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 Solidarity
Portuguese dock workers’ indefinite strike

05/05/2016: What we cannot do: leave the dockers alone

  Solidarity

Britain
90th anniversary of epochal general strike

05/05/2016: When workers tasted power

  Britain

Hong Kong
Racist smear campaign against refugees

05/05/2016: Socialist Action (CWI) initiates successful anti-racist march

  Aceh

May Day 2016
Rallies and marches mark international workers' day

04/05/2016: Photo gallery of CWI's global May Day participation

  May Day

Ireland
Water charges suspended

03/05/2016: Protest movement and boycott force huge Establishment parties climb down

  Ireland Republic

Britain
'Slow coup' against left Labour leader

02/05/2016: Anti-Semitism charges a cynical campaign by right-wing to ditch Jeremy Corbyn

  Britain

May Day 2016
The idea of May Day on the march

01/05/2016: "The brilliant idea of May Day is the immediate stepping forward of the proletarian masses"

  May Day

Israel/Palestine
The Marxist left, the national conflict and the
Palestinian struggle

29/04/2016: The necessity of a class approach and a socialist alternative

  Israel / Palestine

Austria
Stop the rise of the far right!

27/04/2016: Against Hofer, the government and the system of the super-rich!

  Austria

Greece
Athens bus cleaners hold solid 48 hour strike

27/04/2016: Workers resist inhuman working conditions and violation of working rights

  Greece

France
One-day strike set for 28 April

26/04/2016: A final stage before indefinite action against Hollande’s government?

  France

Germany
Huge protest against TTIP deal

25/04/2016: For decisive unions’ action to stop bosses’ plans!

  Germany

Britain
Jeremy Corbyn’s EU u-turn

23/04/2016: The bosses’ EU is no friend of workers

  Britain

Belgium
New major social conflict in the making

22/04/2016: Second action plan needed to stop the Michel government

  Belgium

US
The un-Democratic Primary

22/04/2016: Why we need new party of the 99%

  US

South Africa
Zuma & the ANC must fall

22/04/2016: Build a socialist mass workers party for a government of the working class

  South Africa

 Video
Paul Murphy speaks on Brexit referendum and for a socialist Europe

21/04/2016: Socialist Party TD (MP) exposes real nature of EU in Irish parliament

  Europe, Video

Iceland
Mass protests continue

21/04/2016: CWI’s programme explained

  Iceland

India
Workers oppose Modi proposals

21/04/2016: Eye-witness account of successful protest

  India

 Video
Peter Taaffe debates with Paul Mason on BBC TV

20/04/2016: Socialist Party General Secretary debates with author and journalist on revolutionary socialism today

  Britain, Video

 Sudan
Solidarity from the Education Rights Campaign (ERC) - Nigeria with the student protests in Khartoum

20/04/2016: The ERC, the national student campaign linked to the DSM (CWI in Nigeria) is displaying its support for the student movement in Sudan

  Nigeria, Solidarity, Sudan

Poland
Anger at abortion ban plan

20/04/2016: Protests and a new spontaneous movement for abortion rights erupt

  Poland

 Sudan
Solidarity with the students’ protests!

19/04/2016: Free all arrested students now

  Solidarity, Sudan

Iran
Jailed trade unionists announce start of hunger strikes on April 29

19/04/2016: Statement by Jafar Azimzadeh, a leader of the Free Union of Iranian Workers, and Esmail Abdi, a leader of the Iranian Teachers Trade Association

  Iran

Capitalism
a failing system

18/04/2016: A new book, The Rise and Fall of American Growth, analyses the downward course of the US economy – and the limits of the whole capitalist system

  Review, US

 Video
Socialist TV appearance ’goes viral’ in US

18/04/2016: FOX interview with Darletta Scruggs, Socialist Alternative member, viewed millions of times

  US, Video

Cuba
Obama’s visit

16/04/2016: Easing of embargo to promote US capitalist interests

  Cuba

Burma
Democrats have historic majority in parliament

16/04/2016: But army remains powerful force

  Burma

Belgium
Successful ‘Socialism 2016’ weekend event

14/04/2016: Inequality, war and insecurity show the urgency of the struggle for socialism

  Belgium

Review
’Militant’ by Michael Crick

14/04/2016: Lessons of Militant vital for anti-austerity struggles today

  Britain, History, Review

Britain
Panama Papers reveal corrupt system of the 1%

13/04/2016: Build a party in the interests of the millions not the millionaires

  Britain

France
Workers and youth on the streets

12/04/2016: Full-scale struggle with ‘Socialist’ government erupting

  France

Hong Kong
Panama Papers: Hong Kong protest

12/04/2016: “Tax the rich” shout protesters at Mossack Fonseca’s Hong Kong office

  Hong Kong

Europe

Britain: 90th anniversary of epochal general strike

05/05/2016, When workers tasted power
Peter Taaffe, Socialist Party (CWI England & Wales) general secretary

France: Striking workers join students and youth in mass demonstrations

04/05/2016, Build a general strike movement!
Naomi Byron, Paris (first published in The Socialist)

Ireland: Water charges suspended

03/05/2016, Protest movement and boycott force huge Establishment parties climb down
Katia Hancke, Socialist Party (CWI Ireland), Dublin

Britain: 'Slow coup' against left Labour leader

02/05/2016, Anti-Semitism charges a cynical campaign by right-wing to ditch Jeremy Corbyn
Hannah Sell, Socialist Party deputy general secretary

Austria: Stop the rise of the far right!

27/04/2016, Against Hofer, the government and the system of the super-rich!
Tilman Ruster, SLP (CWI in Austria)

Greece: Athens bus cleaners hold solid 48 hour strike

27/04/2016, Workers resist inhuman working conditions and violation of working rights
Apostolos Kasimeris (Board Member of OASA’s Athens Bus Workers’ Union) and Eleni Mitsou (Xekinima - CWI Greece)

France: One-day strike set for 28 April

26/04/2016, A final stage before indefinite action against Hollande’s government?
Alex Rouillard, Gauche Revolutionnaire (CWI in France)

Germany: Huge protest against TTIP deal

25/04/2016, For decisive unions’ action to stop bosses’ plans!
Angelika Teweleit, Socialist Alternative (SAV- the CWI in Germany)

Britain: Jeremy Corbyn’s EU u-turn

23/04/2016, The bosses’ EU is no friend of workers
Hannah Sell, Socialist Party deputy general secretary

Belgium: New major social conflict in the making

22/04/2016, Second action plan needed to stop the Michel government
Els Deschoemacker, LSP/PSL (CWI in Belgium)

Video: Paul Murphy speaks on Brexit referendum and for a socialist Europe

21/04/2016, Socialist Party TD (MP) exposes real nature of EU in Irish parliament
socialistworld.net

Iceland: Mass protests continue

21/04/2016, CWI’s programme explained
Jonas Brännberg, Rättvisepartiet Socialisterna (CWI Sweden), in Reykjavik

Video: Peter Taaffe debates with Paul Mason on BBC TV

20/04/2016, Socialist Party General Secretary debates with author and journalist on revolutionary socialism today
socialistworld.net

Poland: Anger at abortion ban plan

20/04/2016, Protests and a new spontaneous movement for abortion rights erupt
Paul Newberry, Alternatywa Socjalistyczna (CWI in Poland)

Belgium: Successful ‘Socialism 2016’ weekend event

14/04/2016, Inequality, war and insecurity show the urgency of the struggle for socialism
PSL-LSP (CWI in Belgium)

Review: ’Militant’ by Michael Crick

14/04/2016, Lessons of Militant vital for anti-austerity struggles today
Peter Taaffe, Socialist Party (CWI in England & Wales) general secretary

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