Iran, Ireland, and the US—The Lessons of Three Elections

In the last few days we have witnessed at least three elections, all of which bear witness to highly significant processes that are now moving with great speed. When the same—or very similar—processes repeat themselves in many countries, they can no longer be dismissed as accidents. They are the manifestations of the same phenomenon.

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Five Years On: What Happened to the Arab Revolution?

Five years ago, without any organization, program, plan, or preparation, the Arab masses, in the words of Marx, stormed heaven.  They brought down, in a matter of weeks, what had seemingly not moved an inch […]

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The Turkish Provocation: Will it Lead to War?

This morning the Turkish military shot down a Russian military aircraft on the border with Syria. It is unclear so far whether it was ground fire or Turkish jets that brought down the Russian plane. […]

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Mass Movement Shakes Kabul: Which Way Forward In Afghanistan?

In the past couple of weeks, unprecedented events had been unfolding in Afghanistan. Hundreds of thousands of people have gathered in the streets of Kabul to protest against the gruesome beheading of seven people, all […]

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NATO, Russia, and the Syrian Inferno—The Impotence of Imperialism

“It is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.” (Shakespeare, Macbeth, Act 5) When the US army stormed into Iraq, there was no al-Qaeda present in that country. Now […]

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Syria and the Hypocrisy of Western Imperialism

Since last week, when Russia began bombing targets inside Syria, Western media has been overflowing with articles about the crimes of Russian imperialism in Syria. But the idea put forward that “moderate” rebels are being […]

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Mayhem in the Middle East and the Socialist Solution

A grotesque humanitarian disaster looms large as crisis and conflagration ravage the Middle East. The number of people fleeing the civil war in Syria alone has now surpassed four million. This is the biggest refugee […]

Iranian workers are not alone! – pickets against political prisoners

Over the weekend pickets and meetings were held all over the world in solidarity with Iranian workers. The pickets were organised by Iranian Workers’ Solidarity Network and IMT.

[VIDEO] The Arab Revolution and Iran

On May 26th, Fred Weston and Arash Azizi presented on the Arab Revolution and Iran at May Day Books in Minneapolis, MN.

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George Bush’s Middle East Adventure: The chickens come home to roost

In the same way that the revolutionary movement depends at critical moments on the quality of the leadership, so the outcome of a war, such as the war in Iraq, can be decisively influenced by […]

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The assassination of Bin Laden – Terrorism and state terrorism

    “A middle-aged nonentity, a political failure outstripped by history – by the millions of Arabs demanding freedom and democracy in the Middle East – died in Pakistan yesterday. And then the world went […]

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No to Imperialist Intervention in the Middle East!

There has been a lot of discussion on the left, and particularly in Latin America, about the events unfolding in Libya. This article explains the position of the IMT, which is one of support for […]

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