Kirchnerism leaves a country much more dependent on imperialism

In one of her endless speeches delivered by nationwide TV chain, the Argentinian president Cristina Kirchner shows us a picture of a country that is marvelous for the people, where it is supposed that only the rich and powerful people complain. And yet everyday reality reveals a totally...

Recovered Brukman factory: Neither closing nor auction

For several years, the worker Cooperative 18 de Diciembre, former Brukman textile factory has suffered a constant pressure from the lawyer Luis Caro and the Board of Directors of the cooperative to abandon our policy of pushing through production being state suppliers.  They boycotted everything we have tried: we...

50 years of the rebel Mafalda

It was on September 29, 1964 in Argentina. The bold little girl of six years appeared to question the world. It was Mafalda, who loves the Beatles, peace, the rights of children and women. But hates injustice, soup and James Bond. She lived with her parents and three years...

External Debt: Not a penny to the vulture funds!

The recent decision of the Supreme Court of the U.S., endorsing the decision previously made by the judge Griesa, ruled that the Argentinean government must pay the entire bill claimed by the Vulture Fundsthat didn’t accept the last bonds swap.  This rule is a new leap forward in the...

Millions of Votes Against Government’s Austerity

In a historical result for the so called " hard left ", the Left Front and the Workers (FIT) far exceeded the results obtained in primary elections, for senators and representatives, held in August this year.  It got more than a million votes nationwide, a workbench with four national...

Bergoglio elected Pope: Why and what for?

Surprise and amazement divided into equal parts. There wasn’t any prognostic or betting on him. The media started celebrating, skeptical yet, the election of the "Argentinean Pope." Then it was remembered that in the 2005 election he had been the top two among the Cardinals, after the German Ratzinger,...

800 in Buenos Aires and 350 in Madrid Attend 30th Anniversary of IWL Meetings.

The event at the Unione Benevolenza hall in Buenos Aires on 1 December was a day worthy to be written in the history book. “This a traditional Argentine working class area” said Alicia Sagra, Argentine trotskyist leader who led the commemoration. After showing a video on the history of...

Ceremony celebrating the 30th anniversary of IWL gathers over than 800 people in Buenos Aires

Ceremony on December 1st touched everyone present and those who have followed the ceremony over the Internet It was a day worthy to be written in the book of history. Not only in the history of the Workers International League, but all the more than 800 people crammed into the...

In Face of the Expropriation of 51% of Repsol-YPF

Reject the threats of Spanish and European imperialism. Not a single penny to the looters! Nationalizeall the hydrocarbonswithout any payment! In face of the Argentine government measures, the company Repsol YPF, the Spanish government and his King, along with the European Economic Community have threatened our country with punishments and sanctions. We...

Union and users fight against 127% increase

The underground workers’ trade union (AGTSyP) informed us that a multi-sector front, consisting  of social movements, students, organizations in defence of consumers, trade unions and political parties has been formed to repudiate the increase of the underground fares and are demanding a public audience NOW! Activists of the “multi-sector”...

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