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Maruti Suziki strike hits the heart of Indian automobile industry

On the 4th of June, the workers at Maruti Suzuki India Limited plant at Manesar went on an indefinite strike. They demanded the recognition of the Maruti Suzuki Employees Union (MSEU) and the reinstatement of the 11 sacked workers who led this new union who had been dismissed two...

Honda workers in China show the way

After two years of relative calm, the Chinese working class is reappearing in the news, with reports of strikes occurring on the Pearl River Delta, in southeast China. This region is home to one of the largest concentrations of manufacturing in the whole world.  The current Chinese economic growth...

The greatest danger for humanity comes from the US

The US President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with "fire and fury like the world has never seen", on August 8. Three days later, he would say that the US military was "on the trigger" to attack and that Kim Jong-un, the North Korean dictator, would regret threatening his...

Social Media Solidarity With Strikers Will Cost You Your Job, Honda Tells Workers

As strike enters day nine, one worker has already been suspended for ‘liking’ a Facebook post. Rising concerns over the growing support for the hunger strike led by workers of Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India (HMSI) from Tapukara, Rajasthan, has led the management of the company to warn its current...

Forecast for 2019

Well, there has not been a year starting like this for a long time.  The US government is in disarray.  The President of the Unites States starts the second half of his four-year term having lost his majority in the lower house of Congress to the Democrats in a heavy...

The Workers of Bangladesh Need Our Solidarity!

On the 26th of April Bangladesh was shaken by the worst industrial disaster in the history of the country. The collapse of the Rana plaza structures have left up to 550 dead and nearly a thousand injured many of whom are still trapped in debris! This disaster and the...

An Open Letter to Tariq Ali on the facts in Nadigram

Introduction   In early November, armed militants of the Communist Party of India (Marxist) leading the Popular Front in the province of Western Bengal (India) attacked the inhabitants of Nandigram (about 100 km off Calcutta). They used previously captures inhabitants of the region as shields so as to prevent responses....

25 years after the Tiannamen massacre

In the late 1980s China lived a sprint in the capitalist market reforms that the Stalinist party, led by Deng Xiaoping, carried forward from 1979 .  The right to strike had been removed; the power of the managers of state owned enterprises had been extraordinarily strengthened; the creation of...

Solidarity with Maruti Suzuki Employees Union

We are posting this communiqué from the struggling workers of the MSEU at Maruti plant in Manesar. We appeal to all progressive, revolutionary and fighting organizations all over the world to support the struggle of the workers at the Maruti-Suzuki plant.   Struggle Continues as Production is at a Complete...

Statement IWL-FI Kashmir

Himalayan’s region in South Asia has become battlefield for announced war between Indian and Pakistan, the newly tension created in February 14,2019 for a suicide bombing in Pulwama, in Indian occupied Kashmir that at least  killed 40 paramilitaries after on February 26,2019  India attacked on Bala kot pakistan to...

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