Compilation of RCIT documents dealing with China and Russia as Emerging Great Imperialist Powers

Anti-Imperialism in the Age of Great Power Rivalry

The Factors behind the Accelerating Rivalry between the U.S., China, Russia, EU and Japan

A Critique of the Left’s Analysis and an Outline of the Marxist Perspective

A new book by Michael Pröbsting, International Secretary of the RCIT


PAMPHLET: Putin’s Poodles (Pro-Russian Stalinists and their arguments in the current NATO-Russia Conflict)


PAMPHLET: China: An Imperialist Power … Or Not Yet? (Debate with the PTS/FT)


“Can China Replace the U.S. as Hegemon?” - A Misleading Question!


Taiwan: Great Power Rivalry and National Question


Marxists Debate: Is China an Imperialist Power?


The Peculiar Features of Russian Imperialism


International Debate among Socialists about China and the BRICS+ [RCIT, UIT-CI and PTS/FT] (11.9.2023)


BRICS+: An Imperialist-Led Alliance


“Multi-Polar World Order” = Multi-Imperialism


Semi-Colonial Intermediate Powers and the Theory of Sub-Imperialism


PAMPHLET: Servants of Two Masters - Stalinism and the New Cold War between Imperialist Great Powers


[ESSAY] Michael Pröbsting:   “Empire-ism” vs a Marxist analysis of imperialism. Continuing the debate with Argentinian economist Claudio Katz on Great Power rivalry, Russian imperialism and the Ukraine War

LINKS   Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières   E La Liberta (Greece)   Español


[ESSAY] Michael Pröbsting:  Russia: An Imperialist Power or a “Non-Hegemonic Empire in Gestation”? (A reply to the Argentinean economist Claudio Katz)

New Politics   Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières   Periodistas Unidos (Spanish)   E La Liberta (Greece)   Português   한국어


[ESSAY] Michael Pröbsting: Russian Imperialism and Its Monopolies

New Politics   International Viewpoint   Europe Solidaire Sans Frontières   СПІЛЬНЕ/COMMONS (Ukraine)   Viento Sur (Spanish)

LES CAHIERS DE L’ANTIDOTE (French)   Grenzeloos (Netherlands)   E La Liberta (Greece)   Preface for Ukrainian Translation


Taiwan: Pelosi Visit Might Provoke War between the U.S. and China


Russia and the Theory of “Lesser-Evil” Imperialism


Once Again on Russian Imperialism (Reply to Critics)


Russia’s Monopolies: An International Comparison


Neither NATO nor Russia! Down with all Imperialist Warmongers!


The Coming Inter-Imperialist War on Taiwan


“Defending China”: Pseudo-Trotskyism in the Period of Great Power Rivalry


Japan: Stalinist Patriots against “China’s Hegemonism”


The Real Estate Bubble in Capitalist China


The Meaning of the AUKUS Pact


“Maritime Freedom” – A Keyword of the U.S./NATO Warmongers


Russia Fires Warning Shots against UK Warship in the Black Sea


Shooting incident in Black Sea between UK and Russia: “Next Time We Will Bomb the Target”


Examples of Pro-Russian Social-Imperialism (British Stalinism & WSWS on Skirmish in the Black Sea)


Where are the Workers in the Chinese “Communist” Party?


A New War between Russia and Ukraine?

English   Español   한국어    Português   русский


“A Really Good Quarrel” - Recent US-China Alaska Meeting Shows Continuation of Inter-Imperialist Cold War


Stalinist and “Trotskyist” Supporters of Chinese Imperialism under the Fig-Leaf of “Anti-Imperialism”


One-sided and Naïve … at Best! A joint call by the friends of Chinese imperialism and the daydreamers of well-meaning global capitalism


A Japanese Monopoly Capitalist Praises China’s Ruling “Communist” Party


China is Definitely the Place where You Want to Be (If You are a Billionaire)


Why do some Marxists still Doubt that China has Become Capitalist? (A Critique of the PTS/FT)


Unable to See the Wood for the Trees (PTS/FT and China)


Chinese Imperialism and the World Economy


China-India Border Conflict: Down with Chauvinist Warmongering on Both Sides!


New Cold War between the U.S. and China (Chapter in World Perspectives 2020)


A Very Self-Confident Imperialist Great Power


China passes the US on Global Business Ranking for the first time


China: Another “Success“ of the Stalinist-Capitalist Regime


Imperialist China: Two Telling Trends


China's Billionaire Lawmakers


China: A Paradise for Billionaires


Great Power Rivalry (Chapter in World Perspectives 2019)


China: Defend the Muslim Uyghurs against Oppression!


Debating the Capitalist Nature of China


Theses on Revolutionary Defeatism in Imperialist States


The Catastrophic Failure of the Theory of “Catastrophism” (Part 4)


Syria and Great Power Rivalry: The Failure of the „Left“


Accelerating Rivalry Between the Imperialist Great Powers (Chapter from Michael Pröbsting's Book "World Perspectives 2018: A World Pregnant with Wars and Popular Uprisings")


The China-India Conflict: Its Causes and Consequences


The Great Power Rivalry and Its Consequences for World Politics (Chapter from the RCIT document World Perspectives 2017)


Росія сьогодні: постання великої імперіалістичної потуги. Емпіричний аналіз із марксистської точки зору (Essay on imperialist Russia in Ukrainian language)


In Response to the Self-Proclaimed “Leadership” of the World Socialist Movement (Long Reply to WSWS)


The Involuntary Self-Exposure of the WSWS (A Brief Reply to a Lengthy Attack by David North’s WSWS against the RCIT)


Why is China imperialist? Interview with Michael Pröbsting


The Accelerating Rivalry between the Great Powers (Chapter from the RCIT document World Perspectives 2016)


Is Lenin’s Theory of Imperialism Incompatible with the Concept of Permanent Revolution?


The China Question and the Marxist Theory of Imperialism (Reply to CSR-PCO)


Ver "Rusia y China como Grandes Potencias Imperialistas"


Escalation of the Inter-Imperialist Rivalry (Theses 27-38 in the RCIT document World Perspectives 2015)


The Uprising in East Ukraine and Russian Imperialism


Polémica: ¿Es China un país imperialista? Spanish-language Document from CSR (Venezuela) and PCO (Argentina) on the RCIT’s analysis of China


Michael Pröbsting: Η διαμόρφωση του Ρωσικού Μονοπωλιακού Κεφαλαίου και η Αυτοκρατορία του


China’s Emergence as an 
Imperialist Power (Article in the US journal 'New Politics')


Rússia e China – Grandes Potências Imperialistas


Lenin’s Theory of Imperialism and the Rise of Russia as a Great Power


On the 100th Anniversary of the Outbreak of World War I: The Struggle against Imperialism and War


No to chauvinist war-mongering between Chinese und Japanese Imperialism!


Russia and China as Great Imperialist Powers. A Summary of the RCIT’s Analysis


More on Russia and China as Great Imperialist Powers. A Reply to Chris Slee (Socialist Alliance, Australia) and Walter Daum (LRP, USA)


Russia as a Great Imperialist Power. The formation of Russian Monopoly Capital and its Empire – A Reply to our Critics


China's Transformation into an Imperialist Power


Restoring Capitalism in China (2000)