HIV Treatment Advances and the Obstacles of Capitalist Oppression and Exploitation

On the last July 7th, researches of the Federal University of São Paulo (Unifesp) have released the results of a very promising study about the treatment of HIV, the virus whose infection, in its last stage, can cause the “Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome”, or AIDS. By Pedro Henrique Ferreira – PSTU...

What Should Be the Revolutionary Policy Regarding the Armed and Security Forces?

The 2011 firefighters' strike in the Brazilian city of Rio de Janeiro, carried out to demand better wages and working conditions, tested to a great extent the positions of the organizations that claim to be revolutionary. The article we reproduce here was published in the magazine Correo Internacional -...

Being HIV Positive Motivates Me Even More To Fight For The Socialist Revolution

To know a little about the reality of those who are HIV positive and, inclusive, about the expectations with the discoveries made by the researchers from the Federal University of State of São Paulo (Unifesp) – see the article – we talked with Felipe Fernandes, 25, a telemarketing operator...

German Imperialism and Volkswagen: Dirty Games Continue

German imperialism and its companies have a long history of land grabbing, theft of mineral and agricultural wealth, as well as overexploitation of workers. And their opponents have been treated with violence, imprisonment, torture, murder and genocide. In this text we make a parallel of this process of colonial...

Covid 19, Religious Fundamentalism, LGBTphobia and Attack on Science

Pandemic, stigmas and prejudices  As it was mentioned in the article “The pandemic of Covid 19 and the LGBTs”, in addition to all the health and socioeconomic issues they are facing, LGBT people still have to deal with stigmas and prejudice, which are being fueled by religious fundamentalists, who, irresponsibly,...
Measures to combat coronavirus in Brazil

Halt Brazil to stop the coronavirus

A general strike is needed to defeat the attacks by Bolsonaro, bosses and the National Congress. It is necessary to use all the resources available in society to fight the pandemic and prevent the social catastrophe and the loss of thousands of lives. It is necessary to apply an emergency...
Bergamo's morgue, Italy

Socialism or Barbarism

The world is plunged into a crisis in which all the consequences are not yet glimpsed. According to Martin Wolf, of the New York Times, in an extreme situation, the pandemic can produce up to 60 million deaths, a number similar to that of the Second World War. This...

Black Lives Also Matter in Brazil

Another case of police brutality against Black Youth in Sao Paulo, Brazil happened on November 30. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup   The Military Police attacked the 5,000-strong DZ7 Funk Party in Paraisopolis shantytown with batons, tear-gas bombs and rubber-bullets. The police blocked the two exits forcing the people to run against each other. Nine...

CSP-Conlutas Addresses World Revolutions

The Brazilian labor federation CSP-Conlutas held its 2019 last meeting on December 12, 2019. Struggles and Revolutions across the world were the key issues on the agenda. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup   Chilean, Colombian, Lebanese, Iraqi, Algerian, Sudanese and Hong-Kong’s revolutions were addressed together with major struggles in France, Catalonia, India, GM autoworkers...

The STF and the rule of law – for the rich, of course

On November 7, Brazil’s Supreme Court ruled defendants could only be imprisoned after all appeals to higher courts had been exhausted. The decision changed its previous position, stating now that an arrest in this circumstance violates the citizen's constitutional right, as his guilt could only be asserted after the...

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