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Paris on Fire

On Saturday December 8, a new day of mobilization by the “yellow vests” took place in Paris and other French cities. Their fight had already forced the Emmanuel Macron administration to take a step back on the fuel price increase (demand with which the process began). Although he had...

Macron retreats and suspends the Increase in Fuel Prices

After more than two weeks of strong demonstrations, the Élysée Palace, through the Prime Minister Édouard Philippe, announced the “suspension” during six months of the increase in fuel prices that was foreseen for January 1. Besides, Philippe announced that during the same period, they would not increase gas and...

Uprising in all of France! Let us broaden and organize mobilization!

We publish the statement by Tendency Claire, of the French NPA, about the protests shaking Paris. Mobilization has overcome one step today. Despite repression and rain, the yellow vests have extended throughout France. Anger and rage are enormous. The government evidently lies about the number of protesters: 75,000 in...

Demonstrations in France

A popular uprising started against the increase of the fuel and carburant, against the decrease of the living standards was realized yesterday. It begins slowly this morning. The movement of the large sectors of the masses occurred without any political or syndical or similar organization but only the link...

Internationalist Solidarity with the persecuted militants in Argentina!

OKDE expresses its solidarity with the Argentinian militant workers Daniel Ruiz and Sebastian Romero, members of the Unified Sosialist Workers’ Party, who have been arrested and imprisoned by the Macri government for their participation in the mass workers mobilizations in Argentina.  Daniel Ruiz is a worker and trade unionist in...

From Sweden to Greece: Similarities with Portugal and the world, beginning by Paris

If last year Portugal was news in worldwide press due to the fires it suffered, this year, Greece and Sweden lead the headlines for the worst reason: fires. There are reports on the Azores High, climatic changes, government investments, and the need of a common European policy for Civil...

A Government of Change or a Government of Repression?

Evictions, expulsions, paralyzing weapons, racism, and homophobia. Every day, the coalition government of the League and the Five Star Movement does something to generate an answer from the social movement and a struggle against its policies. With certain satisfaction, we may say the movement is responding very well. After...

Physical Aggression in Bari: an Activist from Communist Alternative was seriously wounded

On Friday September 21, after the participation in the anti-racist demonstration in Bari, a comrade from Communist Alternative, Giacomo Petrelli, was violently assaulted and wounded with bars of Steel, chains and leases, by the fascist group Casapound. Our comrade suffered head injuries and he was taken to the emergency...

Ban the ‘cure’! LGBTQIA+ people are not sick! Capitalism is the illness!

Stockport Alliance For Equality (SAFE) launched its campaign demanding a ban on the so-called the LGBT ‘cure’ in this country, at Stockport Pride in July 2018. Ashley Walker The ‘cure’ ideology (also known as reparative therapy, conversion therapy or the gay ‘cure’), is an archaic remnant from when LGBTQIA+ people were...

The EU and Brexit: What we stand for

The European Union (EU) is a social war machine against the European workers and people. It is a response of the main imperialist European countries to the economic hegemony of the USA that began in the 1920s and was reinforced during and after WWII. Because of the division of...

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