed, merely ignored - Tariq Ali on death in Kashmir (LRB)
Aug 10: Global crisis and anti-capitalist revolution - Neil Faulkner, Counterfire
Aug 9: John Pilger: The heresy of the Greeks offers hope
Aug 9: Coalition of Resistance conference details
Aug 9: New link: Coalition of Resistance
Aug 9: Kashmir in turmoil: Akhila Rahman (Znet)
Aug 8: George Monbiot - The Tea Party, the biggest exercise in false consciousness in history
Aug 8: Charles-Andre Udry - A new social war is opening up in Europe (International Viewpoint)
Aug 8: Unions line up to back anti-fascist counterblast to EDL in Bradford: Unite Against Fascism
Aug 8: New campaign of resistance to cuts deluged with support: Brendan Montague (Counterfire)
Aug 7: Don't get caught in a bad hotel - Pride at Work campaigners infiltrate the Westin Street Francis hotel in San Francisco in support of hotel workers' boycott. You can see their musical inspiration here
Aug 7: Seumas Milne - The US isn't leaving Iraq, it's just rebranding the occupation
Aug 7: Capitalist Crisis, Radical Renewal? - interview with Leo Panitch, Sam Gindin and Greg Albo - The Bullet, Socialist Project
Aug 7: Panama - General Strike against Killings (Upside Down World via GLW)
Aug 7: Colombia and Venezuela rattle their sabers - Uribe's parting shot: Jefferey R Weber, The Bullet
Aug 7: The time to organise resistance is now - Tony Benn and 73 others
Aug 7: These strikes are good for China and good for the world: Seumas Milne
Aug 7: Disregarded by striking workers, China's unions rethink their role
Aug 7: Strategy and Tactics - How the Left can Change Society: John Rees (counterfire)
Aug 7: Sebastian Budgen on Daniel Bensaid (International Socialism)
Click on image to download the latest issue of The Reader from Cold Type. Featured is text and photo essay Welcome to Toronto - a tale of a billion dollars, 20,000 police and 400 anarchists. More details on Canada's paramilitary repression can be found in the article by the Socialist Project here.
Aug 7: Mass grave of 2000 death squad victims found in Colombia:TOM Mellen and Antonio Albinana, CIPS Americas Program via ESSF
Aug 7: South of the Border: interview with Oliver Stone and Tariq Ali (via Links)
Aug 7: Defend and deepen the Bolivarian revolution with an armed and mobilised people - Marea Socialista (Links)

David Harvey: The Crisis
Today: Marxism 2009

 Slavoj Žižek - What does it mean to be a revolutionary today? Marxism 2009
Tariq Ali - Obama, Pakistan and the US Empire
Coalition of Resistance
Left Banker
Europe Solidaire Sans Frontieres
International Viewpoint
Socialist Resistance  
socialist resistance
Links, magazine of Socialist Renewal
Climate and Capitalism
Verso Blog
BBC iPlayer

Interesting past articles you may have missed
John Lennon Power to the People
John Lennon and Yoko Ono - Power to the People
Mass murder of women in Guatemala
Martha Harnecker -Social movements, sectoral movements
Lowy - Dialectics and Revolution
Bensaid - Theses of Resistance (pdf)
William K Tabb - The power of the rich
Klein - Disaster capitalism
Panitch - Theory, Democracy and the Left
Petras - Derailed revolution in Argentina (pdf)
MacKenzie and Tate - Resistance on the Mexican "Riviera"
Mike Davis - Monster at the Door
Gowan - US triumphing towards defeat (pdf)
Jameson - Fear and loathing in globalisation
Malcolm Bull on Negri and Hardt
Changer le monde sans prendre le pouvoir ? - Phil Hearse
Aguila Mora and Gonzalez - Mexican Strategy
Ebert: Red Feminism
Taming Sinn Fein
Lebowitz - The knowledge of a better world
Judy Rebick - 21st Century Socialism
Pentagon's weather nightmare
Lakatos - Scientific Method
Panitch and Gindin - Capitalist Imperial State
Parenti- How the Free Market Killed New Orleans
Saul - "Humanitarian" imperialism
Blackburn - Terror and Empire
Tariq Ali - Letter to a Young Muslim
Ollman: Meaning of Dialectics