Tag Archives: Capitalism

Myths of Marxism

Cambridge graduate and editor of marxiststudent.com Ben Gliniecki had the formidable task of having to counter as many misconceptions about Marxism as possible in an hour. He began by addressing one of the most common objections to socialism, that selfishness is an inherent part of human nature. Ben explained how there could not be such […]

Thatcher’s Legacy and the Fight for Socialism

By Ben Gliniecki Following the media attention on the recent death of Margaret Thatcher, the first meeting of the Marxist Discussion Group this Easter term attracted a good crowd of students and workers who were keen to discuss Thatcher’s real legacy and the fight for socialism today. Ben Gliniecki, secretary of the Marxist Discussion Group, […]