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February 02, 2023

U.S. | ‘Say his name!’ Police murder of Tyre Nichols sparks outrage

By John Leslie On Jan. 7, Memphis police from the so-called SCORPION Unit (Street Crimes Operation to Restore Peace in Our Neighborhoods) pulled Tyre Nichols, 29, over for an alleged traffic violation. The video released by the Memphis police shows...

Historic mobilization against pension reform in France: what’s next?

With 1,120,000 demonstrators counted by the Ministry of the Interior, and more than 2 million according to the CGT (General Confederation of Labour), the...

UK Rwanda deportations & Congo

UK Government plans refugees deportation to a police state and uses Rwandan military influence in Congo. By Martin Ralph - ISL British imperialist policy of deporting...

Dina Boluarte’s government: two months of repression and death in Peru

A little more than 50 days after the fall of Castillo and the rise of Dina Boluarte's government, Peru is witnessing massive demonstrations demanding “Dina out,” the closing of Congress, early general elections and...

Italy | Strike to fight, fight to strike!

The budget law under discussion in Italy will further aggravate the already dramatic living conditions of millions of people, including workers, students, the unemployed and retirees. The government headed by Giorgia Meloni will continue...

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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....

The IWL and the Fourth International

There are thousands of working-class and activists from the popular classes who sympathize with the revolutionary ideas of Trotsky and Trotskyism, and are involved...

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...

The socialist revolution is possible!

In January 1982 the IWL-FI was founded. Its Foundational Theses defined that: "...the most urgent and deepest need of humanity today is the world socialist revolution. Even the most elementary daily needs, which...

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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...

Explosion in Amasra Is Not an Accident but the Murder of Workers

While 110 workers were working in Amasra (a small town in north West Turkey) coal mine on 14 October, a firedamp explosion occurred. The mine was state-owned by the...

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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,...