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Trump intensifies trade and class war

Donald Trump is increasing his war on the economic attacks with a proposed bilateral US-Mexico trade deal that replaces the US-Mexico-Canada North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). This forces Mexico to make new concessions, while demanding of Canada, if they are to join, substantial changes to their economic relations...

Socialism Is For Us: Worker’s Voice says Yes to Marxism in America

Thousands of people have taken to the streets the Bay Area this weekend to stand against the far right forces who have come to our community to incite fear, violence, and hatred against what they call “Marxist Terrorism”. By Workers Voice However, these so called patriots do not come here armed...

Turkey: The beginning of the “Raki Effect”?

In 1994, the Mexican financial crisis had a strong international impact called the “tequila effect”. Currently, the crisis lived by the Turkish currency (lira) also begins to expand to other countries. Has the “raki effect” began? By: Alejandro Iturbe The current crisis of the Turkish lira was triggered by the announcement...

G-20 Financial Summit: How to get out of the “storm”?

The Summit of the Economy and Finance ministers and the presidents of the central Banks of the G-20 members carried out in Buenos Aires just ended. An immediate consequence of their conclusions was the drop in the Europe and Japan Stock Markets. By: Alejandro Iturbe As president of the host...

What Lies Behind Trump’s Threat of Trade War?

"We are like the piggy bank that everyone is robbing, but this is over." With these words, US President Donald Trump announced that his country would not sign the G7 summit’s joint statement held in Canada on June 8-9. By Marcos Margarido.   A few hours earlier, Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau...

Mobilization in Repudiation of Trump’s Infamy against Children!

Immigrants’ children caged in the US border We consider Donald Trump’s recent measure unacceptable. With this method, he has separated over 2 thousand children from their parents or tutors in the last 6 weeks, only. The juvenile detention centers where minors and children are secluded are collapsing, and so some...

Trump-Kim Meeting: one more step toward the colonization of North Korea

Amid exchange of pleasant words, the US President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong-un signed an evasive joint statement based on promises from both sides. On denuclearization, the agreement says that North Korea "reaffirms its firm and unwavering commitment to complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula." The United States, in...

Rebuilding the Antiwar Movement: Mass Action and Class Independence

“The master class has always declared the war; the subject class has always fought the battles  ‘Yours not to ask the question why; Yours but to do and die.’ That is their motto, and we object on the part of the awakened workers.” Eugene Debs, 1918. By Orlando Torres.   As we mark the...

The American Dream is Dead

A news called my attention these days: the BBC published an article in its site in Portuguese, informing “In the US, thousands of college students are starving and have no place to sleep.” By Alejandro Iturbe.   The article is based on a recent research made by a professor of the...

Class Wars: A New Hope

By Workers’ Voice Bipartisan Neoliberalism: Decades of Attacks by the Ruling Class The last several decades in the US mark a bipartisan era of neoliberalism, in which austerity measures have eroded public institutions, lowered wages, and swelled income and wealth inequality to historic levels. This convergence of forces intensified with the...

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