Why Is the New Anticapitalist Party in France Trying to Kick Out its Left Wing?
The New Anticapitalist Party (NPA) in France is in crisis, as the leadership attempts to kick out the principal left-wing opposition. This is important for the international Left — but not necessarily easy to understand. An FAQ about the NPA’s crisis.
Nathaniel FlakinJune 10, 2021
An Introduction to Trotsky’s Theory of Permanent Revolution
First introduced over a hundred years ago, Leon Trotsky’s theory of Permanent Revolution remains a vital tool for understanding the world today. The theory shows that only the working class can lead a socialist revolution, and is an antidote to many who now claim that we can rely on bourgeois forces to take us half way there.
Kate FreySeptember 22, 2020
When Imperialism Lost: The United Army of Central America and the Defeat of the Filibusters
In 1856, the combined forces of Costa Rica, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala beat back U.S.-backed filibuster William Walker’s attacks from Nicaragua.
Rob LyonsAugust 11, 2018
Central America and the Permanent Revolution, Part 1: The Origins
This is the first article in a series that aims to analyze the perspectives of revolutionary processes in Central America using the concept of permanent revolution.
Rob LyonsJuly 9, 2018