Marxism

INTERVIEW

Blanqui’s Politics of Revolution: An Interview with Doug Greene

October 07, 2017 | In this interview, historian Doug Greene talks about Blanqui, his life and politics, and more. His new book, ‘Communist Insurgent: Blanqui's Politics of Revolution,’ will be out next (...)

ARGENTINA

On the Legacy of a Revolutionary

June 21, 2017 | The following speech was given by Chipi Castillo, a national leader of the PTS in Argentina after the death of Laura and Ezjequiel, two comrades who died of CO2 poisoning. Fede, another comrade (...)

Chipi Castillo

MEDIA

Watch “Marx is Back”, Episode 3: State and Revolution

June 01, 2017 | “Marx is Back” a mini-series about the Communist Manifesto is now on youtube. Subtitles available.

MEDIA

Watch "Marx is Back", Episode 2: The Market and the Capitalist Crisis

May 24, 2017 | This is the second episode of “Marx is Back” a mini series based on the Communist Manifesto.

FILM AND MEDIA

Watch "Marx is Back", Episode 1: Bourgeois and Proletarians

May 23, 2017 | “Marx is Back” a mini-series about the Communist Manifesto is now on youtube. Subtitles available.

FILM:

"Marx is Back" in NYC

May 12, 2017 | The fictional show "Marx is Back" produced by the of Argentine filmmakers collective, Contraimagen, was shown as part of the Workers Unite Film Festival in New (...)

Violeta Bruck

EDUCATION

A Marxist Critique of John Dewey: The Limits of Progressive Education

May 09, 2017 | John Dewey’s Progressive Education is the centerpiece of the field of educational studies, forming the basis for writers like Paulo Freire. However, Dewey does not see that modern teacher centered (...)

Tatiana Cozzarelli

UNITED STATES

"Marx Is Back" Screening in NYC

May 03, 2017 | This Friday at the Workers Unite! Film Festival in New York City, Contraimagen, an Argentina-based audiovisual group that fuses art and revolutionary politics, will present an original (...)

IDEAS & DEBATES

Weber’s Protestant Ethic: a Marxist Critique

March 25, 2017 | The hype with culture and ideas in sociological thought has taken attention away from economic forces.

Juan Cruz Ferre

GUEST POST

Theory and Popularization

February 15, 2017 | Socialist and communist parties have often blurred the line between theory and popularization. Marxist theory is not simply sociology — the study of political economy or history — but a guide for (...)

Doug Greene

GUEST POST

What We Can Learn from MLK’s Poor People’s Campaign

February 13, 2017 | Towards the end of his life and career, Dr. Martin Luther King proposed the idea of assembling a ‘multiracial army of the poor’ as part of his Poor People's Campaign. At a time when the political (...)

Lily Cichanowicz

EDUCATION

Public Education in Capitalism: A Marxist Perspective

October 31, 2016 | What do Marx and Marxism have to say about education? How can teachers use Marxism to help frame the way we think about our role in the classroom and in society, and how can we fight against (...)

Gabriela Lamelas Paz

REFLECTIONS ON A 20th CENTURY SOCIAL THEORY CLASSIC

Althusser vs. Althusser

October 28, 2016 | Louis Althusser (1918-1990), the French philosopher born in Algeria, is one of the main intellectual figures of European Marxism in the post-World War II era. A member of the French Communist (...)

Juan Dal Maso

DISCUSSIONS ON IMPERIALISM TODAY

Global Capitalism as Imperialist Construct

September 24, 2016 | Delving into the writings of Leo Panitch and Sam Gindin, this article is the first in a series of elaborations on modern-day imperialism and the possibilities for Marxist theoretical (...)

Esteban Mercatante

IDEAS & DEBATES

The Workday: An Endless Battle Around Time

July 29, 2016 | Everyday work life is a silent struggle—an ongoing battle for a moment of rest or distraction.

Luigi Morris

Ideas & Debates

What’s Next After Postmodernism?

July 07, 2016

Terry Eagleton