In support of Community Action on Prison Expansion's campaign to #FreeThemAll4PublicHealth, Red Fightback presents a Marxist basis for decarceration and prison abolition.
The world would be much better off if certain leftists dared to stick their necks out and give full-throated resistance against imperialist aggression without prefacing it with umpteen excuses, extrications and disavowals designed to keep them in at least some of the good graces of ‘polite society’.
This pamphlet thoroughly exposes the analytical incoherency and moral deficiency within so much of this supposed left; their position, which is plainly morally corrupt, is proved to also be analytically impossible.
The tendency of the rate of profit to fall, its causes, and the inevitability of capitalist crisis, is explored in great depth in Marxist literature. What is clear from the immense body of theory, and the material conditions preceding the current economic crash, is that COVID-19 is not the cause.
Seen in its proper historical context, Brexit was a farcical outcome of long-standing divisions within the British ruling-class. As the sun begins to set for good on the British empire, we must investigate how this has occurred, and what the outlook is for the labouring masses.
Imperialist society and, consequently, its ideology and culture are not only in decay - they are falling apart.