The Lockdown and the Brutal Face of Proletarianization in India

When the first shocking news of the sufferings of migrant workers came out, most of the country and the media was taken aback by the sheer misery of the workers. However, for an observant Marxist, this would have been no surprise. The migrant workers, particularly the overwhelming majority employed...

“OUR” Azerbaijan Problem!

Turkish regime, while going one step back in the Eastern Mediterranean problem, due to the increasing pressures became involved in the problems of Azerbaijan with a new move. Although it is claimed otherwise, it is obvious that there is something beyond diplomatic, political and military support. In fact, Turkey...

A study on the Chinese working class

The main objective of this material is to analyze what happened with the great wave of strikes that swept through China between 2014 and 2016, the current situation of the class struggle in that country, and the course followed by activists and independent trade unions who drove that wave....

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....

People’s Earthquake Relief Center established!

Let’s gather all power to support the affected friends! The National Railway Motive Power Union of Chiba (Doro-Chiba) has decided on the executive committee on March 15th to establish People’s Earthquake Relief Center together with the National Coordinating Center of Labor Unions (NCCLU). Its headquarters is in the office...

Capitalist super-exploitation: The ‘secret’ of the Chinese success

The recent workers’ conflicts at Honda and Foxconn show the secret of the “Chinese miracle”. The result of the return of capitalism in China is that, behind the country’s economic growth rates, there is a huge degradation of working conditions. Most Chinese workers survive with low wages and without basic rights. There...

Workers Roar in India, Tremors Felt in US and Canada

Rico Workers’ Strike in India, Forces Canadian and US Auto Manufacturers to Down Their Shutters!  The ongoing talks for reconciliation between employers and workers of Rico Auto Industries at Manesar, Gurgaon, broke down today as workers refused to relent till their demands were met by the employers, which include a...

Comrade George Gomes: To Socialism!

It was in 2012 that I first met Comrade George Gomes. Around that time, we had published the New Wave's naval mutiny special edition which also featured our stand on the Kashmir question where we also stated our attitude to self-determination. By Adhiraj Bose - New Wave, India. Our first contact...

About North Korea’s situation

On the past few weeks, there has been an intensification of the negotiations between US imperialism and the Kim Jong-un's North Korean regime about the sanctions applied against the country due to its nuclear programme. By POI (Internationalist Workers Party) - Russia.   North Korea has been recently visited by the new...

Decreasing of China’s growth is followed by an increase in working class struggles

The expectations were high when the Chinese government announced on April 14 the 2015 first-quarter growth figures of the country. Governments and banks around the world wanted to know if the reduction in the growth of the Chinese economy, expressed by the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) would be...

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