Working Class Struggles

The G20 will face Protests in Buenos Aires

The leaders of the G20 – group that gathers the 19 richest countries in the world and the European Union – will meet in Buenos Aires on November 30 and December 1, 2018. By Fábio Bosco This group gathers 90% of world economy, 80% of foreign trade and 66% of...

Donald Trump, Merkel and the G-20 arrive on November 30: an International Meeting prepares mobilizations against them

Last August 30 and September 1, in the School of Social Sciences, an International Meeting took place in rejection to the presidential Summit of the G 20 in Costa Salguero next November 30 and December 1. By PSTU-Argentina Different local organizations participated in the meeting, like CTA Autónoma, ATE, Barrios de...

South Africa: the wheels are loosening

A few years ago, an important leader of the ANC (African National Congress) said, “I fear the wheels are coming off”, referring to the economic and political situation of South Africa. He was right, and the wheels continue to loosen. Throughout these years, in general terms, we may say...

International Calling to Mobilize before the G-20 and the IMF. For the political, environmental, cultural and economic sovereignty of our people and our bodies.

We are organizations, international processes and movements, national and regional, of the working people, peasants, natives, Afro-descendants, feminists, retired, immigrants, students, defenders of the people’s rights, defenders of the environment, common goods and climatic justice, and defenders of the rights of childhood and gender, among others, who fight the...

It’s All for Sale: Temer offers All to Foreigners

The atmosphere at Temer’s “sale” is like a stock clearence. He is the most hated president in the history of Brazil, and is no longer able to meet the main demand of foreign bankers and entrepreneurs: the pensions reform. The problem is that what he is selling is our...

Popular rebellion in Haiti!

There is in course a popular rebellion in Haiti, with unpredictable consequences. By Daniel Sugasti.         The country is exploding politically, taken by demonstrations and barricades, apparently self-organized. There are also sackings in shopping malls. The center is Puerto Principe, the capital, and the northern city of Cap-Haitien. The trigger was the...

Debate with the MRT on the Teamsters’ strike in Brazil

The conflict that confronts the truck owners (truckers/teamsters) with the Temer government (with strike and blockades against the rise of the fuel price) became the core of the situation in the country. Brazil moves towards a growing paralyzation and the Teamsters already forced the government to step back (at...

No to military intervention! Stop repressing the Teamsters! General Strike now!

The Teamsters’ strike needs to be surrounded with solidarity! By PSTU-Brazil.   The Teamsters’ strike reached its 8th day on Monday , stopping the country and counting with wide support by the population. The mobilization put the Temer government against the wall and confronts the military intervention decreed by the government. The...

Oil workers paralyze in support to the Teamsters and against the privatization of Petrobras

On Sunday, the 27, oil workers from different bases and refineries from Petrobras stopped in support to the strike and mobilization of Teamsters and against the privatization of Petrobras, responsible for the major rise of fuel prices in the last period. By PSTU-Brazil.   “The rise in fuel prices happens due to...

Ze Maria: Why it is Necessary to support the Teamsters’ Strike

As we write this article, the Teamsters continue to mobilize throughout the country with the populations’ support. The Teamsters’ strike changed the situation and placed the government against the wall. Due to the enthusiastic support of the entire population, it posed a General Strike in the agenda, to unite...

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