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Committee for a Workers International (CWI) Breaks Apart

In order for the main leader, Peter Taaffe, to keep control of the CWI International he decided to carry through a split of the CWI on 21 July 2019, at the Socialist party congress and then created a new International the following day! By International Socialist League   The differences emerged in...

Polemic | On the FIT-UNITY Programme

After the end of the first phase of the electoral campaign, we find it necessary to start a debate with the organisations that are part of the FIT-U, aiming at advancing the debate with the vanguard that has been following it. By Ricardo García Therefore, we publish a summary of the...

Hong Kong: the Working Class Takes the Stage

On Monday, August 5, the HKCTU (Hong Kong Trade Union Confederation) called for a workers strike in that territory , reinstated to China in 1997. By Alejandro Iturbe 08/05/2019 The HKCTU is the second central of Hong Kong in number of affiliates. The strike program contained five points: “A) Permanent withdrawal of the“...

Italy: The Government Crisis and the Interests of the Working Class

Let's build the opposition on the streets! Statement of the National Executive of the Communist Alternative Party (PdAC), Italy For a few days, after the approval of the infamous  «Security bis» Act and especially after the grotesque parliamentary discussion about the TAV into the Susa Valley, skirmishes between the the...

National Day of Action Challenges Bolsonaro

Yesterday, thousands of students and workers took the streets in Brazil for Public Education, Civil Liberties, Jobs and to fight back the Pension Reform. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The National Day of Action was held across the nation. Protestors are furious with President Bolsonaro administration. On top of disgusting statements, Bolsonaro decided to...

Paraguayan Labor Stands For Impeachment of Mario Abdo Benitez!

Militant Paraguayan Labor Federation CCT Issued a statement denouncing Paraguayan authorities for the secret agreement with Brazilian administration about bi-national Itaipu dam. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The secret agreement would make electricity bills 40% higher for Paraguayan people. The main beneficiary would be a Brazilian energy company whose owner is a member...

A Major Victory For Peruvian Working People!

Peasants and working people’s uprising achieved a major victory in Southern Peru. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup They have been fighting back Tia Maria mining project for ten years. On August 9, 2019 President Martin Viscarra had to suspend the license he granted one month before for Mexican-Canadian Southern Copper Mining Company. Southern Copper...

Labor Opportunism and Servility Means the Betrayal of the Working Class

Faced with the deep crisis that the country is experiencing in the wake of the scandalous secret agreement signed behind the people's backs by the national government, which undermines the wealth and sovereignty of the Paraguayan people, and the positions assumed by different political and social sectors on the...

Open Letter from a Paraguayan to the Brazilian Working Class on Itaipu

"A nation cannot become free and at the same time continue to oppress other nations"                                   (On Poland - Friedrich Engels - 1847) "No nation can be free if it oppresses other nations"     ...

Solidarity to Palestinians in Lebanon

Nineteen Brazilian organizations launched a Manifesto in solidarity with the Palestinian refugees in Lebanon. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The Manifesto denounces the new labor law announced by the Minister of Labor which considers foreigners both Palestinian and Syrian refugees in Lebanon. Therefore, they cannot own any business and need a permit issued...

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