ANTIFA? NO, THANKS

Recent comments on the Intsdiscnet-list on “Fascists March on Berkeley” (4/27/17) raise that issue with which those committed to the struggle against capitalism have grappled since the 1930’s: anti-fascism. Historically Antifa or anti-fascism within the worker’s movement became the clarion call of Stalinism, and then the veritable basis of the Grand Alliance between Stalin, Roosevelt … Continue reading “ANTIFA? NO, THANKS”

INTER-IMPERIALIST ANTAGONISMS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP

Capitalist states, whether they are defending local or regional economic and politico-military interests or seeking global hegemony, must constantly evaluate and re-evaluate their strategic interests, their alliances, and the threats that they confront. For American imperialism, in the waning days of World War Two, before the atomic bombs led to Japan’s surrender, it seemed apparent … Continue reading “INTER-IMPERIALIST ANTAGONISMS IN THE AGE OF TRUMP”