|Socialism Today The monthly journal of the Socialist Party|
30 November, 1999. 17 April, 2000. 7 November, 2000. Sometime in the future, political pundits who only recognize historical changes in retrospect, will see these dates as marking the threshold of a changed political situation in the US. Not so much for what happened on these dates, but for what they represent as tips of the icebergs that lie below the simple occurrences of the day.
Zimbabwe stands on the edge of a precipice. Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe African National Union - Patriotic Front (Zanu-PF), the party of liberation in government since the end of colonial rule, faces defeat in parliamentary elections due this year. WEIZMANN HAMILTON, assesses the situation 20 years after independence.
New Labour under siege,
Pakistan since the coup,
the growing anti-capitalist consciousness of the youth
In Issue No. 47