The military offensive increases the contradictions of invaders

The forces of the NATO in Afghanistan are carrying out an offensive in the province of Helmand, in the South of the country, since February 15th. Fifteen thousand occupying troops were deployed, in one of the provinces where the Taliban has more influence and control. The imperialism’s strategy is...

Stop Criminal Persecution Against “Illegal Immigrants”!

Throughout the entire last month the issue of the “illegal immigrants” was once again receiving priority attention from international press. In early October, more than 300 African immigrants, most of them proceeding from Eritrea and Somalia, were drowned 500 metres from the shore of the Italian island Lampedusa,...

What Are the Origins of May Day?

This short article by Rosa Luxemburg shows the steps given by the working class in the world to create the First of May or, as she says "a proletarian holiday celebration" to demand the eight-hour working day. The happy idea of using a proletarian holiday celebration as a means...

In Defence of Proletarian Morals

Statement in opposition to serious accusations against PSTU, CSP-CONLUTAS and the IWL-FI A political-trade union trend from Brazil, the Unidos Para Lutar, led by the CST (Socialist Workers’ Trend) member of the UIT (Unidad Internacional de los trabajadores) is posing a serious accusation against the PSTU and against the...

XI Congress of the IWL-FI: From the centres of class struggle

Between 5th and 12th April, the XI Congress of the IWL-FI, the highest instance of the our International was held and it took place within the framework of a very rich and dynamic reality. On the one hand, this reality is brand marked by the continuity of the impact...

History: The war for National Liberation in Vietnam and the agrarian revolution

Forty years ago, on May 1975, the American imperialism was defeated in Vietnam by the resistance of the Vietcong and all the Vietnamese people. In 1967, before that defeat, the Argentinian Trotskyist and founder of the IWL-FI Nahuel Moreno wrote Chinese and Indochinese Revolutions  where he gives an account...

Arab World – Revolution and Counter-Revolution

On Sunday, May 16, thousands of Palestinians, exiled in Israel neighboring countries (Lebanon, Syria, Jordan), marched together with supporters from these countries to cross the Israeli borders and thus claim the right to return to lands from which they were expelled in 1948. In Egypt, the mobilization was...

Crisis in the Europe of Capital

No truce in the struggle against the governments of the bankers and the Troika! The world is witnessing aggravation of the economic and political crisis en the Europe of Capital, a historic crisis and part of a flaw in the world system and markets. The situation is so dramatic...

No Tranquility

This article was originally published in International Courier nº 6 – September 2011. Anemic growth The background of this is the difficult economic situation that the country is living in, given the context of the continuation of the international crisis. This crisis started in the U.S. in 2007, and after...

The meaning of the protests in the Arab World

As from last 11th September, in the midst of the revolutionary process underway in the North Africa and the Middle East, an impressive wave of radicalised protests broke out engulfing the entire Arab world. This popular explosion is aimed embassies and other symbols of imperialist power in the region....

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