Paraguayan Labor Stands For Impeachment of Mario Abdo Benitez!

Militant Paraguayan Labor Federation CCT Issued a statement denouncing Paraguayan authorities for the secret agreement with Brazilian administration about bi-national Itaipu dam. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The secret agreement would make electricity bills 40% higher for Paraguayan people. The main beneficiary would be a Brazilian energy company whose owner is a member...

A successful strike is vital for Paraguayan people

   A meeting of five Trade Unions’ Federations decided to call a general strike on December 21 & 22. This is the second motion of this kind taken against the Horacio Cartes government’s economic plan, and its anti-union, anti-social measures. Although this resolution took a long time to pass (ou to be moved), due to the hesitation of some federations’ leaders, and to the treason of others,...

Why we quit the Social and Popular Block?

Last 9th of August, a general plenary meeting voted a proposal posed by the leadership of the Social and Popular Block (BSP) to promote an alliance with the concord of the neoliberal and fascist parties. This decision was based on a written report put forward by the leaders of...

Motion of support to Paraguayan workers’ general strike

CSP-Conlutas and other affiliated entities signing this motion express our total support and unconditional solidarity to Paraguayan workers, and to members of CCT (Working Class Federation), currently preparing a general strike for December 21st and 22nd. Austerity plan implemented here in Brazil was also being implemented in Paraguay. To...

Paraguay: Down with Mario Abdo’s Government! Down with Cartes and his Gang!

On March 5th, we participated in a massive demonstration in Asunción against Mario Abdo Benítez’s corrupt, criminal government. Thousands of young people from diverse backgrounds went out into the streets to display their rage against the government and to shout “Everyone must go, don’t let anyone stay!”   Statement of The...

Book Addresses the Paraguayan War

The book “The War Against the Triple Alliance” by Marxist author Ronald Leon Nuñez was launched in Assunción last August 14, 2019. By CSP-Conlutas Media Workgroup The War was fought between Paraguay and the triple alliance of Brazil, Argentina and Uruguay backed by the British between 1864 and 1870. It is considered...

Cartes’ Resignation is a Victory of the People’s Resistance!

  The task will be completed when we defeat the amendment. Cartes’ announcement that he will not be candidate to the Presidency of the Republic in 2018 (- 2023) is a resounding victory achieved by broad sectors of the working people, specially the youth, which expressed in all possible ways its...

We repudiate the murder of Rodrigo and Libertad! Immediate Freedom to the Ones Detained!

The brutal assault carried by Cartes, Lugo and Llano caused the justified rebellion of thousands of people, most of them youth, in a clear opposition to the approval of the Constitutional Amendment passed in less than 30 minutes; rebellion that developed to the point of setting the Congress on...

The Working People of Paraguay Lead the Way Against the Pandemic

The political developments that have occurred in Paraguay since March 5th deserve the attention of all working class organizations in South America and the world. The outbreak of struggle across the country displays what is currently the highest level of resistance against capitalist governments’ criminal COVID-19 polices.   By Daniel Sugasti,...

Open Letter from a Paraguayan to the Brazilian Working Class on Itaipu

"A nation cannot become free and at the same time continue to oppress other nations"                                   (On Poland - Friedrich Engels - 1847) "No nation can be free if it oppresses other nations"     ...

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