May Day Greetings from India

Great events are unfolding in Brazil today. Since the onset of the world crisis of 2008, the decrepit capitalist class of Brazil has been thrown into an inescapable spiral of chaos. In Brazil, like in many other Latin American countries, the national bourgeoisies hide behind the mask of populist...

Appeal for solidarity with students of JNU

   We reproduce a request for solidarity of Jawaharlal Nehru University student's and teachers, currently on struggle, where there has been police repression and the arrest of eight students. We solidarize with the JNU students and teachers's struggle! Immediate freedom to the arrested students! No to Modi's repression! Stop persecution to...

General strike challenges the BJP led governement

We express strong solidarity with Indian workers and youth who will march, protest and stop work in a nation-wide general strike on September 2, 2015. We publish the statement on the general strike by the organisation New Wave (B-L), with whom the IWL-FI has friendly relations. Background of current strike In May 2014, the general elections brought...

Appeal for solidarity from ASTI workers

We are reproducing the appeal for solidarity by contract workers at ASTI who have been on a hunger strike opposing the conditions of work at the factory of ASTI at Gurgaon. This appeal was first published by the organistion New Wave (B-L) on their website (http://newwavemaha.wordpress.com). An appeal by...

All our support to the contract workers’ struggle!

Contract workers in BSNL are said to number around at least 1 lakh . This huge force of workers are among the most exploited segment of the company’s workforce.  These workers, some of whom have worked for over ten years, remain deliberately exempted from benefits which are guaranteed by...

Message of solidarity to the metro workers of São Paulo, Brazil

To metro workers in Sao Paulo Brazil, The New Wave Bolshevik Leninist, on behalf of the working masses of India greet you. We are a revolutionary organization in India struggling to rebuild the Bolshevik Leninist party in South Asia and the fourth international globally. We express our solidarity with the...

Interview with Dilip Pawar of the VKKS

On the 13th of May, comrade Adhiraj Bose had conducted an interview with Dilip Pawar of the VKKS (Vishwa Kalyan Kamgar Sangathana) which led the previous 50 day work stoppage at Bajaj and is leading the present work stoppage for an indefinite period to pressurize the management of...

Supreme Court rules again that homosexuality is illegal

In making homosexuality illegal in India once again, the Supreme Court is playing a most regressive and reactionary role. We fully and unconditionally condemn the law in place i.e. Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code and call for its immediate repeal. The LGBT rights movement has been building...

Rapes in India: Are the victims to be blamed?

Sexism has been growing worldwide at an alarming rate. But in India it has reached levels of barbarism. In 2011 alone there were more than 24,000 violations, but activists warn that the real figure is much higher. Raping women has become an epidemic in India, with three distinguishing characteristics:...

Railway workers to go on strike!

Under pressure from their workers, the largest railway federation in India, the All India Railway Federation, had conducted a strike ballot on the 21st and 22nd of December.  Most of the workers from all circuits showed enthusiastic participation in the ballot in which almost 80% of the workers voted....

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