Debt Disaster With No Escape

The IMF-World Bank semi-annual meeting starts this week.  Earlier the IMF kicked off the show with a warning that the poor countries of the world are heading for a catastrophe from the pandemic slump, leading to defaults on the debts that their governments and companies owe to investors and banks in...

Emergency Program Against the Pandemic and the Economic Crisis

Capitalism, through the covid-19 pandemic and the world recession, expands the elements of barbarism across the world. The real numbers of the pandemic - not the lies released by governments - already point to more than one hundred million infected and more than two million dead. It is one of...

International Courier #24: Coronavirus…Capitalism Kill

We wrote this magazine in times of coronavirus. The daily life of the working class was already very difficult, but now it has been pushed to intolerable limits, both by the imposition of quarantine and by a leap in attacks by the bourgeoisie, which wants to place the burden...

Climate, Environmental Crisis and Coronavirus: Nature is not Passive

Nature's reaction to the unhindered capitalist exploitation has taken place over the last decades and last years. There are many warnings about the consequences of global warming, which we already see and feel, like floods, droughts, storms, hurricanes, forest fires, etc... And thought we have already seen reactions to...

Because the pandemic kills: Immediate release of prisoners, sanitary measures in all prisons!

The policy of president Piñera and other officials is a murderous policy focused on the fighters of the revolution that started last year. Keeping our fellow political prisoners incarcerated means delivering them to death of coronavirus, which will be a triumph of the counterrevolution and a severe blow to...

75 years after the end of World War II and the post-war revolutionary wave

On 8 May 1945, the bloodiest military conflict in human history ended in Europe. The War in the Pacific would continue until August, when the United States dropped two atomic bombs on Japan, Hiroshima (6 August) and Nagasaki (9 August). Jeferson Choma, PSTU-Brazil At the end of the conflict, the...

Class Struggle Doesn’t Stop Under the Pandemic

The corona virus pandemic, with the measures of social isolation, is forcing many mobilization processes to take a break in their forms of mobilization against their despotic governments. This occurs in: Hong Kong, France, Algeria, Sudan or Chile, to name a few examples. But those who think that these...

Capitalism’s response to COVID-19: Not enough PPE, even less testing, many die

The class nature of pandemics is revealed by the fact that in the Flu Pandemic of 2009 three times as many of the poorest died compared to the richest despite both groups having the same level of infection. Today NHS doctors, nurses, porters, and care workers, bus drivers, construction...

The Indian Lock-down

For the last 30 days the Indian government has imposed the biggest lockdown in human history. The movements and work of over a billion people have been effectively shut. Public offices are closed, vital public transport has been stopped. Cities with millions of inhabitants appear like ghost towns with...

COVID-19, capitalism, wars, revolution…

When the German Chancellor Angela Merkel declared that the current COVID-19 pandemic was Germany's biggest challenge since World War II, she gave the impression she was overreacting. But after that, the Secretary-General of the United Nations, António Guterres, declared the same thing. Even Donald Trump, who at the beginning...

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