Solidarity With the People of Kazakhstan!

By International Labour Network for Solidarity and Struggles - January 8, 2022 The popular revolt in Kazakhstan concerns us. Although the decisive factor was the increase in fuel prices, the revolt is part of a wider context. The movement was built in the workplaces, matured within them, and the workers...

Russian Troops Out of Kazakhstan! Down With the Nazarbayev-Tokayev Government! Long Live the Popular Uprising in Kazakhstan!

Statement from the Independent Workers’ Party – Russia /   January 6, 2022 The insurrection began on January 2nd in the working-class city of Zhanaozen. A spontaneous demonstration by the city’s inhabitants, supported by oil and gas workers, soon spread throughout the country. Popular indignation is directed against poverty and increasing...

North Shropshire by-election: Liberals win with a 34% swing but offer nothing new

Build a national strike movement against Johnson! Bring Johnson and the Tory government down! Peter Windeler – International Socialist League After the Liberal Democrats victory in December in the North Staffordshire by-election, The Observer described the Liberal Democrats as “political gadflies”. As readers probably know, gadflies are the annoying bloodsucking insects that...

On the Immigrant Crisis at the Belarusian-Polish Border

November was a very eventful month in Eastern Europe, where contradictions between the EU and Russia are sharpening in various ways. The clearest expressions of this trend are Russia raising gas prices for Europe, and the crisis on the Belarusian-Polish border, where thousands of immigrants from the Middle East...

Europe at the Epicenter of the Pandemic

Most governments on the European continent had adopted the "pandemic is over" approach grounded on the high vaccination rates. However, reality shows that an ever stronger fourth wave is under way, even in the richest countries like Germany. At the same time, in several countries of the continent there...

Britain is struggling under capitalism

Britain is struggling under capitalism. Recent reports indicate that the Tory party does not even comprehend the struggles of its core voters. The health service is falling apart. The Tory strategy of living with covid has seen many deaths. Even now, the hospitalisation rate is over two times higher...

Giveaway Budget – A big Tory con!

The budget that was announced as a “new age of optimism” on 27 October saw the Tory government steal the clothes of the Labour Party by partially increasing public spending. The Office for Budget Responsibility said the economy is rebounding and expected to grow 6.5% in 2021. Taxes are...

Tory Brexit attacks workers

Brexit has not brought an easy time for workers. With Brexit came greater deregulation and wage cuts through sacking or hire and fire in the private and public sectors. These attacks started during covid and accelerated after Brexit. As a result of sackings, wage freezes and bad conditions there...

Workers Must Fight Back Johnson’s Freedom Day  – Mass Infection is not an Option!

England will be the first country to roll back mandatory safety measures that give protection against Covid-19, by PM Boris Johnson. Scientists and doctors condemn it, as a third wave of the pandemic is rapidly spreading across England. Every disaster film begins with the most informed and socially conscious...

Chad: Political and social crisis and the responsibility of French imperialism

Yves Mwana Mayas Cesar Neto   On April 11, the presidential elections were held in Chad. Idriss Deby Itno, who has been in power for 30 years, was re-elected with 79% of the vote. Despite the victory, French imperialism was surprised by the death of Idriss in a military confrontation with the...

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