Perspective

Marxists Speak Out : Victory Day, against Nazism and Imperialism, yesterday and today

A panel with have participants from Australia, South East Asia, South Asia, East Asia, north, central and south America, and Europe was held on Saturday 14th May. The panel was entitled “Marxists Speak out: Victory Day, against Nazism and Imperialism, yesterday and today.” May 9th marked the seventieth-seventh anniversary of the surrender of the fascist […]

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US Imperialism harnesses the “anti-war” movement to prepare for World War 3.

by Davey Heller, 15th March 2022 The sad truth is that the millions who out of sincere anti-war sentiments have joined rallies or plastered their social media with solidarity messages for Ukraine are being used by US Imperialism. The war in Ukraine cannot be separated from the drive of the US Empire to crush Russia and […]

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Setting the Record straight: Ukraine, Russia and imperialism

by Robert Montgomery and Davey Heller, 9th March 2022 Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the ongoing war has evoked feelings of shock, incredulity and powerlessness. These sentiments fuel confusion, disorientation and panic which can lead to demoralization and despair.  As the media rains down an incessant barrage of anti-Russian atrocity stories, many politically naive people […]

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The deportation of Djokovic: a deadly distraction as Covid19 rips through Australia

by Davey Heller, 17th February 2022 Headlines recently went around the world describing how the Australian Government detained and then deported high profile anti-vaxxer and world number one tennis play Serbian Novak Djokovic. Djokovic had come to play in the Australian Open in Melbourne but refused to be vaccinated. Many around the world would have […]

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On Trump, MAGA, fascism and communist tasks

24th December 2021 Editors Note: The following was posted on Facebook as three seperate posts. We feel it is an important contribution to the debate on the fascist threat in the US among Marxists and deserves a wider audience. We published with permission of the author. Minor changes have been made for flow and privacy […]

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The Myth of “Dan the Man” – Victorian Labor is now every bit as dangerous as the NSW Liberals

by Davey Heller, 16th September 2021 Many Victorians were shocked at the start of September when the Labor State Premier, Dan Andrews, almost overnight dropped the fight to return to Covid Zero. They had come to be reassured that Andrews would be different to the Liberals north of the Murray in Sydney, after all this […]

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Once Again on the Question of Trade Unions and the Tasks of the Party

Note from the Editors: Classconscious.org is publishing a series of articles and documents relating to the break of Shuvu Batta and Peter Ross from the SEP.  The crux of this break was over the issue of revolutionary work within trade unions. Based on the writings of Trotsky and Lenin we disagree with the ICFI’s position […]

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Riot or Coup? A response to the Bolshevik Tendency.

by Davey Heller, February 4th 2021 Since January 6th, much of the Marxist movement in the US have denied that the events in Washington that day represented an attempted coup and were little more than disorganized rabble rioting. They have also downplayed or denied that Trump, the Republican Party and their ruling class backers represent […]

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“Be there, will be wild”- Trump’s fascist provocation planned for January 6th in Washington

by Davey Heller, January 3rd 2021 January 6th 2021, is shaping up to be a dark day in US history. Since the election of November 3rd, the revolutionary Left with a few commendable exceptions has failed to organise any counter response to Trump’s efforts to overturn the election. However, the forces of fascism have not […]

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A further warning to Marxists in regards to Trump’s coup attempt

by Davey Heller, 26th November, 2020 Whilst Trump’s attempt at overturning the election continues in the weeks following the US election, there is a state of paralysis both in the US working class and in the revolutionary left, in particular. The crisis of leadership is reducing the working class to passive bystanders while the two factions […]

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