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Buenaventura Durruti: “Our Means of Struggle Is the Revolution”

We reproduce below a section dedicated to Durruti from the chapter on anarchism in the book “A Silenced Revolution” By Ángel Luis Parras The capitulation of the CNT leadership, its inclusion in the Government of Largo Caballero, was not done without tenacious opposition from the ranks of anarchism. The burden for...

The New Industrial Restructuring and the “Utopian” Way Out

The Alcoa conflict in defense of jobs has uncovered the new industrial reconversion that is taking place. The destruction of the electro-intensive industry that affects 5000 direct workers in Galiza (Alcoa, Ferroatlántica, ENCE, thermoelectric, ...), adds to the lay-off announced by the automaker's industry: 600 workers in Nissan and...

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...

The Collapse of PODEMOS

One of the most notable aspects of the last elections is the collapse of Podemos. In 2015 it obtained 5.2 million votes (only 340,000 less than  PSOE) and won many of the main municipalities. Now, four years later, it has lost 1.5 million votes and has run out of...

Women: General strike or care work strike? A necessary discussion

Like past year, the State Commission for 8M will again call it as a labour, study and consumer strike, and a feminist care work strike. By Laura R. As Corriente Roja we will make every effort for this state-wide and international journey of struggle to be a grand day of demonstrations...

Rose Luxemburg, “For a world where we are socially equal, humanly different and totally free”

When hundreds of women organize to call for an 8M General Strike in Spain and declare that the feminism they fight for is "anti-capitalist, anti-racist and anti-colonialist", we want to remember the figure of this great Polish revolutionary, on the centenary of her murder. By Laura R. One hundred years later,...

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...

Out with this government of corruption, social cuts, and war against Catalonia!

Rajoy’s government, backed up by the King, the PSOE, and Ciudadanos, took one more step passing the 155, which means the intervention of Catalonia. It is the first time in 40 years that we see the intervention of an “autonomous community.” By Corriente Roja.   The worst nationalism is the Spanish one They...

Puigdemont and Junqueras have no right to betray popular sovereignty

The mandate of October 1 and 3 demands to proclaim the Catalan Republic immediately and take urgent measures in favor of the working people. On October 10, the Govern de la Generalitat has betrayed the popular will expressed in the referendum of October 1 and the General Strike of October...

Successful concentration at the Porta del Sol in solidarity with Catalonia

 For over ten days, the Assembly of the Marches of Dignity – Madrid had taken the unanimous decision of calling a concentration on October 1 under the slogan “Madrid for the Right to Decide, Against the Repression.” Por Corriente Roja-Madrid The repressive measures taken by the Spanish State during the previous...

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