The Alliance of
Middle Eastern and North African Socialists

The Rise, Decline and Return of Marxist Feminism

The Rise, Decline and Return of Marxist Feminism

In this introduction to the new Persian translation of Heather Brown’s  Marx on Gender and the Family:  A Critical Study (Brill Press, 2012 and Haymarket Press, 2013), the translators situate Brown’s work in the context of the various tendencies within Marxist...

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The Kurdish Crisis in Iraq and Syria

The Kurdish Crisis in Iraq and Syria

We must support the right of self-determination for 28 to 35 million Kurdish people in Iraq, Syria, Turkey and Iran. We need to denounce these authoritarian regimes, as well as international and regional measures and pressures that prevent Kurdish populations from...

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Indian Socialist Discusses Iran’s Present & Past Struggles

Indian Socialist Discusses Iran’s Present & Past Struggles

Rohini Hensman analyzes the recent uprising by working-class Iran in the context of a battle for democracy which has spanned longer than a century. Rohini Hensman is a writer and independent scholar whose forthcoming book, Indefensible: Democracy, Counter-Revolution,...

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Interview with a Turkish Socialist

Interview with a Turkish Socialist

The Alliance of Middle Eastern Socialists strongly opposes Turkey's latest land and air attacks on Afrin and Turkey's  ongoing war on the Kurdish population of Northern Syria and Turkey.   Below,  we print an interview with a Turkish socialist, Foti Benlisoy,  which...

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