John Riddell: Democracy in Lenin's Comintern

How did Communist parties handle issues of internal discipline and democracy in Lenin’s time? The recent intense discussion within the British Socialist Workers’ Party (SWP) and beyond has heard claims that the SWP rests on the traditions of democratic centralism inherited from the Bolsheviks.

John Riddell: Democracy in Lenin's Comintern

Richard Atkinson: Death and the Bedroom Tax

Some extended thoughts about Stephanie Bottrill, the woman who committed suicide because of the bedroom tax.

Richard Atkinson: Death and the Bedroom Tax

Dave Renton: Who Was Blair Peach?

Today marks the 35th anniversary of the killing of Blair Peach by the police. David Renton looks back at Blair Peach’s life as a poet, trade unionist and committed antifascist

Dave Renton: Who Was Blair Peach?

Bunny La Roche: Nasty Little Nigel gets a rude welcome to Kent

Bunny La Roche of RS21 on Nigel Farage's visit to Kent

Bunny La Roche: Nasty Little Nigel gets a rude welcome to Kent

Financial Appeal

We're up and running! An appeal for funds to kickstart the IS Network

Financial Appeal

IS Network Bulletin 2014 #3

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Conference Bulletin #3 2014. Discussion pieces, motions and proposals for the 2014 IS Network national members' meeting

PDF, 26pp, 2014

 

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Contents

  1. Hazel C, London: Women’s involvement in the IS Network
  2. Simon H, London: Alternative 'What we stand for'
  3. Javaad A, Bradford: Network or not network: Should the IS Network even exist?
  4. Steve F, London: Which way for the IS Network?
  5. Simon H, London: Why we should support more autonomy but not independence in Scotland
  6. Paul S, London: A wandering, wretched of the Earth
  7. Emma R, Kath N, Kris S, Steven E, Tim N: A modest proposal (+ appendices)