Dossier Rosa Luxemburg and the German Revolution

The German Revolution of 1918–19 put an end to World War I and the German monarchy. It brought forth a republic, but also deepened the split in the workers’ movement. Rosa Luxemburg, one of the Revolution’s paramount leaders, was murdered together with her comrade Karl Liebknecht on 15 January 1919. In marking the 100th anniversary

A summit of missed opportunities

Small steps forward, smokescreens and postponed decisions – on the ground, climate change is an already unfolding crisis, yet the climate summit stuck to the same old negotiating patterns.