Argentina | 20 years of the Argentinazo, Memories, and Lessons

December 8, 2021 During the 90s, Carlos Menem’s government unleashed a neoliberal offensive on our country. Once taking power, he allied himself with Alsogaray (a mix of Macri and Milei of yesteryear, a servant of all dictatorships), privatized national industries, handed over our sovereignty to foreign capital, accelerated the transition...

Preliminary Results for the National Election in Argentina

While the primaries (called the “PASO” as a Spanish acronym) caught the country with surprising electoral upsets for the governing coalition,, Frente De Todos (Everybody’s Front), the similar results in the general election on 14 November were less shocking. The turnout was 5 per cent higher than the primary...

J’accuse!

To the Judiciary, to the usual politicians, to the repressive forces, to the treacherous leadership... By PSTU-Argentina Daniel Ruiz’ and César Arakaki’s trials are in their final stages. After 13 months and 1 month of imprisonment respectively. After 45 hearings with dozens of witnesses. After almost 4 years of persecution of...

October 18 Unitary Rally: Free Sebastián Romero and Nullify Daniel Ruiz and Cesar Arakaki’s Trial!

The trial against Daniel Ruiz and César Arakaki is on its final days. The trial is plagued with irregularities at the service of the Prosecutor Juan García Elorreo and endorsed by Judge Javier Ríos. The Judge accepted one hundred witnesses presented by the Prosecutor, mostly policemen and public defender...

Legal Abortion in Argentina: A Great Victory

By the Unified Socialist Workers’ Party of Argentina (PSTU, Spanish: Partido Socialista de los Trabajadores Unificado) and Lucha Mujer (English: Women’s Struggle), translated to English by Dolores Underwood The days prior to December 29th were filled with anxiety, doubt, and sleepless nights: would this be the moment that all our...

Maradona: The Idol, the Man

The death of Diego Armando Maradona had a worldwide impact. Millions of people cried, and not only the sports media, but also the international press dedicated its headlines to him. A very controversial figure during his life, the polemics continued with his death. By: IWL-FI Women International Secretariat Some media published...

The Leftwing and Its Capitulation Facing the Police Conflict

The latest police conflict (TN: policemen strike action in Buenos Aires in September 2020) raised concerns among all the regime's politicians. A joint backlash was orchestrated by the regime politicians (using as an excuse the policemen demonstration in front of Quinta de Olivos - the presidential residence). This backlash...

Free Sebastian Romero

In May 30, the Interpol and the Uruguayan and Argentinian police arrested the PSTU leader. By: Executive Committee – PSTU Argentina 29 months have passed since December 18, 2017, when the Cambiemos government, with Macri and Bullrich, tried, upon requests by the IMF and the big companies, to change even more...

URGENT: Free Sebastián Romero Now!

Today comrade Sebastián Romero was arrested in Uruguay. See FULL report live today at 7pm (Buenos Aires time) at (https://www.facebook.com/PSTUARG) Today our comrade Sebastián Romero was detained in Uruguay. Sebastián has been persecuted politically since December 18, 2017 for having participated with thousands of workers in the mobilization against the pension...

D18 on Trial | We Will Accuse Them

Last Monday, December 2, the defense team of our comrade Daniel Ruíz, taken ahead by Martín Alderete, from CADEP, and Mario Villareal, from the PSTU, presented a request for the annulment of the trial as far as what is actually on trial is the right to protest. By PSTU-Argentina To take this farce ahead,...

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