Paris Commune 150: the Economics

Today is the 150th anniversary of the beginning of the Paris Commune.  The Commune (Council) was formed as result of what should be considered the first uprising and revolution led by the working class in history.  This new class was the product of the industrial revolution in the capitalist mode...

Interview with Yellow Vest Activist: Macron Out!

Socialist Voice (SV) interviewed Philippe who is a teacher and trade unionist (a member of Sud Education and the Solidaires union central), an active member of the yellow vest struggle in France. By ISL - Britain SV: The yellow vest struggle started on 17 November 2018, with a huge outburst of anger...

The prohibition of burqini: the tip of the iceberg of gender Islamophobia

The islamophobic discrimination to the Muslims by the French government does not even stop for vacations. The images of the armed French police in a beach of Nice, forcing a woman to take off her hijab and sanctioning her with a fine, have ran around the social networks. This...

French organizations launch “La Coupe Est Pleine!”

In France an unitary collective called La Coupe Est Pleine was formed, gathering trade unions, social and political organizations that support the Brazilian social movements, which face a strong repression because of the FIFA's World Cup. The Trade Unions Solidaires and the Federation of Trade Unions Sud-Rail take part...

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