People in arms demolish Gadafi’s regime!

The bloodthirsty regime of Muamar el Gadafi in Libya is falling to pieces. The whole world is deeply moved at the sight of armed rebels accompanied by hungry crowds thirsting democratic freedoms, entering Tripoli City (the Capital) as part of what might be the final offensive of a...

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...

Greece: the tip of the iceberg of the crisis in imperialist Europe

The recent events in Greece are just a foretaste and a threat of what can happen in the entire EU as a consequence of the international economic crisis that began in 2007. Even though initially the epicentre of the crisis was in the USA, there is no doubt...

Egypt: A revolution underway

Between the 3rd and the 6th June, a representation of Brazilians took part in the Conference of Solidarity with the Arab Revolution in Egypt. Dirceu Travesso, representing CSP Conlutas, Clara Saraiva for ANEL (Students’ National Association – Free) and Gloria Ferreira of the PSTU. What follows is the...

Arab revolution reaches Palestine.

Israel celebrates the May 15, 1948 as its "independence" day. In November, 1947 the Palestine partition into two states would be put in force by the United Nations which was then dominated by the United States and the Soviet Union's Stalinist regime. Due to the UN's decision, Israel was...

We’ll return to our land!

This article was firstly published in International Courier nº 5 Interview with Soraya Misleh, Brazilian-Palestinian journalist and member of the Front in Defense of the Palestinian People of São Paulo, Brazil. Soraya was in Middle Orient in May and was prevented from entering the Palestinian territory by Israeli occupation...

Out with Mubarak now! For the triumph of the Egyptian and Arab revolution!

There is a revolutionary process that is spreading to all the Arab Countries. Ever since Tunisia, where popular mobilisation toppled the dictator Ben Ali after 23 years in the office, riots spread like wildfire to the remaining countries of the region challenging the ruling dictatorships in various Arab...

Between cholera and electoral fraud

Many will wonder what is going on in Haiti with so many consecutive tragedies. The question makes sense: after the earthquake there came the hurricanes and now the cholera has already killed over two thousand people. The answer is tough: this has nothing to do with nature but a...

The toiling masses and oppressed nationalities will suffer from the “war of currencies”

The recent G-20 meeting (main imperialist countries together with the so-called emerging countries), held in Seoul, South Korea, ended in a foreseeable failure. The polite diplomatic manners and the smiling photos could not conceal the impossibility of reaching agreements that would avoid the “currencies war” or “commercial war”...

Cuba: In the name of socialism 500 000 state workers are fired

Let us defend Cuban workers against capitalist adjustment   The news has recently been spread that the Cuban State will dismiss 500 000 workers (10% of the country’s labour force) as part of a much deeper adjustment. A great discussion broke out on the world left hinging round the...

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