Magazine of the Socialist Party, Australian section of the CWI

Theory & History

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The 200th anniversary of the birth of the great Karl Marx is on 5 May. Marx, together with Friedrich Engels, formulated the ideas of …

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The bleeding obvious was revealed last month when an executive from the financial services company AMP revealed that the business had prioritised profits ahead …

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The Committee for a Workers’ International (CWI), the worldwide organisation the Socialist Party is affiliated to, sends warmest socialist greetings to workers and young …

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In January China placed a ban on most recycling waste entering the country. Australia is now facing a developing crisis as most recyclable waste …

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Domestic violence continues to be a scourge on society despite being the subject of news headlines for years now. It’s clear that there is …

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After much dithering on the issue, Bill Shorten declared that he does not support Adani’s proposed coal mine in Queensland’s Galilee Basin in March. …

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This month sees the Commonwealth Games return to Australia, this time being held on the Gold Coast. Following a tradition that began at the …

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New figures show that one-in-five of Australia’s biggest companies have paid no tax for at least the last three years. Without any shame whatsoever, …

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The demonstrations on Invasion Day this year were the largest seen in a generation. Tens of thousands of people marched in cities around the …

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It is fitting that 2018 opened up with the outbreak of revolts and upheavals in both Iran and Tunisia, with young people to the …

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The housing crisis is continuing to worsen across Australia, with house prices out of reach of many young workers, rent increasing, and governments refusing …

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Melbourne City Council has been embroiled in scandal for the last couple of months following a series of sexual harassment and assault allegations made …

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One in ten women under 40 in Australia are experiencing ongoing sexual harassment in their present job. A University of Sydney study found highest …

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In a positive move, public radio station Triple J recently changed the date of their ‘Hottest 100’ broadcast. Usually held on January 26, the …

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In 2017 we commemorated the 100-year anniversary of the Russian Revolution. The Socialist Party held a series of events where we both celebrated the …

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In December 2017, LGBTIQ people in Australia finally won equal marriage rights. This long overdue reform was met with jubilation from people right across …

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With soaring energy prices and the threat of summer blackouts, coal mining monstrosity, Adani, offers nothing but fakery, falsehoods and false economy to Australians. …

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The Turnbull government’s recently announced energy policy, the National Energy Guarantee (NEG), has the vocal support of the big coal, gas and electricity industry. …

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