Ralph Gibson previews the 1917 anniversary ahead of the launch of the Russian Revolution Centenary Committee
The Origins of International Women’s Day
Within the last 10-15 years many thousands of women worldwide have begun to recognise and to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD). It is, however, unfortunate that that its origins are not more widely known given that its foundation almost 100 years ago and subsequent history is truly inspirational.
Internationalism of October Revolution
‘Peace, Bread and Land’ was the slogan of the October Revolution. But it was a clarion call to the working people of the three foremost capitalist countries, Germany, France and Britain as well writes Professor John Foster.
The Spark for Art
CHRISTINE LINDEY explains how the 1917 Russian Revolution ignited unprecedented artistic transformations which made a real difference in people’s lives
Time to Challenge Capitalism Again
Morning Star editor Ben Chacko puts the case for the continuing importance and significance of revolutionary politics