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The crisis in the Marxist tradition

The crisis in the Marxist tradition

The greatest challenge to Marxist thinking was from the Austrian tradition.

How useful is it to be banging on about Karl Marx in the 21st century?

How useful is it to be banging on about Karl Marx in the 21st century?

The world seems to be throwing him a hell of a 200th birthday celebration, but what's really behind the fervour of these think pieces?

A sad indictment of the world’s corporate culture

A sad indictment of the world’s corporate culture

Crikey readers respond to comments made by the new AMP chair David Murray, and a controversial piece on Karl Marx.

Bring on the next royal commission

Bring on the next royal commission

Crikey readers offer suggestions of what should be examined after the banking sector.

Wishing you a miserable 200th birthday, Marx, you racist blaggard

Wishing you a miserable 200th birthday, Marx, you racist blaggard

It is often remarked that socialism is "good in theory, bad in practice". It’s a pretty rubbish theory if in practice it has failed every time it has been tried.

Crikey Quiz: Fran Drescher or Karl Marx?

Crikey Quiz: Fran Drescher or Karl Marx?

The Nanny's Fran Fine was called "the lady in red" for a reason.

Rundle: how radical gender theory hijacked Marxism — and why we need to get it back

Rundle: how radical gender theory hijacked Marxism — and why we need to get it back

As the conditions of material economic revolution have faded, social and cultural struggles have come to the fore. And that's the problem.

In search of lost time: nostalgia for a workers’ paradise that never existed

In search of lost time: nostalgia for a workers’ paradise that never existed

It's easy to romanticise a working-class suburb and factory life for one who escaped them both.