The fundamental challenge facing the US is that it is relentlessly losing in peaceful economic competition to China. The US therefore cannot maintain its global dominance through economic means and so it is increasing stepping up its use of political and military aggression to try to stop China’s economic rise.
NATO, Ukraine and Russia: war propaganda and censorship
7pm Wednesday 25 May
Organised by No Cold War Britain
The current crisis of the British economy is exceptional in historical terms and even relative to the generally stagnant state of the major capitalist economies. As a result, the ruling class offensive against workers and the poor is also an exceptional one.
An important article in the New Yorker setting out the devastating economic consequences of removing a woman’s right to choose – if Roe v Wade is overturned by the US Supreme Court.
Jean-Luc Mélenchon’s campaign for Prime Minister frames the battle for the National Assembly as a contest between the left and right, pushing to one side the framework of the right v far-right that dominated the Presidential election.
Abortion Rights march
4pm Saturday 14 May
Assemble in Parliament Square to march to US Embassy (Nine Elms)