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A young and militant Marx

After several months of waiting, I could finally watch the film “The Young Marx,” by the Haitian director (based in France) Raoul Peck. It was not easy: its premiere in Brazilian cinemas was announced for last June but it did not happen (I don’t know why). It was not...

Venezuela through the eyes of a native working woman

My name is Ana Salas, I work in the educational area, and in this very moment, I may be one of the few Venezuelan not submitted to starvation. And it is also by the little amount of money that I make in Brazil by teaching Spanish that my family...

The Spontaneous and the Party

The explosion of the Russian Revolution of February 1917 was not scheduled on any politician’s agenda, neither was it a product of the “high level of consciousness” of the people. It exploded as a rebellion of female textile workers against their work conditions, and it expanded like wildfire because...

“Direct Elections Now” and the Democracy of the Rich

To stop the reforms, it is necessary to defeat Temer. This is the main task posed for workers. The government has nothing to rely on and the bourgeois democratic regime is being increasingly questioned by workers. By Júlio Anselmo and Israel Luz, Youth of PSTU – Brazil.   This situation opened a...

Sacking Injustice Leads to Hunger Strikes

 Turkey has been going through hardship for many years, but the worst experience has taken place since the AK Party and Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s regime. The country witnessed more than a few uprisings and many people lost their lives fighting the Erdogan’s dictatorship. By Canan Sagar.   The law has been changed Arbitrary...

Latin America: Struggles and More Struggles

From Tijuana to northern Mexico, at the U.S. border, to the Patagonia in southern Argentina, Latin American workers are protesting against the attacks of governments to their life conditions. They are not being respected. From right-wing governments Pieña Nieto, Mexico’s president, or Mauricio Macri from Argentina, until those considered “leftists”,...

Is Trump’s Nationalism Progressive?

There is a generalized interpretation that Trump's triumph is the symbol of a “reactionary wave” around the world. But this is not the only interpretation that has nothing to do with reality: there is also a stand that shows Trump as progressive. Such is the understanding of part of Kirchnerism...

The lies of Stalinism about Aleppo

Stalinists, in all its spectrum, are celebrating the “liberation” of Aleppo as a “historical victory” against the “imperialism”. To justify their position, since the beginning of the civil war in Libya and then in Syria, they argument the scene of the conflict is the military confrontation between the “imperialism” –which...

Chape Campeón, The Show Of Tragedy And The Impunity Of The Soccer Industry

A few days ago, we were surprised by the shocking news of the crash of a plain transferring the players of the Brazilian soccer team Chapecoense from Bolivia to Colombia, to play the finals of the Copa Sudamericana, against the Atlético Nacional de Medellín. 71 of the 77 passengers...

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