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Emergency Program Against the Pandemic and the Economic Crisis

Capitalism, through the covid-19 pandemic and the world recession, expands the elements of barbarism across the world. The real numbers of the pandemic - not the lies released by governments - already point to more than one hundred million infected and more than two million dead. It is one of...

Endgame for Bashar el-Assad?

After nine years of destruction and massacres to stop a democratic people’s revolution, both foreign occupying powers and Syrian regime face hardness to rule the country and future is uncertain.   By Hassan al-Barazili   Occupation under World Recession   Syria is an occupied country today. The World Recession brought new challenges for the...

Their Symbols and Ours

The impressive wave of protests unleashed by the murder of George Floyd in the United States not only crossed the borders of that country – impacting on a new world reality – but it offers particularly exciting episodes, typical of hot periods of history. By Daniel Sugasti One of those moments occurred...

Join the Marches! Unity in Struggle! Silence is Violence!

“You can’t have capitalism without racism” International Socialist League leaflet After George Floyd’s death and 400 years of a “knee on our neck”, hatred of governments, police and symbols of inequality and oppression has burst out onto the streets. The diversity of the Black-led protests appeared across the world in unprecedented...

Campaign to Reinstate Chicago Bus Driver Erek Slater

On May 31, 2020, Erek Slater, a Union representative and ATU 241 Executive Board elected member, addressed his co-workers to share the official public statement of the ATU International President regarding to refuse to drive police. This ATU statement was released in the context of the mass protests over the...

Defend Seattle’s Capitol Hill Organized Protest!

The Capitol Hill Organized Protest (CHOP) continues in its 17th day. The area around the former East Precinct of the Seattle Police Department is alive with free food and medicine, conversation centers, a No-Cop Coop giving away items, free legal advice, and just plain comradeship among opponents of police brutality...

Slater Crisis and the Union Movement

On May 28, 2020 the Amalgamated Transit Union (ATU) issued a statement condemning the murder of George Floyd asserting that drivers “have the right to refuse work they consider dangerous or unsafe during the pandemic, so too Minneapolis bus drivers – our members – have the right to refuse...

Free Sebastian Romero

In May 30, the Interpol and the Uruguayan and Argentinian police arrested the PSTU leader. By: Executive Committee – PSTU Argentina 29 months have passed since December 18, 2017, when the Cambiemos government, with Macri and Bullrich, tried, upon requests by the IMF and the big companies, to change even more...

A Great Strike and Unity around Free Sebastián Romero

Against the LUC and for freedom for Sebastián Romero A great partial general strike and a mass demonstration in the whereabouts of the Legislative Palace, called against the Law of Urgent Consideration (LUC), promoted by the right-wing Lacalle Pou administration and the Multicolor coalition, brought thousands to the street to...

A Revolutionary Process Shakes the U. S.!

In the USA there is an ongoing revolutionary process. The masses have taken the streets and squares and fought police repression, in a gigantic anti-racist movement, after the murder of George Floyd. IWL-FI Statement on the U.S.   This movement, by its scope and radicalism, has no historical precedents. There is a...

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