Court Rules Against French Trade Union Leader Gaël Quirante

By ERNIE GOTTA On Wednesday, Dec. 18, French courts ruled against postal worker and trade-union leader Gaël Quirante with a three-month suspended prison sentence and a five-year probationary period. If he receives another criminal conviction in the next five years, even if it’s a misdemeanor, he goes to jail for...

Global Day of Rage for Aleppo – Metro Workers Solidarity

This October 1st there will be a global day of rage for Alepo. It is schedule to happen in 27 cities across the world (Global event link:  October 1st: Global Day of Rage for Aleppo ). Join the solidarity to the Syrian revolution and call an action in your city....

Chile: Are There Political Prisoners in Chile? How Do We Free Them?

Since the beginning of the revolutionary uprising the flared up on the 18th of October, various social and political organizations, and among them the International Workers’ Movement (MIT), have denounced the state’s use of political prison sentences to subdue protests and punish protesters. Meanwhile, Sebastián Piñera’s government has completely...

“Global Day of Rage for Aleppo” actions take place in 23 countries

The siege, the air strikes and the ground invasion of the East region of Aleppo by the Syrian regime and its allies (Russia, Iran, Hezbollah and other foreign sectarian militias) were repudiated all over the world. By Fabio Bosco.   During October 1st and 2nd, 44 cities around the world drove actions...

J’accuse!

To the Judiciary, to the usual politicians, to the repressive forces, to the treacherous leadership... By PSTU-Argentina Daniel Ruiz’ and César Arakaki’s trials are in their final stages. After 13 months and 1 month of imprisonment respectively. After 45 hearings with dozens of witnesses. After almost 4 years of persecution of...

Stand With Aleppo – Motion of Solidarity

5pm – 7pm, Thursday, 15 December 2016 Liverpool Lime Street Station Motion agreed unanimously last night at Old Swan Against the Cuts: There is a very wide international movement and protest in the support of Aleppo. We call on all community, anti-cuts and union organisations to Stand With Aleppo and support this protest. This...

Where is Santiago Maldonado?

A month without Santiago. A month since he was disappeared by democracy. He did not “fade” as Clarín said, neither did he took a vacation to Entre Ríos, as the media pretended. He was last seen forced into a National Gendarmerie truck, in the midst of the repression to...

End repression and criminalization of social protest

Today, Wednesday 20, at 5 pm, there will be a Press Conference. The government violently repressed thousands of workers in the Congress Square in defense of his laws against the retirees and the people. There were dozens of detainees, people seriously wounded, and even an activist that lost his eye. Macri...

WHO IS DANIEL RUIZ

He is son of a working class family. His father was an oil worker who died when Daniel was 8 years only. He was raised in a very poor neighborhood, in very tough conditions. Since young, he was a social activist in his city, Comodoro Rivadavia, the oil center...

Argentina: Before prosecution with preventive prison, let us strengthen the campaign. Freedom for Daniel Ruiz, NOW!

On September 26, Judge Sergio Torres prosecuted our comrade Daniel Ruiz with preventive prison. This means that Torres wants Daniel to remain imprisoned in Marcos Paz while he determines whether he is guilty for something. By: PSTU Argentina Judge Torres, an Executioner in Service of Macri As the judgment reads, Sergio Torres...

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