Day 3: Fantastic support for RMT strike

The summer of discontent builds Over 20 RMT and supporter rallies were held on the third day of the RMT strike, 25 June, with many different unions and their banners held high in England, Scotland and Wales – All against the cuts in pay, staff and pensions. Danny reported, “A fantastic...

Full support to RMT strike!

TUC organize a general strike! For a sliding scale of wages, benefits and pensions linked to inflation! Price controls to end profiteering! By International Socialist League, Britain Boris Johnson provokes rail workers to take national strike action. The Tories know only the language of profit – through privatisation and cuts...

Build strike action to fight inflation

TUC call a national convention to plan national co-ordinated strikes For a sliding scale for wages, benefits and pensions linked to inflation For price control over the multi-nationals By Martin Ralph - ISL-Britain Inflation is rising every month and for the poorest families it is now 14%; for the richest, it's 8%. the...

ILNSS’ 4th Meeting Gathers Around 200 Activists and Celebrates an Important Step Forward

The 4th Meeting of the International Labour Network of Solidarity and Struggles (ILNSS) was held in Dijon, France, from 21 to 14 April. The organisation, launched in 2013, has as founding trade-union members the Spanish CGT, the Brazilian CSP-Conlutas, and the French Solidaires. This very important meeting brought together around...

UK industrial disputes highest in five years

Build a national strike fight back. Build a workers’ party from union and community struggles. Workers are fighting back concerning pay, pensions, unsafe work practices and more after a decade of wage stagnation following the 2008 banking crash.  By Martin Ralph - International Socialist League – Britain Official inflation is 6% and rising....

U.S. | Oakland Public School Community Fights Back Against School Closures

The resistance of Oakland teachers and public school community members forced the school board to keep open 7 schools that were slated for closure, but the Oakland School Board is still set to close 11 schools by the next school year in a bid to privatize the Oakland school...

U.S. | Georgia Educators Confront Reactionary Censorship Bills

Across the country, a right-wing assault is taking place against education under the guise of a campaign against “Critical Race Theory”. In Georgia, educators, students, and parents took a stand against this assault on February 12. by John Joseph Currently, there are four major classroom censorship bills before the Georgia state...

U.S. | The struggle at the point of production in 2021

  by Ben Solidaridad, Workers' Voice/La Voz de los Trabajadores In recent months, there has been a surge of coverage in both the mainstream bourgeois press and the socialist and labor press surrounding what has been termed “Striketober” and “Strikesgiving” – the uptick in strikes and workplace struggle that accelerated throughout...

Mexico| Imposition, Irresponsibility, and Deceit : On the Return to In-person Classes

The “Fourth Transformation” government’s attempt to impose a return to in-person classes launched by President López Obrador with the imperative slogan “come rain or shine” is an irresponsible measure. This decision is being made, it seems, in obedience to the directives from UNESCO and other international organisms who have...

No Unelected Commissioners in Liverpool! No Reduction in Democracy!

The following motions were passed by the Emergency Liverpool TUC Meeting on 27 March. We call on trade unions, community and social movements in the city to help mobilise a protest against the Tory attempt to take over the city. By Liverpool TUC This Liverpool construction branch is very concerned about...

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