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“All power to the Soviets!”: Reflections on reading The History of the Russian Revolution in 2017

“All power to the Soviets!”: Reflections on reading The History of the Russian Revolution in 2017 Sam Tilley | August 2017 Leon Trotsky’s The History of the Russian Revolution analyses the build-up to and happenings of both the February 1917


Invisible hands: Women of Marikana

When we think of Marikana we think of the infamous event that took place on 16 August 2012, leading to the death of 34 striking miners. Scholarly analysis takes this further than the event to broader labour–capital relations. While useful, the


To the radical student activist: Zuma Must Go

To the radical student activist: Zuma Must Go Thabang Bhili | 08 August 2017 It is true that some of the left and liberals have thus far, romanticized and exaggerated the possible outcomes of the campaign. We need to be


Declassified: Apartheid profits – Who funded the National Party?

Declassified: Apartheid profits – Who funded the National Party? Open Secret | Daily Maverick | 01/08/2017 While researching the recently published book Apartheid, Guns and Money: A Tale of Profit, Open Secrets collected approximately 40,000 archival documents from 25 archives


Radical Municipalism: The Future We Deserve

Radical Municipalism: The Future We Deserve by Debbie Bookchin | ROAR MAgazine | July 2017 Im the daughter of two longtime municipalists. My mother, Beatrice Bookchin, ran for city council of Burlington, Vermont thirty years ago, in 1987, on an explicitly


Mining Charter is a reflection of what ails South Africa

Mining Charter is a reflection of what ails South Africa By Christopher Rutledge | Amandla Magazine Issue 53 | July 2017 From a Minister picked from obscurity to do the bidding of a powerful patronage network, to the entrenchment of

 
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