Africa

Solidarity to Arab Revolutions From Brazil

CSP-Conlutas members stood in solidarity with Arab revolutions in Sao Paulo workers’ day rally on May 1. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup May 6, 2019 They were portraying the flags of Algeria, Sudan, Palestine and Syrian revolutions. On May 5, CSP-Conlutas national coordination passed a motion in solidarity to the Palestinian in Gaza who...

How to help Mozambique?

As if the President Filipe Nyusi´s incompetent government performance, member of the Mozambique Liberation Front - FRELIMO,  was not ominous, natural disasters continue to destroy Mozambique. By: Américo Gomes People had not recovered from cyclone Idai, when the country was hit by the strongest storm ever recorded in its History: cyclone...

A new African Spring?

Today in Africa we see authoritarian, Bonapartist and dictatorial presidents who have ruled their countries for decades leaving power. All due to popular mobilization and widespread discontent. By Américo Gomes Recently in Algeria, Abdelaziz Bouteflika was forced to resign after nearly 20 years in power, forced by two months of popular...

“Freedom… Peace… Justice…” – Sudan’s Ongoing Revolution

On 19 December 2018, peaceful demonstrations broke out through the streets of Atbara, in the Republic of Sudan. Bread prices tripled in Atbara overnight, after months of struggle with long queues to purchase bread and petrol as well as to obtain cash. This spark ignited a fire within Sudanese...

Sudanese masses reject military coup after Omar al-Bashir goes

One Syrian (a refugee, a revolutionary and in daily contact with the revolution) said: We don’t accept recycling of the recycled garbage…two regime leaders in the same day… We accept freedom only… By Martin Ralph Sudan’s president Omar al-Bashir, after 30 years of dictatorial rule, was forced out by the revolutionary...

Imperialist Barbarism in Africa

The Cyclone Idai in the South-West Africa has caused, until now, 446 deaths just in Mozambique. The estimate of the president Filipe Nyusi is that around 1.000 people are dead, but it has not been confirmed yet. About 2 million people were affected; there are more than 100.000 homeless...

Arab “Kingdom Republics” and Constitution Changes

The constitutional articles relating to the term of the President of the Republic in the Arab States are the most vulnerable to changes likewise most of totalitarian regimes. Changing these articles according to the needs of the ruler is frequent since the executive power controls both state institutions (parliament and...

Congo: Fraud confirmed

The “National Independent Electoral Committee” (CENI) announced the official results of the presidential elections in the Republic of Congo: surprisingly Felix Tshiesekedi, of the opposition “Union for Democracy and Social Progress” (UDPS), won with 38,5%. By Americo Gomes. Another candidate of the bourgeoisie supported by imperialist sectors, Martin Fayulu, from...

Sudanese government rocked by country wide uprising

Demonstrations across the world against President Omar Al Bashir The regime must go – End the genocide Unions and social movements must support this struggle! Martin Ralph International Socialist League The Sudanese people are rising up Omar Al Bashir’s genocidist government across the whole of the country. Hundreds have been killed in over 150...

Struggle for free education in South Africa: student is killed

There is a long history of student activism in South Africa. Students were part of the fight against apartheid. For many years, students have protested against the university fees, which prevent students from working class families from attending university. For example, the fees for a year at the University...

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