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December 04, 2022

Protesters defy the government in a turbulent week for China

Protests against forced confinement and the government spread across China after a fire killed 10 people in Urumqi. By Marcos Margarido The fire started on the 15th floor of a building in the capital of the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region in...

U.S. | Solidarity with rail workers! No to strike breaking by Biden and Congress!

Statement by Workers' Voice/La voz de los trabajadores On Nov. 30, the House of Representatives voted 290 to 137 to block a potential nationwide rail...

Workers and popular protests challenge government in China

On the night of Tuesday, November 22, thousands of workers faced violent internal security inside the industrial complex of the Taiwanese company FoxConn in...

Capitalism in decadence, the petty bourgeois in crisis, and fascism: the relevance of Trotsky’s analysis today

Here, we are republishing a 2018 article that appeared in our theoretical magazine, Trotskyism Today, summarizing Trotsky’s analysis of fascism.Fabiana Stefanoni The debate on the nature of fascism is, unfortunately, an extremely topical debate. Throughout Europe...

Ukraine: Attempts to loot state-owned coal companies

The Ukrainian working class on the front line, arms in hand, heroically resists the Kremlin invasion. By Vasil Volinsk, Ukrainian miner While this working class faces the threat from Russia head-on, it faces assaults from behind...

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Britain | Strike wave building for December and January

Organise multi-industry coordination – don’t stop until our objective is reached for all By ISL - International Socialist League - Britain Socialist Voice interviewed RMT rail...

The IWL-FI and its fight against reformism

Four decades sustaining the strategy of the socialist revolution Albert Camus, French philosopher and existentialist writer, wrote an essay on the Greek myth of Sisyphus....

Bolsonarism expresses the decadence of Brazilian capitalism

The sooner the Brazilian working class understands that Bolsonaro is not a historical accident but a necessity of Brazilian capitalism in decomposition, a blind instrument of the ruling class to destroy the country...

Türkiye | On the Bomb Attack in Taksim, Istanbul

We are in deep sorrow for the bomb attack that took place on Sunday, November 13 and the innocent lives we lost as a result. We wish the injured a speedy recovery. This...

Trotskyism and Stalinism: polemics of yesterday and today

The war in Ukraine divided the left across the world. Few were the organizations that took a stand in defense of the Ukrainian resistance. Some opposed the war, which in practice is to...

A history intertwined with the workers’ movement

The commemoration of the 40th anniversary of the founding of the IWL-FI offers the opportunity to rescue elements of our larger political current, which is almost twice as old. Our present can only...

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Britain | Strike wave building for December and January

Organise multi-industry coordination – don’t stop until our objective is reached for all By ISL - International Socialist League - Britain Socialist Voice interviewed RMT rail...

Truss is gone! Build for a general strike now!

GMB strike in Liverpool.

Coordinate the strikes! Truss must go!

How can a new Tory Prime Minister, Liz Truss, become so unpopular in a matter of weeks not only with workers and sections of the middle class but also...

Oppression

Central America | The Fight for Legal Abortion Against Authoritarian and Conservative Governments

September 28th is commemorated in Latin America as the Day for the Legalization of Abortion, and every year more women and gestating people progress...

Iran | ‘Woman, life, freedom!’ Protests in Iran for gender equality and social justice

By Alborz Koosha, originally published on Workersvoiceus.org In March 1979, tens of thousands of people, predominantly women, protested in Tehran against the then new law of compulsory hijab (head coverings...

25N: End violence and oppression against women! Follow the lead of Iranian, Ukrainian, and Sudanese women!

In 1999, the UN established November 25 as an international day for the elimination of violence against women. However, after 23 years, male violence has not only not diminished,...