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Statement of Solidarity with Popular Mobilizations in Iran

La Voz de l@s Trabajadores/Workers’ Voice supports the struggle of working class people in Iran for political and democratic rights. We support our Iranian comrades in struggle fighting against austerity as expressed in their November 2019 uprising, and we condemn the state-led massacre of protesters. We also support the ongoing working...

Idlib, the Last Battle?

Ten months ago, the Armed Forces of the Syrian Dictatorship and their Russian and Iranian allies began a cowardly and criminal offensive to regain control of the northern province of Idlib.   By Hasan al-Barazili   On the grounds that the Turkish regime does not comply with Sochi's agreement on the free movement...

A Strategy to Fight Back the Deal of the Century! 

On January 28, 2020, U.S. president Donald Trump and Zionist PM Netaniahu announced the so-called “Deal of the Century” which means more apartheid and ethnic cleansing for the Palestinians. Both PA Mahmoud Abbas and the Arab League rejected the deal. What should the Palestinians do?  By Hassan al-Barazili   Firstly, we need to figure...

Revolution and Counterrevolution in the Middle East after Iranian Leader Murder and Plane Shot Down

In the midst of revolutions in Iraq and Lebanon, the strengthening of both American imperialism and the Iranian regime brought about by the assassination of Qassem Suleimani was short-lived. By Hassan al-Barazili At first, President Trump strengthened himself through a power show by cowardly murdering both the top Iranian military commander...

The Murder of Qassem Souleimani and Palestine

The coward assassination of Iran's top military commander Qassem Souleimani by the United States on January 3 divided the main Palestinian political parties. By: Hassan al-Barazili The Palestinian National Authority (PA), led by Mahmoud Abbas, has not issued any statement condemning U.S. imperialist action. The PA's stand represents a capitulation both to...

Soleimani in Syria: A legacy of Death and Devastation

Few individuals have caused as much sheer human suffering in Syria as Qassem Soleimani, the powerful Iranian warlord assassinated on Friday. By Al-Jumhuriya website In many ways, the life of Qassem Soleimani—the immensely powerful Iranian operative killed by a US Reaper drone near Baghdad airport on 3 January—mirrored that of Iran’s Islamic...

No U.S. War on Iran!

Evidence has come to light (NBC news) that President Trump first authorized the assassination of Iranian military leader Qassim Soleimani last June. This effectively undercuts Trump’s story that he ordered the Jan. 3 strike that killed Soleimani to foil an impending Iranian attack on U.S. embassies. By La Voz de...

We reject the U.S. attack and assassination of the Iranian general

The Pentagon confirmed that the U.S. Army, by order of President Donald Trump, is responsible for a drone attack at Baghdad airport that killed General Qasem Soleimani, commander of the elite Al Quds force of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard, in charge of Iran operations abroad. By IWL International Workers League Soleimani...

A Revolution against Sectarianism

The Lebanese Revolution has been one of the centers of class struggle internationally. We selected this chronicle written by activist Joey Ayoub whose account of the events make it possible to figure out the tremendous extension and depth of the revolution. We do not agree with the author when he states...

 Student Solidarity Marches Held Across the Country

Huge numbers of students had taken to the streets to demand their rights. The Student Solidarity March held rallies in almost 40 cities across the country, under the aegis of the Student Action Committee, a national-level representative of smaller students’ organizations. By: Working Class Movement Pakistan (IWL-FI)  29-11-2019   They demanded the...

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