Amali Wedagedara The Sri Lankan economy revealed a principal contradiction during the last two weeks. The Colombo Stock Market was becoming one of the best performing stock markets in the world. In parallel, the real…Read More Development or Underdevelopment? A Policy Choice to Address the Microfinance Epidemic
The working class of the twenty-first century is a class in formation, as one would expect in a world where capitalism has only recently become universal. At the same time, Marx himself reminded us long…Read More Workers of the World: Growth, Change, and Rebellion
By Working People’s Research Group The budget-making and policy talking in Sri Lanka amidst a pandemic have uncovered the anatomy of the Sri Lankan state. It is Siamese twins, of the repressive state and the…Read More Organize to claim the opportunity in the budget 2021!
By Working People’s Research Group The budget 2021 records a critical juncture within the Sri Lankan economy. At one level, the budget illustrates the neoliberal crisis that has been unfolding over the last four decades.…Read More Working People’s Perspective on the Budget 2021
From Wavering to Capitulation THE DECISION of the majority at the June 6-7 special conference of the Lanka Sama Samaja Party to join the liberal bourgeois government of Mrs. Sirimavo Bandaranaike in Ceylon was a heavy defeat…Read More Peoples Frontism in Ceylon