The Morning Star routinely dismisses concerns about antisemitism within Labour by calling into question the motives of all those raising the issue, perpetuating the conspiracy theory that “combating anti-semitism is not the primary motivation.
The McStrike campaign was not a workers’ campaign aimed at building a strong and lasting union presence in the fast food industry and winning day-to-day issues for workers in stores. It was largely a PR campaign.
20 September’s global climate strike will take a firm stand against climate change and the irrationality of inaction. Workers’ collective organising can be a weighty force in the fight for environmental sustainability.
Volume 3 of the new Complete Works of Rosa Luxemburg, published this year, shows how false the idea is that Luxemburg looked to spontaneous mass strikes to make party organisation unimportant or secondary in the fight for socialism.