The Democrats’ “Inflation Reduction Act”: A Desperate Attempt to Save Face

The passage of the Inflation Reduction Act has been celebrated in the liberal press as a great victory. In reality, the ruling class is rearranging the deck chairs on a sinking ship.

Sri Lanka: Protest Ranil’s Repression! Repeal the PTA!

In Sri Lanka, three student activists are being detained without any due process and are at risk of torture for participating in peaceful protests.

Soviet Cinema: Montage, Revolution, and the Fight for Artistic Freedom

The Russian Revolution ushered in a flowering of creative expression in all the arts. Cinema was advanced to new heights by directors who regarded film as a weapon of class struggle.

Marxism vs. Libertarianism

Defenders of the free market look towards libertarians—and their assertion of an “economic calculation problem”—in order to attack socialism. But in truth, Marxists answered these reactionary arguments long ago.

“We’re Unionizing the World’s Most Valuable Company”: Interview with an Apple Worker

A battle is underway to unionize Apple, the company with the highest valuation in the world. Socialist Revolution spoke to an Apple “Genius” technician about what’s at stake in this fight.

Sri Lanka: Lessons from the Struggle

In July, the Sri Lankan masses brought down Gota Rajapaksa. But once they left the streets, his stooge, Ranil Wickremesinghe took his place and unleashed repression.

German Energy Crisis: Workers Told They Must “Freeze for Freedom”

Germany is heading towards a social, economic, and political crisis. A country that was once a pillar of stability has joined the rest of the world by entering a state of chaos and dislocation.

Inflammable Material Is Amassing Everywhere

Today, the suffering of the masses is growing more and more acute with each month that passes. The world is once more approaching a period of revolutionary upheaval.

The Taiwan National Question and the Tasks of the Taiwanese Marxists

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan placed the Taiwanese national question at the forefront of world politics. Marxists must raise the class question at all times and fight against reactionary nationalism.

Strikes and Communist Party Maneuvers Point to Rising Class Struggle in Vietnam

2022 has seen a wave of strikes in Vietnam. The Vietnamese proletariat needs to aim their sights at the new capitalist ruling class that the VCP helped restore in the country.

Venezuelan Gold Heist: British Imperialism Turns to Piracy

The High Court in London ruled that the Bank of England can withhold over $1 billion worth of gold reserves from the democratically-elected government of Venezuela. This is a plain and simple act of piracy.

“Scum of the Earth”: The Capitalists Who Created the Opioid Crisis

A socialist transformation of society is the only viable solution to end the opioid epidemic and other horrors caused by this system.