The European Union Crisis

THE European Union (EU) has suffered the worst crisis since its foundation. Far from being temporary, it is its foundations that tremble. By Felipe Alegría – International Courier 22 (special edition on Europe) A mid the depressive wave that began in 2007/08 that is intertwined with the climate emergency, the EU...

EU: privatisation, minijobs and land grab

Since the 1990s German workers have suffered increasingly precarious work, and the German union bureaucracies collaborated in these attacks with the state and big business. For decades there has been increased inequality with rising precarious employment in the form of low-wage work, working poverty, and temporary employment. Peter Windeler –...

Mercosur-EU Agreement: a Bad Deal For the Working Class

European Union and Mercosur officials signed an agreement on July 28 which is meant to increase trade between 28 European countries and the four members of Mercosur (Argentina, Brazil, Paraguay and Uruguay). By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The main benefactor is the European industrial sector as taxes to access Mercosur markets will...

Mercosur and the European Union: One Step More Towards Becoming a Colony

            The free commerce deal between Mercosur and the European Union (EU), announce with fireworks and fanfare by Bolsonaro and celebrated by the press, reaffirms the submission of the country to the big international economic groups. And deepens the role of Mercosur and Brazil as colonies and suppliers of...

Statement: The European Elections Outcome Poses a New Scenario

All supporters of the Europe of capital, on the right and left, have used the chaos of Brexit and the threat of the institutional far-right as the great arguments to re-legitimize the EU and present it as a factor of stability and progress and as a democratic stronghold. They...

May’s resignation is not enough… We want the Tories out!

Theresa May announces her resignation for 6 June, but the Tories are desperately hanging on to power and face turmoil in their efforts to leave the EU. People across the country whether in support of Leave or Remain are withdrawing their support from the mainstream parties who are unable...

EU Elections: We must break with the EU and the Euro to achieve social change and build a Europe of the Workers!

The European Union is a War Machine Against the Working Class and the Peoples of Europe This manifesto sees the light of day amid the French yellow vests battle, the people's movement that faces the Macron’s regime and questions social inequalities. This fight takes place when the French capitalists, trapped...

Brexit: stay in the EU or build a path out for workers?

Brexit (Britain Exit) is the idiom for the United Kingdom leaving the European Union. It became the center of political debate in Europe after the June 23rd, 2016 referendum, called by David Cameron, in which voters had to answer if the UK should stay in or leave the EU....

Europe: crisis, instability and struggles

After the brutal crisis of 2007/2008, the European rulers said it was over, but the economic contradictions are not solved and daily hurt all workers in the continent. Thus, in the European Union for Austerity, the crisis goes on. The Brexit and the struggle of the Yellow Jackets in...

Winds in Europe are blowing in the Right Direction

World economy shows no signs of recovery, and signs of a new recession already appear in the horizon. Governments seek to rescue an EU that founders. While they debate about the Brexit, the working class enters action in France against Macron, overgrowing labor and political bureaucracies By Corriente Roja To the...

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