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The Myths About Marxism

The past two decades have witnessed a barrage of propaganda against Marxism and its revolutionary heritage. We examine here the most common myths about Marxism and socialism.

Capitalism Versus Science

We are constantly bombarded with the myth that capitalism drives innovation, technology, and scientific advancement. But in fact, the precise opposite is true. Capitalism is holding back every aspect of human development, and science and […]

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Ted Grant – The Permanent Revolutionary—Chapter One: The Early Years

This is the first chapter of the biography of Ted Grant, written by his friend and collaborator for more than 50 years, Alan Woods. It describes Ted Grant’s childhood and early life in South Africa, […]

The Decay of Capitalism: Zombies and the Class Struggle

There has been a huge boom in the apocalyptic movie genre with dozens of such films, television shows, video games, and books being released in just the past decade. They have used meteors, pandemics, global […]

Class Struggle or Conspiracy?

Black helicopters, Area 51, the Illuminati, Freemasons, “lizard people,” and the New World Order—these are the building blocks of what are called conspiracy theories. These “theories” are not actually theories at all, in a scientific […]

Capitalism, Entertainment, and Creativity

Movies and video games are all-pervasive in our society, with a seemingly endless supply of them being pumped out each year. Despite the decade-long forecast of doom and gloom for the industry, the amount of […]

Work, Capitalism, and Socialism

“It sounds good on paper, but socialism will never work, because if everybody gets everything they need whether they work or not, then there is no incentive to work at all!” This is one of […]

Black Struggle and the Socialist Revolution

This document was passed at the 2008 National Congress of the US Section of the IMT. To fight racism, we must fight capitalism!

Ted Grant's "Preparing for Power"

We reproduce here an excerpt from “Preparing for Power,” written in 1942, at the height of World War II, in anticipation of the radicalization and revolutionary wave that followed the war. In the end, capitalism […]

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Does Capitalism Make You Happy?

The United States is the most advanced capitalist country on earth—but it is by no means the happiest. What is the material basis for happiness? Why is this an important topic for Marxists?

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Now Available – Ted Grant: The Permanent Revolutionary

Brand new from Wellred! Now available! Order your copy today! Proceeds from this book will help the IMT hire a new full-timer to expand the work of the Ted Grant publications project, currently producing Ted’s collected […]

Behind The Myths by John Pickard
Book Review: "Behind the Myths: the Foundations of Judaism, Christianity, and Islam"

Religion dominates so many people’s lives, and yet so little is known about how it came about. Pickard’s book delves into the history and political implications of the three most important religions in the Western world.

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