For more than 160 years, socialists have looked to the Marxist tradition for a theoretical understanding of society, an analysis of capitalism and its crises, and the vision of society anew on the basis of democracy, equality and freedom. Collected here are SocialistWorker.org articles that elaborate the principles of the Marxist tradition and how socialists can use those principles as a guide for changing society. Read these articles to teach yourself Marxism.
Where We Stand
A series of articles by SocialistWorker.org columnist Paul D'Amato that look in detail at the "Where We Stand" statement of the International Socialist Organization. Click here for a full list of articles.
Todd Chretien's columns are an accompaniment to the writings of Marx and Engels, explaining the ideas and historical references you'll find. Click here for a full list of articles. Here are the latest few: