A new generation of students are preparing for the new academic year. Coronavirus has transformed millions of lives across the world and people are angry. Young people have faced a summer of uncertainty, and are now preparing to start university. But what have they got to look forward to? Cuts to further and higher education budgets have left schools and universities struggling to provide decent working conditions for staff or decent learning conditions for students. There’s creeping privatisation across the education sector, and the hidden costs of accommodation and other fees are turning university in particular into the preserve of only those who can afford it. The Marxist Student Federation in Britain aims to build an organisation of students educated in the ideas of Marxism. We want to take Marxist ideas into the labour movement, and fight for an international socialist revolution.



Lenin said "Without revolutionary theory there can be no revolutionary movement." All Marxist societies run reading groups on Marxist classics. Look through our theory section for more.



The MSF is part of the International Marxist Tendency which is building revoutionary organisations all over the world. Workers of the world, unite!



We want to take Marxist ideas into the labour movement. That involves supporting struggles on and off campus. From UCU strikes, to BLM. Students and workers, unite and fight!

Fast Fashion: A Marxist analysis

  The events of 2020 have begun to expose processes previously hidden to most of us. Many are now questioning the status quo. We are being forced to consider how the things we buy are produced: the unsafe working conditions and the environmental destruction which underpin the production of cheap commodities under capitalism. Attractive models,

Kick capitalism out of education!

  Lewis Griffiths, Swansea Marxists: As with just about every other corner of society, the COVID-19 pandemic has once again brought to light the brutal contradictions fostered by capitalism in the education system. The marketisation of education has left the system so dependent on the tuition fees of students that over the coming year universities

MSF Revolution Series

  During lockdown, the Marxist Student Federation has moved online. We are putting on weekly meetings via Zoom on a different revolution every Thursday. Check out our term card below and follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to stay up to date with the zoom links to enter.

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Yemen: Imperialist powers twist the knife as COVID-19 worries escalate

Image:Felton Davis, Pixabay With the whole world’s attention turned towards the coronavirus crisis, the western-backed Saudi war on Yemen has continued unabated. The war machine and arms industry, fueling this savagery, have been deemed too essential to shut down during the pandemic. It is true that last Thursday, Saudi Arabia declared a unilateral two-week ceasefire on what they