Stop the Criminal Repression of the Duque Government!

Victory to the Colombian Working Class!     At the highest peak of the Covid 19 pandemic, Ivan Duque’s government introduced a tax overhaul bill that would raise the value added tax (IVA) on basic goods and public utilities, including eggs, coffee, and milk, while maintaining the country’s bloated military budget and...

The Foretold Tragedy of Metro Line 12

Responsible: the capitalists and all their subservient governments On the night of Monday the 3rd, the horror at the images of the accident swept the country and the world. Popular indignation grew as the first figures of dead and wounded were made public. But these figures are growing and are...

SOS Colombia: Stop the Massacre, no to the militarisation of cities

Four days after the massive protests of the National Strike, the Duque government has ordered the militarisation of the cities to contain the mobilisations that continue despite having been brutally attacked by the National Police, which have already killed 35 people, arrested 400, more than ten young people injured...

Leaders Summit on Climate: End Capitalism to Prevent a Climate Catastrophe

The Leaders Summit on Climate was held on 21-22 April, to prepare for the Climate Conference of the United Nations (UN), the COP26, scheduled for November in Glasgow (UK). The meeting was marked by the return of the United States, under Joe Biden, to the Paris Agreement. According to...

Feasting on coffins: billionaires surge during the pandemic

In one year, the Covid-19 pandemic has killed almost 3 million people in the world, around 350,000 of them in Brazil, which today carries the shameful mark of being responsible for one-third of the daily deaths caused by the coronavirus. Meanwhile, if it were not enough for us to...

Brazil | Cornered and in Crisis, Bolsonaro Continues His Authoritarian Threats

  By PSTU Brazil, translated to English by Carlos Jara Bolsonaro’s government is an authoritarian government that rose to power in the middle of a crisis of the economy, of society, and of Brazil’s political institutions, calling for the return of a dictatorial regime supported by the military, despite lacking sufficient...

Chile | María Rivera, an Independent and Revolutionary Constituent Assembly Candidate

Statement by the International Workers' Movement (MIT) Chile, translated to English by Tara Although more than a year has passed since the start of the revolution in October 2019, we have seen that our most fundamental problems have yet to be resolved. Moreover, political and business elites are as corrupt...

Chile | The Pandemic is Killing Detainees: Free Political Prisoners and Expand Sanitation Regulations to Jails Now!

To counter the open revolution that has broken out in Chile over the past year, President Sebastián Piñera, like many other politicians in that country, has embraced a murderous political program of attacking protestors. By International Workers' Movement (MIT) Chile If our comrades remain imprisoned and eventually succumb to COVID,...

Paraguay | Peripheral Capitalism And The Pandemic

Since March 5th, thousands have had enough of Mario Abdo Benítez and the Colorado Party’s corruption and inaction regarding the COVID-19 pandemic and have taken to the streets. The unacceptable deterioration of millions of people’s living conditions and the collapse of the healthcare system are entirely the fault of...

Brazil: Regarding the Annulment of Lula’s Conviction

Minister Edson Fachin, anticipating a judgment from the Supreme Federal Tribunal (SFT) regarding the suspension of ex-judge Sérgio Moro, has decided to rule that the 13th Court of Curitiba was incompetent with respect to its rulings regarding ex-president Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva of the Workers’ Party (PT) during...

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