Greetings from Massachusetts

The Bread and Roses Heritage Committee of Lawrence, Massachusetts, site of the 1912 Textile Workers’ Strike, led by the Industrial Workers of the World, sends you its greetings and congratulation on a great… Continue reading

Report from the opening rally

Friends Meeting House in London was absolutely packed. People were sitting on the floors and every seat was taken. Maria Styllou from the SWP’s sister organisation in Greece opened the rally by reminding… Continue reading

Matt Myers reports on Syria meeting

In a whirlwind 40 minute talk, Simon Assaf offered an indepth analysis of the revolutionary situation in Syria. Assaf stressed that the Syrian revolution had its own history and its own dynamic. The… Continue reading

We are up and running…

As the first meetings are about to start, Team members are helping people register and find accomodation. Make sure to send us photos, videos and reports to marxismfestival2012@gmail.com

Guardian plugs Marxism Festival 2012

Accommodation at Marxism

If yo have requested accommodation at marxism 2012, you will need to come to the accommodation office when you arrive to sign in. To find out where you are staying, and for all… Continue reading

Marxism 2012 Highlights: Hossam el-Hamalawy

On Saturday 7 July, Hossam el-Hamalawy will be speaking on Social Media and Social Movements. Hossam was recently named as The Independent’s most influential political tweeter in the world. Technology is transforming the… Continue reading

Marxism 2012

Marxism is a 5 day festival of resistance hosted by the SWP from 5th – 9th July 2012. Over 200 meetings with speakers including David Harvey, Tariq Ali, Laurie Penny, Gary Younge, George… Continue reading