Marxism at the centre of the CPC’s Twentieth National Congress
It has been quite some time since a Communist Party’s national congress has attracted worldwide attention. I speak of the Communist Party of China’s (CPC)...
Wages do not cause inflation
Inflation has now risen to 6.1 per cent nationally and workers are feeling the pinch. At the same time corporations and big capital are making...
Lenin: Marxism from the universal to the specific
The recent Communist Party Organising Conference in Sydney this January coincided with the 100th anniversary of Lenin’s death. As part of a celebration of Lenin’s...
CPC and World Marxist Political Parties Forum 2022
The Communist Party of Australia is grateful to be able to contribute at this important forum and thanks the Communist Party of China for providing...
Lenin’s legacy: working class leadership in the fight for democracy
Lenin walks around the world . . . The sun sets like a scar, Between the darkness and the dawn, There rises a red star....
Trotskyism: Counter-Revolution in Disguise
Moissaye Joseph Olgin (1878–1939) was a Ukrainian-born writer, journalist, and translator. In 1922, he founded The Morning Freiheit, which he edited until his death in...
Marx and Robinson Crusoe: British Imperialism and the slave trade
Marxist literary criticism explains a literary work, a novel, through an analysis of the human-social relationships which reflect the economic base of the story, rather...
The politics of Boots Riley’s ‘I’m a Virgo’
Boots Riley’s Amazon Prime Video series I’m A Virgo has naturally been cast as a coming-of-age story. It is, of course, a story about an...
Fight back against anti-education rhetoric
Pauline Hanson is doing what she does best: pushing bills that further marginalise minority communities that don’t fit into her conservative outlook. This time, Hanson...